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Travel Insurance: Winter Sports Cover

Winter Sports Travel Insurance

Get ready for your winter sports holiday with our add-on

Whether you’ll be doing some high-impact snowboarding in Switzerland, enjoying a chalet retreat with your other half in the French Alps, or heading for a husky-sledding adventure with the family in Lapland, get your winter sports holiday covered with one of our top-rated insurance policies.

You may be asking yourself: But what’s the worst that could happen? The truth is, even the most seasoned winter sportsperson may find themselves in deep water (ok, deep snow) on the slopes. And even if you’re more likely to be found relaxing in your chalet lodge than skiing, you can properly enjoy your time away with the knowledge that you are covered.

If you take an Annual Multi-Trip policy, 17 days cover for Winter Sports is included – free of charge.

What’s covered with our winter sports add-on?

Whether you take out our penny-saving policy (the Economy plan), or our best travel insurance policy (the Diamond plan), we can make sure that your necessities are covered. You’ll get 24/7 access to our team of emergency assistance professionals; we’ll also pay out overseas medical or dental expenses, and cover the costs for any unforeseen disruptions to your holiday. What’s more, you’re always protected with our money back guarantee during the 14-day cooling off period.

With our winter sports travel insurance, we’ve thrown in a few extras too. If there’s a piste closure, or something happens due to bad weather, we’ll be on hand to help. Skiers are also covered with our add-on; depending on which policy you go with, we’ll pay up to £1,000 if your ski equipment is lost or stolen.

For more information about what’s included in each of our policies, have a look at our travel insurance guide.

Please note: your winter sports travel insurance will not cover you if participate in any activity in a professional capacity.

Which winter sports activities are covered?

Skiing and snowboarding aren’t the only winter sports we cover! Our list of covered activities includes tobogganing, ice hockey and even ski-dooing.

These winter sports activities are covered in every single one of our plans:

  • Bob sleighing
  • Ice skating
  • Ski dooing
  • Sleigh rides
  • Tobogganing/sledging

If you take out one of our Gold or Diamond plans, you’ll be covered for these activities too:

  • Dog sleighing
  • Glacier crossing/hiking
  • Ice climbing
  • Ice hockey
  • Snowmobiling

Be sure to check the full travel insurance policy wording for complete details, as exclusions may apply. For more information, take a look at our travel insurance guide.

Active holiday-makers take note: we also offer coverage for many other adventure sports including scuba diving, bungee jumping and water sports.

Can I get a quote to cover my trip?

Yes, of course! For a free winter sports travel insurance quote, visit our home page. You’ll be asked to fill in the following details about your trip:

  • Where you’re going
  • When you’re going
  • Who’s going

You’ll then receive a break down of our policies (based on your details), and a price comparison of each – easy peasy!

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