In this northern star, don’t forget these travel insurance tips for your next adventure
The world’s second biggest country has a lot to offer travelers, including the grandeur of Canada’s Rocky Mountains, epic road trips across the plains, and great nights out sampling the many gastronomical delights of the French-inspired Montreal and Quebec.
Wherever your visit to the ‘Great White North’ takes you, World Nomads offers travel insurance that includes cover for:
And if you’ve already left on your trip, with World Nomads you can buy travel insurance while on the road.
From Poutine-eating competitions to stunning road trips and adventure activities, there’s so much to see and do in Canada that the last thing you want is to get sick or injured and then worry about how you’re going to pay the medical bill. Overseas medical insurance offers cover for emergency medical treatment in Canada for events such as:
Our multi-lingual team is here to take the stress out of already stressful situations. They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and can offer assistance such as arranging medical transport, setting up direct payments to medical facilities and giving support to you and your family.
Depending on your Country of Residence and the travel insurance plan you choose, you may have access to Coronavirus (COVID-19) coverage for certain events.
To find out what cover applies to you, select your Country of Residence and read our What’s Covered for Coronavirus article which has all of the details. If you’re not sure if something is covered or how to claim, contact us and we’ll let you know.
With all of the uncertainty when it comes to travel over the past few years, the last thing you want is to be out of pocket if you have to cancel your travel plans unexpectedly.
Depending on your Country of Residence, our travel insurance policies can offer coverage for some non-refundable, pre-paid transport and accommodation expenses, so you've got one less thing to worry about.
All of our policies can offer coverage for you if you can’t travel because:
If you’re into the outdoors, Canada is the place to be. There’s a mountain, canyon, trail, and river for every adventurer.
Our travel insurance policies offer cover for a range of activities from cross-country and alpine skiing to hiking and mountain biking. We can also cover some water-based activities, including kayaking and white-water rafting. Some of these activities may require you to use specific safety gear or to be accompanied by a licensed guide, and other terms and conditions may apply – these will be outlined in your policy.
Depending on your Country of Residence, you may need to add the activity you want to do while on your trip, such as skiing or scuba diving, for it to be included in your cover. You’ll also want to read the exclusions section of your policy closely because some activities such as Mountaineering or professional sports are not covered. You can find out more about our travel insurance coverage for Adventure sports.
Remember, if you’re not sure if something you’re planning on doing while on holiday is covered, please contact us before you organize your policy.
This is a summary only. It does not include all terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions of the plans described. Please refer to the policy wordings for complete details of coverage and exclusions.
If you have a question about coverage, contact us.
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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.
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Wherever you are, we’re here 24/7 to help you in any emergency.
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.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel - Need to know before you buy
Some but not all of our policies provide cover for some coronavirus-related events – select your Country of Residence to find out more. Cover is not available for loss arising from: government intervention including travel bans, border closures or broadly imposed quarantine requirements; events for which the Government (see your policy) has issued a ‘Do Not Travel’ warning or its equivalent, for your destination(s); or failure to follow advice from official bodies. Your ability to travel may be affected by travel restrictions. Check your cover and the latest government advice and our travel insurance alerts.