It is advisable to take out your travel insurance at the time of booking your trip.
We are not providing any specific advice on travel insurance or recommending any particular policy or insurer.
We strongly recommend that you and all members of your party are adequately insured, protecting against unforeseen circumstances that could otherwise spoil your travels. Cover should include medical expenses and repatriation in the event of accident or illness. In addition, we strongly recommend that you have cover for personal belongings, delay at your outward or homeward point of departure, personal liability, overseas legal expenses and cancellation. If you are undertaking any sports or adventurous activities, including trekking, on your trip you should also make sure that your policy covers these. Please also ensure you read the policy conditions and exclusions.
We have listed below a number of providers who offer policies which may suit your requirments. Other providers and policies are availble. We are unable to provide you with more detailed information and you should contact the provider concerned directly for this. Please note this is general information only.
A large number of companies offer insurance policies which include cover for cancellation charges of up to the full holiday cost. The following all have suitable policies you could consider..
Travel Insurance for clients over 65 years of age
Many companies now offer cover to people over 65 years of age. However, if you are finding it difficult to get cover you could try one of the following:
Age UK (Tel:0845 600 3348) have no upper age limit on their policies Saga (Tel:0800 015 8055) Insure and Go (Tel:0844 888 2787) will insure clients up to the age of 75 and will consider clients over 75 on an individual basis P J Hayman / Free Spirit (Tel:0845 230 5000) will consider most pre-existing medical conditions. Able 2 Travel (Tel:0845 839 9345) will consider most pre-existing medical conditions.