Low Cost Travel Packages Now Available for Umrah and Annual Hajj Pilgrimages


Markham, ON -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/24/2017 -- The Umrah is a pilgrimage to Makkah performed by Muslims between the Islamic months of Safar and Ramadhan. Muslims from around the world participate in Umrah and Hajj pilgrimages to Makkah every year. For anyone planning to make the pilgrimage this year and still needing to arrange their trip, Gala Travels' newly upgraded and rebranded website dedicated to Umrah pilgrimages,, is the top website for planning the journey, making travel arrangements, and gathering as much information as possible in preparing for a pilgrimage.

Restructured for improved ease-of-use and with additional information, has the latest information and advice about preparing for and making the most of the pilgrimage. At the informative website, visitors will find a variety of pre-planned travel packages with a selection of duration, accommodations and prices. Fully customized Umrah travel packages can also be created to suit the unique needs and preferences of any traveler. We're proud to be an approved Umrah agent by the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah for the last 10 years.

For people only needing to arrange flights for their pilgrimage, the website offers some of the lowest priced airfares available in a dedicated section where anyone can request flight quotations. The informative and educational website also features a variety of other helpful resources, information, and facts including the latest Government changes effecting travelers. For example, people who have participated in Umrah pilgrimages within the last three years are now possibly subject to an additional visa charge of SAR 2,000 (approximately CAD$720) per person by the Saudi Government.

Visit the website, provided to assist with the Umrah visa application process, travel requirements and options, other forms, and more. To learn more about traveling for Umrah, or to book a low-cost travel package today, please visit or call 866-471-1191.

About is a part of Gala Travels who have been in the industry over 35 years, headquartered in Markham, Canada. We are a family owned Canadian travel agency and consolidator, serving Canadian and North American pilgrims, dedicated to making your Umrah travel stress-free. The company prides itself on offering international airfares at the lowest prices available, coupled with an exceptional, personalized customer service.

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Address: 7780 Woodbine Ave #2, Markham, ON L3R 2N7, Canada
Toll free: 866-471-1191; Phone: 905-940-4360