First Batch of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques’ Guests for Hajj and Umrah Departs Saudi Arabia


The first group of guests from the 15th batch of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Umrah and Visit Program have left the Kingdom after spending ten days in the country. During their stay, they performed Umrah and visited the Prophet’s Mosque and other historical and tourist sites.

The guests expressed their happiness with their visit and thanked the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and HRH the Crown Prince for hosting them in the program.

During their five-day visit to Madinah, the guests had the opportunity to visit the Prophet’s Mosque, the Quba Mosque, the King Fahd Complex for the Printing of the Holy Quran, and the Two Holy Mosques Architecture Exhibition, among other historical places.

They were also received by the Imam of the Prophet’s Mosque, Dr. Hussein bin Abdulaziz Al-Alsheikh.

After visiting Madinah, the guests went to Makkah, where they performed Umrah and visited the King Abdulaziz Complex for Holy Kaaba Kiswah and the Revelation Exhibition at Hiraa Cultural Center. The program also held an entertainment day for the guests at Al-Kar Park in Taif.

The guests, who were chosen by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to participate in the program, represent the 15th batch and include 250 guests from 14 Asian countries such as Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Taiwan, Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, Hong Kong, Japan, Brunei, Thailand, Korea, Cambodia, and Mongolia. The program is supervised by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah, and Guidance.