Travel Insurance for Brazil and South America

Headed to South America? World Nomads offers simple and flexible trip insurance for travelers with Brazil and other countries in their sights. Buy and claim online, even if you're already on the road.

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World Nomads travel insurance plans include protection for you, your stuff and your trip. From medical and accident emergency, evacuation, to delayed travel and baggage, we are with you 24/7.

We make buying international travel insurance simple and flexible ... you can choose to buy a policy faster than Michael Phelps can swim a medley. Before you leave, or even if you're already on the road, take the time to safeguard the trip of a lifetime.

All World Nomads Travel Insurance plans are different, depending on your county of residence, the policy you choose and any options or upgrades you buy. Do take the time to read your policy for the full description of coverage to know what’s covered, not covered and any limits, terms and conditions which may apply. That way there will be no surprises if you need to use it during your trip to South America.

Not Just Travel Insurance

World Nomads doesn't just help keep you insured, with us you'll travel smarter and safer. Read up on the latest travel safety and destination guides to Rio and throughout Brazil and Latin America

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Travel Insurance Benefits: how we can take care of you*

Trip Cancellation

Been working hard for your trip?

We'll work hard to protect it.

Trip Protection
  • Unexpectedly hospitalised?
  • Travel buddy unfit to travel?
  • Close relative suddenly dies?

We’ve got your back.

Emergency Medical Expenses

Feeling fit and healthy? What if you get sick or injured?

Take the pain out of medical or dental costs.

Emergency Medical Insurance
  • Need meds quick?
  • Accidentally injured?
  • Suddenly sick?

We’ve got your back.

Emergency Medical Transportation

Know where the nearest hospital is?

Don’t stress, we’ll get you there quickly.

Evacuation and Repatriation
  • Banged up abroad?
  • Need a hospital urgently?
  • Medivac home?

Help starts here.

Protect your gear

Love photography, filming or sport?

Cover your bags, tech or gear.

Protect your gear
  • Passport or tech stolen?
  • Airline lost your gear?
  • Bags delayed?

Help starts here.

  • Emergency Overseas Medical & Dental Expenses
  • Emergency Medical Evacuation & Repatriation
  • Trip Cancellation or Interruption
  • 24-Hour Assistance Services
  • Baggage
  • And more (depending on your country of residence)
*This is a general summary only. Restrictions, exclusions and limitations will apply. Coverage may not be available for all countries, states or provinces. Benefit limits may vary depending on the plan chosen. Get a quote for full details.

24/7 emergency assistance

Whether you need medical assistance or emergency evacuation, our teams are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year before and during your trip.

Are you in need of emergency assistance right now?

Contact the team
Wherever you are, we’re here 24/7 to help you in any emergency.
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Travel insurance. Simple & flexible.

Travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families. Nobody wants to think about all the things that could go wrong on their trip, but these things can and do happen. So be prepared and get your travel insurance today.

World Nomads Travel Insurance was reviewed on Trust Pilot on 1st August 2017 and rated 4 stars