There’s nothing like the thrill of packing your most important belongings in your backpack, grabbing your passport and taking off to explore the world with a couple of travel companions.
Whether you’re discovering Europe’s fascinating capitals, experiencing the many cultures of Southeast Asia, adventure traveling Down Under, or exploring majestic national parks, the time for adventure has arrived.
With global exploration sometimes comes unexpected surprises, so be sure to always pack a backpacker travel insurance policy before you set off.
Customizable travel insurance for backpackers is perfect for travelers heading out to explore the world. Why? Because if and when the unexpected happens, whether you’re halfway across the country or on the other side of the world, your backpacker insurance policy will help protect the hard-earned money you’ve spent on the trip — and get you the medical care you might need in case of a medical emergency.
Top backpacking destinations
Australia & New Zealand
Travel insurance that’s got your back(pack): what does backpacker travel insurance cover?
Travel medical coverage
Emergency medical evacuation
Trip cancellation, trip interruption and trip delay:
Lost, stolen or delayed baggage
What is not covered by backpacker travel insurance?
- Wear and tear of your travel gear, including your trusty ‘pack
- Search and rescue, unless additional coverage is added
- Certain excluded extreme sports
- Trips lasting more than 90 days