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06 December 2023

Over 1m pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia

By Wam

The Saudi Directorate General for Passports has announced that 1,057,880 pilgrims, arrived in Saudi Arabia until yesterday, an increase of 64,905 pilgrims with growth rate of nearly 7 percent, compared to the same period last year.

According to the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, the directorate said that the number of pilgrims arriving by air reached 998,811, by land 48,515 pilgrims, and by sea 10,554.