does Backpackers Travel Insurance usually cover?
the world (usually from 31 days to 18 months per trip)
cover can be included per year
for further saving
may be included for free
18 may go free
||24 hr emergency
help line and medical rescue
What exactly is
For many people backpacking
is the only way to travel as it gives you the chance to experience the
culture of the many countries you visit, whether in Europe, America, Asia
or Australia. Backpacking is especially popular with students, especially
those taking a Gap Year.
Arranging decent backpackers
insurance is just as important as thinking about where you are going to
go on your travels. Your holiday adventure could end up being a disaster
if you haven't arranged adequate holiday insurance to cover unforeseen
If you have the right
backpackers insurance or gap year insurance cover, you can enjoy your
trip safe in the knowledge that should you fall ill or have an accident
you'll be able to get the necessary medical treatment you need. Not every
country has a free health service like we do in Great Britain and you
could find yourself facing a large, ever increasing, medical bill if you
fall ill abroad without the right travel insurance.
usually travel light, you still risk risk losing your personal possessions
such as your camera or mp3 player or having them stolen whist travelling.
Good backpackers holiday insurance will allow you to replace them or will
ensure that a loss doesn't become a financial crisis too.
Some backpackers insurance
will also allow you to add cover for hazardous sports and activities that
are not covered in standard holiday insurance policies such as off-piste
skiing and para-gliding.
Many holiday insurance
companies offer all-inclusive travel insurance whilst backpacking, trip
cancellation insurance and holiday insurance. Additional features can
include temporary car insurance, health insurance, medical insurance and
prescription services whilst you are travelling.