Important:This insurance policy will not cover you to travel to a specific country or to an area where, prior to your trip commencing, the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) have advised against all (or all but essential) travel.

This exclusion does not apply where your destination is within EU1 or EU2 (see the definition of ‘Geographical Areas’ within the policy wording) and where the FCDO have advised against all (or all but essential) travel solely due to the Coronavirus risk.

It is your responsibility to check the latest advice from the FCDO prior to commencing your trip, which you can find at:

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Traveller 1 DOB

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The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) offers a travel insurance directory for people with serious pre-existing medical conditions. Enquiries about the BIBA directory can be made to BIBA's call centre on 0370 950 1790, which is available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm.

Backpacker Travel Insurance

Explorer Backpacker Travel Insurance offers great value cover for your trip of a lifetime up to 18 months long.

Exclusively available online, our backpacker policy covers over 50 adventure activities as standard with the option to add protection for another 50 additional and more hazardous pursuits

Our Backpacker policies include:

  • Up to £10 million medical expenses cover
  • 24 hour emergency assistance
  • Terrorism cover

For full details of our policies’ terms and conditions, please see the Policy Documents page.

Our best prices are always online, but if you would like some help or have any questions please contact us.