Some websites and social media pages circulated the prices of Umrah programs for the current season, coinciding with the official announcement of Umrah regulations for this year. The Media Center of the Council of Ministers contacted the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, which denied the news.
Stressing that it is not correct to determine the prices of the Umrah programs for the current season, coinciding with the official announcement of Umrah controls for this year, explaining that the prices circulated for Umrah programs for the current season are not issued by the Ministry, stressing that the Ministry has no income or relationship with setting Umrah prices and that every tourism company sets Various programs for Umrah, which are placed on the Egyptian portal for Umrah, so that the pilgrim can choose what suits him from these programs, via the following link: “umrah.eg”, which will include all the details of these programs in terms of prices, accommodation, booking dates, travel back and forth, and the services provided since booking until the end of the trip.
In a related context, the regulations governing the implementation of Umrah trips for the months of Rajab, Sha’ban and Ramadan of the current Hijri year were announced, in light of the precautionary measures that contribute to preserving the health of citizens.
We appeal to all media and social media users to investigate accuracy and objectivity in publishing news, and to communicate with the concerned authorities to ensure before publishing information that is not based on any facts, and that leads to damage to Egypt’s tourism reputation, and in the event of any inquiries or complaints, please refer to the Ministry’s website ( antiquities.gov.eg), and to report any rumors or false information, please send to the WhatsApp numbers of the Media Center of the Council of Ministers (01155508688 -01155508851) 24 hours a day, seven days a week, or via e-mail ([email protected] ).