Ski Season Travel Insurance
Discovery Ski Season Insurance is a great ski insurance policy for young people going away for a long period of time. It covers leisure ski and snowboard activities for the full period of the insurance.
Based on our great value Discovery Long Stay Insurance with all the added all benefits of a comprehensive wintersports package.
Our Backpackers Insurance is ideal for young travellers looking to cover an extended travel abroad when the budget is tight. Our Discovery policy is a comprehensive policy offering students and young people a cheap long stay travel insurance policy for trips of up to 18 months.
Winter Sports Covered
- Guided Cross Country Skiing (Nordic Skiing)
- Glacier Skiing
- Mono Skiing
- Off Piste Skiing or Snowboarding (except in areas designated as unsafe by resort management)
- Recreational Racing
- Snowboarding (with leash)
- Snow Sledging
- Snow Park Activities
Note: The following activities are NOT covered: Off-Piste skiing & snowboarding in areas designated as unsafe by resort management; skiing & snowboarding against local authoritative warning or advice; ski stunting; free-style skiing & snowboarding.
What does our ski season insurance cover?
- Emergency Medical Expenses
Medical insurance is provided to cover hospital stays or treatment in clinics, etc due to ski or snowboard accidents. You have access to a 24 hour emergency Helpline and the cover includes medical emergency repatriation.
- Ambulance Costs
If you injure yourself on the slopes you will be covered for the cost of an ambulance to take you off the mountainside and to hospital.
- Cancellation / Curtailment
Covers you if you have to cancel or cut your holiday short due to the death or serious illness or injury of a close member of your family or travelling companion.
- Personal Baggage
You are covered for the value of lost, stolen or damaged personal possessions and travel documents and for baggage delay. Personal Money is also covered.
- Ski and Snowboard Equipment
Cover is also included for Ski Equipment which includes skis (including bindings), ski boots, ski sticks, snowboards, snowboard bindings.
Policy Summary & Wording
Full details of the insurance terms & conditions can be found in the Policy Schedule.