10 DAY PACKAGE SUMMARY
Begin your trip on 4th Zul-Hijjah - 6th Zul-Hijjah in Medinah Munawara. You will stay at the 5-Star Mövenpick Hotel in front of the Holy Mosque and depart to Makkah for Umrah from our Hilal Apartment Hotel in Shishah, close to Jamarat. From 8th Zul-Hijjah- 12th Zul-Hijjah, you will stay in our American tents in front of Jamarat with access to your Hilal Hajj Apartment Hotel throughout your stay in Makkah. Depart from Jeddah on August 16th, 2019.
August 5th - August 16th, 2019
2 NIGHTS 5-Star Mövenpick Hotel
4 NIGHTS Hilal Apartment Hotel
5 NIGHTS Manasik of Hajj/Super Deluxe camps in front of Jamarat
Super Deluxe Hilal Arafat Camp & Hilal Space in Muzdalifah
Access to Hilal Deluxe Apartment Hotel at all times
New York – DC – Chicago – Houston – Dallas
USA ⇨ MED / JED ⇨ USA
QUAD ROOM $7,295/-
TRIPLE ROOM $7,595/-
DOUBLE ROOM $7,995/-
10 DAYS PACKAGE FEATURESAugust 5th - August 7th in Madinah
- Stay at 5-Star Anwar Al Madinah Mövenpick Hotel
August 7th to August 16th in Makkah
- Access to Hilal Apartment Hotel
- Access to exclusive Hilal Hajj camps in American tents
- Located about an hour’s walk from Jamarat
- Featuring air-conditioned, prefabricated units constructed with drywall for added privacy and comfort
- Mina Camp: Foam mattresses and sofa bed accommodations
- Arafat Camp: Private, furnished, air-conditioned Hilal Hajj tents
⦁ Breakfast and dinner buffets will be provided during stays at 5-star hotels
⦁ Breakfast, lunch, and dinner (boxed meals) will be provided in Mina and the Hilal Deluxe Apartment Hotel
⦁ Breakfast and lunch will be provided in Arafat
Additional core features and services:
⦁ A dedicated agent throughout the booking process, as well as a dedicated group leader for your Hajj trip
⦁ A variety of helpful Hajj tutorial sessions prior to your trip, such as webinars, in-person seminars, live video sessions, conference calls, and the Hilal Hajj forum
⦁ Dedicated, qualified Imams to provide spiritual guidance throughout your trip
⦁ Worry-free Hilal Hajj luggage management and transportation
⦁ Efficient Hilal Hajj team and staff members to assist you at all times
Hilal Hajj provides you with the following:
⦁ Educational Hajj materials prior to your trip
⦁ Ihram for male pilgrims in Medinah
⦁ Prayer rug for female pilgrims
⦁ Zamzam water to bring back home
⦁ Hilal Hajj drawstring shoe bag & other miscellaneous items.
Exclusions:⦁ Hajj draft fee ($350)
⦁ If you performed Hajj in the last 3 years (2015, 2016, 2017), the Ministry of Hajj will charge a Hajj Visa fee ($535)
⦁ Sacrifice ($190)
⦁ Domestic flights to international gateways or cities other than Chicago, Houston, New York, Washington D.C., and Dallas
⦁ KSA taxes: 5% VAT Tax and 5% Municipality Tax, which amount to $600/-
DAY 1: MEDINAH ARRIVALUpon your arrival at Madinah Airport, and after the Saudi Immigration & Customs process, the Hilal Hajj airport staff will greet you and escort you, via buses, to your hotel.
Wednesday, August 5th, 2019
DAY 2: ZIYARAT OF MEDINAHThe Quba Mosque, in the outlying environs of Madinah, Saudi Arabia, is the oldest mosque in the world that dates to the lifetime of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
Jannat al-Baqi is a cemetery in Madinah located southeast of the Masjid al-Nabawi. The mosque is built where the Islamic prophet Muhammad used to live and is currently buried.
