Umrah is a Pious Journey
that every Muslim wants to carry once in their lifetime. However, while opting for Umrah you need to follow Some Protocols
among which are the Vaccination
protocol. Before leaving for Umrah there are Some Vaccinations
which you need to do Before Boarding
for the Umrah journey. Some of them are as under :
- Seasonal Flu Shot
You should get your Seasonal Flu Shot done to protect yourself from severe influenza diseases.
- Pneumococcal Vaccine
This vaccine is recommended to adults aged 65 and above. A person suffering from any of the diseases like diabetes or a lung, kidney, liver, or heart disease, or those who have a weak immune system must do this vaccine almost 2 weeks before their Hajj journey.
- Yellow fever
All travellers arriving at the kingdom from countries or areas at risk of yellow fever must present a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate. The vaccination should be done before10 days or 10 years before arrival to the kingdom.
- Meningococcal Meningitis
All the travellers travelling to the kingdom need to have a dose of Meningococcal Meningitis in order to get protected against meningitis.
However, vaccinations are Added
due to the Epidemic
that prevails in some countries and when such a Thing Happens
in any country you are advised to take a Dose
of that vaccine. Such as when the world suffer from Covid 19
Saudi Arabia set the precautions which were needed to Adhere
by each and everyone entering the Kingdom. That every time the person who enters into the Kingdom whether to perform Holy Rituals
i.e. Umrah/Hajj or a person who was Working
there was advised to Present
the Covid 19 Vaccine Certificate
while applying for Saudi Arabia Visa. If a person was having Covid 19 vaccine certificate he was Allowed
to visit the Kingdom otherwise he was Not Able
to enter Saudi Arabia. So if you want to have a visit to Saudi Arabia then Vaccinations
are a must.