What's covered with independent travel insurance?

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Irrecoverable costs

We are able to offer up to £5000 for irrecoverable costs abroad should something go wrong with your accommodation

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Bad weather

Our independent travel insurance provides cover if your holiday accommodation becomes uninhabitable due to fire, flood, earthquake, explosion, tsunami, landslide, avalanche or storm damage

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Cover if there is an outbreak of food poisoning or an infectious disease that causes you to change resort or accommodation

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Medical emergency and repatriation

Should you become unwell whilst on holiday, we will pay for your hospital, ambulance and medical repatriation costs.

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FCO Travel Advice

Please visit the FCO website to ensure your destination is not restricted under any FCO directive which will affect the cover provided under your insurance policy.

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Why Endsleigh for independent travel insurance?

As a leading insurance provider in the student and youth travel market, we'll provide comprehensive cover for you and all your trips. Whether you're heading off on your gap year, studying abroad or taking a quick city break, we have a variety of travel insurance policies designed to meet your travel needs.

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Gap year insurance

Heading on a gap year? We provide cover for over 100 activities with our gap year policies, from wildlife conservation to wind surfing.

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