Travel Insurance for Turkey

Introduction to Turkey and Holiday Insurance

Turkey is a very popualar holiday destination for Brits and offers a long sunny season from around April to October. It is essential to take out travel insurance for Turkey. Do not leave home without it would be our advice.

Turkey of course is often in the news for the wrong reasons, terrorist attacks have become all too common, and while most attacks happen in the larger cities, holiday makers should show be cautious throughout the country and tourist resort.

Holiday Insurance for Turkey

Listed below are some of the best travel insurance for Turkey and the Turkish resorts.

 


jet2 Jet 2 Travel Insurance
With Jet2Insurance.com single trip insurance you can have complete peace of mind for the duration of your holiday, from 3 days to 3 weeks or more!
Medical Emergency & Repatriation (up to £10,000,000), Cancellation, Curtailment & Trip Interruption (up to £3,500)
Example Quote* – £22.10 (Standard LONG STAY Single Trip)
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get going insure Get Going Travel Insurance
As specialists in medical travel insurance, they understand the difficulties of finding the right medical travel insurance cover at the right price. When you have an existing medical condition, whether it is asthma, high blood pressure or something more serious like cancer, they can provide peace of mind and cover
Example Quote* – £29.88 (Get Going Standard Single Trip)
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insure for Insure for Insurance Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
With just under 10 years specialist experience under their belts, no other insurance company is better placed to offer you great quality UK, European and Worldwide cover, supported by great value family discounts, including FREE COVER FOR KIDS.
Example Quote* – £27.53 (Budget Trip)

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avanti Avanti Insurance Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
Repatriation is included under the Medical Expenses section of the policy. If you need to be repatriated back to the UK please make sure that you contact their 24 hour medical emergency assistance
– Cover most pre-existing medical conditions.
– Covers any age
Example Quote* – £27.53 (Budget Trip)

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just travel Just Travel Cover (NO AGE LIMITS) Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
Just travel have developed travel insurance with cover for pre-existing medical conditions and travel insurance with no age limit, suitable for travellers over 65.
– Travel insurance cover for single trips up to 183 days
– Travel insurance cover for cancellation
– Provide cover for most medical conditions and there are no age limits
Example Quote* – £20.24 (Beyond Travel Silver)

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lv insurance LV Travel Insurance (no age limits)
Choose from either Essential or our 5 Star Defaqto rated Premier cover which offers: Up to £10,000 cancellation cover for illness, All pre-existing medical conditions considered, No upper age limit for single trips, Cruise cover automatically included on annual policies, You can choose to add cover for baggage and winter sports and we also have cover for cruises.
10% online discount on LV= Travel insurance

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Columbus Columbus Direct Insurance Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
For single trip, annual multi trip, ski, backpacker, business, holiday, family, or even pre-existing medical travel insurance, you can get an instant quote and be covered immediately!
– Cover available for pre-existing medical conditions
– Up to £2,500 baggage cover including valuable and delayed baggage

Example Quote* – £26.55 (Bronze Single Trip)
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flexi Flexi Cover Insurance Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
Up to £250 total valuables limit to replace your stolen or damaged items and cover your watches and sunglasses
– Single Trip & Annual Multi-trip policies to age 85
Optional cover for over 2,000 medical conditions Independent travel on annual policies
Example Quote* – £27.21 (Silver Single Trip)

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explorer Explorer Insurance Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
Up to £250 total valuables limit to replace your stolen or damaged items and cover your watches and sunglasses
£5 million medical expenses cover
£5,000 holiday cancellation cover
Kids go FREE on family policies
Example Quote* – £27.49 (ES Single Trip Plus)

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Goodtogo Good to Go Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
Goodtogoinsurance.com provides travel insurance cover to travellers of any age, with or without pre existing medical conditions. They can also cover your travelling companions on the same policy.
– Pre existing conditons such as Cancer, Heart Conditions, Diabetes, Stroke, Epilepsy and many more
– Single trip and annual travel insurance with no age limit
– Three levels of travel insurance cover available

Example Quote* – £27.34 (Silver Policy)
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John Lewis Travel John Lewis Travel Insurance (NO AGE LIMITS) Single Trip to Multiple Destinations
Optional Independent Traveller Insurance to provide cover when individual elements of a trip are booked separately, rather than as part of a package. This enhancement also provides cover for flights cancelled or delayed as a result of travel disruption caused by a volcano.
– No wardrobe worries – up to £2,500 for lost luggage
– Loss or theft of your passport covered as standard
– Travel cover for up to six months
Example Quote* – £29.00 (Plus Policy)
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Over 59s Saga Saga Travel Insurance (NO AGE LIMITS)
For weekend breaks to one year trips Cruise cover provided as standard!
– Cover most pre-existing medical conditions.
– Covers any age
Example Quote* – £22.56 (Saga Single Trip)

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Latest prices for travel insurance over 80

Here is a list of the latest travel insurance insurance quotes for those over 85. These quotes are based on older people from the UK travellng to Spain for a two week holiday on the Med. These pricess are current as of March 2017. These quotes are from numerous travel insurance providers who provide cover for UK citizens.

 INSURANCE PROVIDER  POSSESSIONS £  MED COSTS £  QUOTE £
Insurance 4 med  750  3,000,000  68.04
 Good to Go Insurance  0  10,000,000  68.82
 Jet 2 Insurance  750 5,000,000  57.00
 Insure for  1000  10,000,000  93.35
 Get Going  0  10,000,000  44.04
 Alpha Travel Insurance  1000 10,000,000  28.38
 Columbus  0  5,000,000  76.96
 SAGA  5000  10,000,000  50.35
 Just Travel Cover  500  5,000,000  30.90
Explorer  1500  5,000,000  50.64
 Avanti  1000  5,000,000  80.87
 LV Insurance  0  10,000,000  96.00
 Debenhams 1000  10,000,000  98.78

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Spain has always been a hugely popular destination for Brits, and with the ever weakening Euro and troubled times for some of it’s competitors, e.g. Turkey, Tunisia and Egypt, then it’s soaring popularity is no real surprise.

spain-beach

Why will Spain continue to be ever popular with Brits?

Well, as highlighted above, there are a number of core reasons why Spain is going to see even more British tourists.

SECURITY

It’s probably fair to say that anywhere can be the target of terrorists, indeed Spain itself has suffered in recent times, with the Madrid bombing. What can not be ignored is that some countries have an ongoing problem with safety and security, particularly Turkey and Egypt, which are traditional competitors to Spain for tourists.

Sadly for countries like Turkey and Egypt, the immediate future doesn’t look too good, and some airlines have even stopped flying to certain destinations.

All this uncertainty has meant that countries such as Spain, and to a lesser extent France, are now benefiting from other countries issues.

VALUE FOR MONEY

The Euro has been under some pressure recently, and the outlook isn’t too great for the single currency, which means it is likely to weaken over 2016. If you are coming from a non Euro country, then this is good news, because your money will go a lot further.

Consider that on the Costa Del Sol, it’s still possible to buy a beer for one Euro! That’s around 80p, well under a £, and cheaper than even countries such as Thailand, where a beer will set you back over £2.

Safety and money are two of the most important things for anyone planning a holiday, so it’s no surprise countries like Spain are going to prosper.

Just make sure you take out good travel insurance, your Ehic card will not be enough on it’s own!