Mobile phones have become part of our life. Though our purpose is a pilgrim, the requirement to keep in touch with the outer world cannot be ignored. Staying connected can help you keep in touch with your relative. It Helps you Call taxi drivers Laundry and relatives and your mates, especially during in case of emergency. You can Also clear doubts by getting online if you have mobile data.
So purchasing a mobile connection during umrah can be decisive. We will look at what kind of packages we would need and the options available.
If you are in KSA for Umrah, you are not going to stay for more than 25 days. You need call minutes. You may need to call taxis friends or your agent. you need data too.but how much internet do you need?
If you have internet, You can use the browser and call or text using a mobile application. While most hotels offer good wifi, Still it is good to have mobile data as well.
Well in KSA skype, WhatsApp and facebook calls are not blocked. So you can use them to call and stay connected with your home though i don't recommend to keep in touch with the outside world. I suggest you always to have a local active connection.
Why should you not keep in touch with your family when you in umrah.?
There are three mobile service providers in KSA. they are
i will list the relevant packages. You can choose one for your requirement. (2018 JAN)
AJJ & UMRAH PACKAGE SR 30
HAJJ & UMRAH PACKAGE SR 50
HAJJ & UMRAH PACKAGE SR 99
SR Line Validity 30 days
additional DATA PURCHASES
when you recharge, you get 100% bonus.
Your Package's User Guide:
International Minutes' Bundles
Stay connected to your loved ones and family members across different countries in the Arab and Islamic world with Mobily's new international minutes' service included in Mobily's Hajj & Umra packages, now available at special prices (enjoy this service with the Hajj & Umra 50 and Hajj & Umra 99 packages).
Hala 19 Package (might not be available for Umrah visa holders)
Hala 19 gives you a low rate of 19 halala to all of your calls and SMS inside and outside Mobily network, a low rate of 15 halala for your DATA usage, and a low rate for international calls and SMS
Add on SR65 and enjoy 5GB of facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram snap chat YouTube, In addition, you get 2gb browsing data and 650 Mobily minutes.
Add on SR120 and enjoy unlimited Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram snap chat youtube. Also, you get 6GB browsing data & 1200 Mobily minutes.
HAJJ UMRAH PACKAGE IS CALLED NOOR PACKAGE
Additional DATA PURCHASES
Note you get 2gb free date when you first-time recharge.
SAWA Like 65 package
SAWA share 110 package
The Sim Seller might ask your Original passports to get a local SIM. They require your finger print for a bio-metric registration. it will done at the merchants booth itself.
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