Specialist backpacking insurance and Adventure Travel
For many people, especially students, backpacking is the
only way to travel. It gives you the chance to really experience
the culture of the countries you visit, whether it's Europe,
Australia, the America's or Asia.
Understandably, when planning a backpacking adventure,
the first thing most travellers do is think about where
they want to go. But arranging decent travel insurance is
also crucial. Why? Think about what can happen while you're
abroad. Hopefully it'll be an adventure, but you'll be visiting
strange places where you may not even speak the language.
If you have the right insurance, you'll be confident of
knowing 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
Britain and you could find yourself facing a hefty medical
bill if you fall ill abroad without travel insurance.
There's also the risk of losing your personal possessions
or having them stolen. Insurance will allow you to replace
them or will ensure that a loss doesn't become a financial
See our Travel Advice Page for further Help and Advice,
and see what hazardous sports and activities are covered
within our policies.
See our Travel Advice Page for further guidance and see
what hazardous sports and activities are also covered within
Please note, this insurance policy is only available to
people under 36 years of age. If you are over 36 please
select our Long Stay policy.
We offer all-inclusive travel insurance, trip cancellation
insurance and holiday insurance. Other features include
temporary car insurance, health insurance, medical insurance
and prescription services.
Our backpacking travel insurance and holiday insurance
is good for all backpackers and people backpacking around
the world, whether you have taken a gapyear and taking time
out from your business or just a holiday, vacations, working
abroad or studying abroad as a student.
Our backpacking insurance can also be bought online worldwide
- International Backpacker Travel Insurance Policies, International
Travel Protection as well as International Medical Insurance,
Emergency Evacuation and Travel Protection Plans.
Insure yourself against accident, sickness, lost luggage,
trip cancellation, and baggage loss. We provide backpacking
travel insurance for the world. Coverage is available worldwide,
and the cover is second to none.
We also provide the backpackers with an international assistance
card, which double up as an international phone card if
required. We provide an instant quote and instant cover.
Backpackers can also receive a card that will provide them
with discounts in hostels and adventure sports around the
Click on the summary of cover to see what you are covered
for on our adventure backpackers insurance policy to see
This is the number 1 web site for all your backpacker and
backpacking travel insurance requirements.
If any further help is required, please call our call centre
on 0870 333 1790