Backpacker Travel Insurance Quotation

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Important Information

Our policies include cover for Covid-19: See full details

There is no cover for cancellation caused by a change in FCDO/government advice, other than as a result of fire, earthquake, storm, flood, riot or civil unrest.

Our policies will not provide any cover if you travel to a destination where the FCDO is advising against all, or all but essential travel. Please check the latest advice before you travel.

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Our backpackers insurance is designed to provide cost effective cover for backpackers and travellers making trips of up to 12 months. It is ideal for anyone planning a long stay abroad, whether you've just graduated or have simply decided to take a break from work.

Backpacker travel insurance - cover & benefits

  • Medical expenses & repatriation up to £5 million
  • 24 hour worldwide emergency medical assistance
  • Cancellation cover up to £1000
  • Baggage & personal possessions up to £500
  • Over 25 sports and activities covered as standard
  • Option to add cover for 76 additional activities

Read our Product Information Document for more details on our on our backpackers cover.

Get the right cover for your trip - sports & activities

No matter where you're going on your backpacking trip, you're bound to be looking for adventure. So it is vital that you purchase insurance cover for any adventurous sports or activities that you intend to take part in whilst you're away.

Our backpacker insurance includes cover for over 25 sports and activities as standard, including:

  • Scuba diving up to 18 metres
  • Fell walking, rambling & trekking
  • Canoeing & kayaking (including white water up to grade 3)

Plus, you can easily add cover for many other activities, such as bungee jumping or mountain biking when you purchase your policy.

We recommend that you double check that any activity you intend to take part in is covered before you travel.

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Key Benefits

  • Low cost cover for extended trips
  • Covers trips of up to 1 year
  • Ideal for backpackers & gap years
  • For adults up to age 45
  • Additional cover for hazardous pursuits

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