2019 December Umrah

2019 December Umrah


Program Dates: December 21 – December 31

Accompanying us on this December Umrah will be El-Hajj Hisham Mahmoud.  We will focus on aspects of the Prophet’s life as we perform Umrah and visit sacred sites where the Prophet accomplished his great task of bringing Allah’s guidance to humanity. We will hold special sessions exclusively with the youth on this trip connecting hearts and minds to the life and perfected character of the Beloved of Allah.


  • Makkah Hotel: Hilton Convention Makkah (5 stars) – 4 nights
  • Madinah Hotel: Coral Madinah (5 stars) – 5 nights
  • Complimentary breakfast buffet at hotel
  • Round trip airfare on Turkish Airlines with departure from JFK – all 50 seats sold out
  • Round trip, direct flight, airfare on Saudi Airlines with departure from JFK on Dec 21, arriving back Jan 1 — Please inquire about departure points from the UK
  • Transportation to/from Airport and Hotel (Dec.22nd & Dec.31st)
  • In-land transportation between Makkah and Madinah
  • ID and Luggage Tags
  • Complimentary Ihram for men and prayer rug for women
  • Historical sight visits in both Makkah and Madinah
  • Guided walking tours of both Harams
  • Lessons with El-Hajj Hisham

El-Hajj Hisham MahmoudEl-Hajj Hisham Mahmoud has studied theology, hadith, legal theory, jurisprudence, ethics, Qur’an recitation, and Arabic with scholars in Morocco, Mauritania, and Egypt. He has taught for more than a decade at Yale, Princeton, and Harvard, then left the Academy to institute LANTURNA, an educational initiative that intends to establish learning collectives throughout North America. He continues to read with scholars and students in the United States. Currently, Hajj Hisham resides in Pennsylvania with his wife and three children, and he hopes to be like any one of them when he grows up.