When is the best time to perform Umrah?

Umrah is the second largest pilgrimage of Islam. It is also called minor pilgrimage in Islam. It is the great Sunnah of the Holy Prophet (SAW). It is also known as the lesser pilgrimage. Every year millions of Muslims reach the Haram of Makkah to fulfill their spiritual desire to see the Holy Kaaba at least once in their lifetime. Unlike Hajj, the pilgrimage of Umrah can be performed anytime throughout the year.

Everyone performs this religious journey in a sound financial situation. The people consult certified travel agencies to book Umrah packages that are according to their budget. This 2022, as many Muslims are intending to head to Makkah, it is strongly recommended to book your 10 Nights 5 Star Umrah Package 2022 this time for your special spiritual time at the holiest land on Earth.

 There are different Umrah packages. You can also perform Umrah for three days. However, to maximize your spiritual and soul-soothing experience, you should go for at least 10 nights. It is because it is a very important journey. Allah (SWT) is giving you a golden chance to feast your eyes with the magnificent view of the grandest Kaaba.  You can go anytime you want. However, there are some ideal days that are suitable to have a soul-soothing Umrah journey.

Best Time to Perform Umrah

You can plan your Umrah journey, on the following days to have a carefree spiritual spree of Holy Kaaba.

Ramadan

Ramadan is the best time of the year to offer prayers, do good deeds and perform Umrah. In this month, there is a multifold increase in rewards of everything good we do. So, millions of Muslims strive really hard to book their Umrah in this blessed month of Ramadan. In this regard, the Holy Prophet (SAW) has said that “Umrah during Ramadan is equal to Hajj” (Al-Tirmidhi). However, it is strongly suggested that you must book your package earlier if you are intending to perform your Umrah in Ramadan. It is because, the Muslim devotees from every nook and corner of this world are eager to have their Umrah in Ramadan. It may create trouble if you strive to book your Ramadan Umrah nick of time.

Summer Holidays

If you are unable to book your Umrah in Ramadan, then you can book this spiritual travel in the summers of 2022. In Ramadan, the Saudi holy cities are overcrowded. And furthermore, due to the busy official schedule it may be difficult to plan Umrah in this holiest month. So if you are willing to spend your summer holidays in Makkah, it is another good idea to perform Umrah. Unlike the springs, the months from June to August are comparatively less busy and less crowded. It is suitable time if you are going alone.

Winters

After the rush of Hajj in dhul Hajj, many people plan to have a hassle-free time in the vicinity of the Holy Kaaba. If you don’t find time in summers, then you can plan your Umrah in winters as well. Moreover, it is the best time if you are planning Umrah with your family.