According to a statement from the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, foreigners can now register for the Hajj.
Only the original digital portal, Nusuk, is authorized by the ministry to accept reservations for pilgrims traveling from Europe, the Americas, and Australia for the Hajj.
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On February 8, 2023, the registration period officially began; it will end when the deadline has passed. One of the largest annual gatherings of Muslims visiting the Saudi Arabian holy city of Mecca is the Hajj.
The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has taken a number of measures to guarantee that the pilgrimage is carried out safely and effectively despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The ministry has made it clear that all foreign pilgrims must use the Nusuk platform to make their reservations and submit their registration paperwork.
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The Nusuk platform provides pilgrims with a range of services, including information on visa requirements, vacation packages, and other crucial facts. The platform aims to make pilgrims’ ability to book a Hajj package simpler and much more accessible.
Furthermore, the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has made it clear that almost all foreign pilgrims must adhere to the COVID-19 safety regulations, which include requirements for routine testing, mask use, and socioeconomic distancing.