We know how fun surfing can be on a holiday so all our travel insurance policies cover you for this activity. You may be going on a surfing holiday, or perhaps you are getting lessons for the first time. Either way our policies have you covered.*
The most common injuries that occur for surfers include lacerations like cuts and scrapes, sprains, dislocations and fractures and swimmers ear. There are certain things you can do to prevent injury and stay safe while surfing.
Surfing originated in ancient Polynesian Cultureand Hawaiian's considered it an art form, not a hobby. Contrary to popular beliefout of 480 species of sharks only three are responsible for fatal attacks on humans.
Australia has the highest number of fatal shark attacks in the world but that's only on average one a year.
Click here for a comprehensive list of activities our travel insurance covers.
1Cover Travel Insurance covers the reasonable costs for additional accommodation or disruptions; to your journey being cancelled for longer then six hours.
If you have an accident we will arrange for a medical transfer or evacuation to the nearest hospital.
Travel isn't always smooth sailing. That's why we have 24/7 emergency medical assistance to assist you whenever you need help.
We automatically cover 34 conditions under our travel insurance policies.
Drugs & Alcohol
If you're intoxicated, taking drugs (that haven't been prescribed) and your claim results from these actions, then you're not covered.
Leaving your things laying around is just asking for someone to take them.
Ignore Official Warnings
If a government or other official body have issued a specific "Do Not Travel" or "Reconsider Your Need to Travel" warning and you go.
Breaking The Law
For obvious reasons we can't help you out here. Always adhere to local laws no matter where your adventure takes you.
If something serious happens to you or them we'll reimburse you any expenses.
Coverage in case someone sues you for bodily injuries or damages.
We provide cover for trental vehicle excess
We provide cover for this so you can shop in safety
Europe is great for a getaway but make sure you're prepared. Check out our Europe guide for travel tips.
Keep yourself safe on your next trip to Africa and check out our travel information.