Our Backpacker Insurance, known as the Globetrotter policy, is basically an extended long stay single trip travel insurance plan, where you can opt to be away from home for up to 365 days. If you are looking to travel for more than 60 consecutive days, this policy will be worth your consideration. Designed specifically for those who want to embark on a mammoth adventure, you’ll be covered for emergency medical care, loss of baggage and working abroad. There’s also a multitude of sports and activities, such as scuba diving (down to 30 metres) included within our standard terms, at no extra cost. For a small supplement, more risky enterprises can also be covered.
What about taking a gap year somewhere exciting? Perhaps Australia has crossed your mind, with the nightlife of Sydney, the emptiness of the outback, scaling Ayers Rock, exploring the Great Barrier Reef or catching the waves on Bondi Beach. Maybe you’re thinking of backpacking around South East Asia, immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of different cultures, visiting temples, partying on the beaches and elephant rides in the jungle. The possibilities are endless and they’re yours for the taking. Just make sure you’ve got the right protection in place when you do it, so you’re prepared if things go a little off plan. That’s the bit where we come in handy.