Single women over the age of 45?
Who is considered my Mehram?
Your Mehram is your Husband, Father, Brother, or Son (must be over18+) He must be Muslim (for those women who have converted to Islam)
Q. I am a single woman over the age of 45 wanting to perform HAJJ, can I do that?
A. -No, single women cannot perform HAJJ without a Mehram
Q. I am a single woman over the age of 45 wanting to perform UMRAH, can I do that?
A. -Yes, You can apply for the visa, but when we apply for you it will state “Women's group” on your Umrah visa and that may cause problems at the airport. You may be denied to board the plane.
Q. What is women group?
A. -You would have to travel with 3 other women. You might be stopped at the airport if you do not have 3 other women with you.
Q. I am a new muslim under the age of 45 without a Muslim Mehram, can I perform Umrah?
A. -Unfortunately you cannot perform Umrah without a Muslim Mehram.