Saudi Arabia – Pilgrimage to Mecca (Sept. 12, 2016)


As is the case every year during the Great Pilgrimage month, our consular services in Saudi Arabia stand ready to provide assistance to our citizens, if necessary, who are traveling to Mecca.

The French Consulate-general in Jeddah is reachable at all times and is opening a branch office in Mecca from September 4 through 18.

We ask our citizens to register their trips on the Ariane portal ( This free service allows all French nationals who register to receive recommendations and security advisories if warranted.

For more information, consult the “pilgrim’s guide” at : (in french)