Listed below are the latest travel insurance policies for people that are going on hiking holidays to include such walks as Everest Base Camp Trek, Paine Circuit Trek
Mount Kilimanjaro, Kungsleden, Colorado Trail, Tour du Mont Blanc, France, Italy, and Switzerland, Te Araroa Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, California, Oregon, and Washington, Urique-Batopilas Trail, Copper Canyon, Mexico, Overland Track in Tasmania, Australia, The Ancascocha Trail, Peru, Walking The Amalfi Coast, Mt Toubkal Climb, Walking the Great Wall, Petra & Wadi Rum Trek
Up to £250 total valuables limit to replace your stolen or damaged items and cover your watches and sunglasses
- Single trip cover for 90 days, 180 days, one year or two years
- Optional cover for over 2,000 medical conditions, Independent travel on annual policies
- Will cover up any age group and for any length of time too!
Example Quote* - £47.21 (STC Trip)
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Medical Travel Insurance is a very flexible insurance provider who search many partners for the cheapest long term travel insurance quote.
They have cover for over a 1000 different medical conditions, with competitive prices on each of the policys containing any of our listed conditions across all our cover type; single trip, annual multi trip etc
Example Quote* - £35.00
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- 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
Example Quote* - £37.49 (ES Single Trip Plus)
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Choose from 3 cover levels: Standard Backpacker, Essential Backpacker and Essential Plus Backpacker
Continuous cover for up to 24 months
Purchase up to 60 days in advance
Example Quote* - £33.21 (Backpacker Trip)
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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 With Ease backpacker insurance
Medical expenses and repatriation - Unlimited (Platinum Cover)
Medical expenses and repatriation up to £10 million (Silver and Gold Cover)
24 hour worldwide emergency medical assistance
Up to 3 months single and 12 months backpacker (under 45)
Example Quote* - £26.14
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Travel Insurance for Medical Long Stay Cover
They specialise in providing travel insurance for people who have medical conditions but don't want to be held back by them. They offer full screening – either online or on the phone – for 1000s of conditions and can offer instant cover, wherever you are going.
Example Quote* - £33.00
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World Nomads Travel Insurance Long Stay
If you're traveling and want to travel longer, World Nomads lets you buy more cover to keep you on the road. Travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families. You'd rather not think about all of the things that might go wrong on your trip, but these things can and do happen.
Example Quote* - £39.99
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Good to Go Specialist cover
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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Saga Travel Insurance for older long stay cover
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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There are concerns about the safety on some of America's remote long distance hiking trails since some recent events. Someone was recently murdered on the East Coast Appalachian Trail. There does not seem to be any motive for this.
People are being advised to carry personal locator beacons in case they run into any life threatening situations.