Masjid al-Qiblatayn, or the Mosque of the Two Qiblas, is a mosque in Medinah that is historically important for Muslims as the place where, after the Islamic Prophet Muhammad received the command
Day 3: DEPARTURE TO MAKKAH AL-MUKARRAMAH/UMRAH ⦁ Hilal Hajj will take care of your Passports, Insha'Allah
Wednesday, August, 7th, 2019
⦁ You will be transported from your hotel to Miqat via buses, accompanied by Hilal Hajj staff
⦁ You will depart to Makkah by Hilal Hajj Air-Conditioned, private buses
⦁ You will check in to the Apartment Building Hotel located 25 minutes outside of Jamarat
⦁ Once ready, you will proceed with your assigned Hilal Hajj group leader to perform Umrah.
DAY 4: MAKKAH Enjoy the magnificence and vibrant energy of Makkah, The Honored City, with the special convenience of your Apartment Hotel accomodations near Jamarat.
Thursday, August 8th, 2019
DAY 5: DEPARTURE TO MINA Before Fajr, Hilal Hajj private buses will transport you to the private Hilal Mina camp, where you will be directed to your air-conditioned tent featuring plush foam mattress sofa-beds.
Friday, August 9th 2019
- Breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided in Mina and Hilal Deluxe Apartment Hotel as boxed meals in Mina
- Breakfast and lunch will be provided in Arafat
- Snacks, fruits, and refreshments will always be available.
DAY 6: ARAFAT & MUZDALIFAToday is Arafat. The Prophet (PBUH) reportedly said, “The Hajj is Arafat.” On this day, Muslims around the world will fast in solidarity in observance. They were all invited; however, Allah Subhana O Tala has permitted you to enter his house safely. Today is your day. Ask Allah for anything—for yourself or for anybody. Ask for forgiveness with sincerity, and ask for Almighty to accept your Hajj. Your day will consist of the following:
Saturday, August 10th, 2019
Arafat in the early morning
- Your group will depart for Arafat using the Al Masher Train
- Breakfast and lunch will be served at the Hilal hajj Private Arafat Camp
- Snacks, fruits, and refreshments will be available all day
Muzdalifa after Sunset
- Your group will depart for Muzdalifa using the Al-Masher Train
Muzdalifa (overnight stay & return to Mina)
- Your group will return to Mina after Fajr – Perform first Rami on your way to Hilal Hajj Mina camp. Hilal Hajj also offers the option to depart Muzdalifa after 1AM for elderly and Hujjaj with health conditions.
DAY 7: EID & MENA & TAWAAF EL-EFADAUpon arrival in Mina, we will guide you to the Jamaraat to perform Ramii (Aqabah). You can trim or shave your hair afterwards. Transportation will be available to take you for Tawaf El Efada as per the schedule provided by your group leader.
Sunday, August 11th, 2019
DAYS 8-10: MINA Perform your Ramii at all three Jamaraat.
Monday, August 12th – Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
DAY 11: Hajj Farewell DinnerAfter performing your last Rami, you will continue to stay in our Hilal Deluxe Apartment Hotel for farewell dinner and gifts.
Thursday, August 15th, 2019
DAY 12: TAWAF AL-WADA⦁ Rest and relax in your Hilal Deluxe Apartment Hotel in Sheesha
Friday, August 16th, 2019
⦁ Perform your last Tawaf Al-Wada and then continue to stay in our Hilal Deluxe Apartment Hotel for your departure date (based on your airline itinerary)
⦁ Hilal Hajj buses will be available to transport you to Jeddah airport for your flights home
⦁ Insha'Allah, you will have unforgettable Hajj memories and form lifetime friendships. However, it is time to say your Salaams and prepare to step back into the world (as a newborn)
⦁ May Allah grant us a safe & easy journey and accept our Hajj. Ameen.