Under the supervision of the Development Authority of Madinah Region, a new multilingual bus tour has been introduced for the Hajj pilgrims. The double-decker bus tour would not just take the visitors to some of the Madinah’s historical sites but also to the entertainment facilities, public utilities and commercial landmarks. The tour is part of the service provided to the Hajj pilgrims and other visitors coming to the holy city.
The bus tour would be covering twelve stops which include the Prophet’s Mosque—Masjid-e-Nabwi, Al-Salam Door, the “Beautiful Names of Allah” exhibition, AL-Uhud mountain, Abu Bakr road, Al-Noor Mall, Al-Khandaq Mosque, Masjid Al-Qiblatain, Quba Mosque, Hejaz railway and Quba Boulevard, Arab News reported.
The trip begins from the northern and southern entrances of the Masjid-e-Nabwi. The morning shift of the tour would start after Fajr prayers and would end before noon, with departures after every thirty minutes until noon. And the later shifts would begin after evening prayers with departures every thirty minutes until 11 pm.
As per the announcement of the authority, the double-decker buses are provided with facilities to transport people of all ages and people with special needs. Translation services covering twelve languages would seemingly be provided to the touring visitors.
The authority further said that these tours stress on Kingdom’s ongoing commitment to introduce projects that enhance the experience of the residents and visitors in the same way and to provide high-quality services in accordance with the Kingdom’s Vision 2030.
The Hajj season has begun. Muslims across the world would be performing the Holy Ritual on the 9th and 10th of Zil’Haj which would be on the 19th and 20th of August respectively.