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Family Ski Holiday Cover

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  5. For UK and ROI residents only
  6. If you are aged 75 or over please visit our partner Vital Health

From only £83.16 per Week*

From only £83.16 per Week

Family Skiing Travel Insurance

If you're planning a family ski trip, having the right kind of travel insurance is vital. By adding the Winter Sports extra to any of our Single Trip or Annual Multi Trip policies, you'll be free to enjoy the thrill of the mountain. All you need to do is select your type of trip and then add Winter Sports cover in your quote above.

Adding Winter Sports to your Policy

Adding extra cover for Winter Sports is easy – just choose which of these two policies suit you best:

  1. Single Trip with Winter Sports
    Ideal for single trips up to 87 days with 17 days skiing (aged up to 65)
  2. Annual Multi Trip with Winter Sports
    Includes 17 days of skiing per year and unlimited non-winter sports trips of up to 45 days per trip (aged up to 65).

*Price is quoted for two adults and two children under 18.

Experts' Top Tip - Our annual policies allow you to travel independently of each other throughout the year, although kids have to be accompanied by at least 1 adult.

Medical cover for Ski Travel Insurance

Holiday insurance for your family includes access to mountain rescue, helicopter rescue costs and repatriation.

  • Medical Expenses: £5 million - £10 million
  • Hospital Benefit: £600 - £1,200
  • Personal Accident: £15,000 - £30,000

Helmets are Compulsory with our Winter Sports Cover
Please note that it is compulsory that you wear a helmet while skiing to be covered on our policies. We truly believe that it is a life saver!

Ski Equipment

Winter Sports protection includes theft, loss or damage to your personal gear as well as any pre-paid fees.

Feature Cover Limit Excess
Replacement or repair of equipment up to £750 from £75
Loss or damage of hired equipment up to £510 nil
Closed piste up to £500 nil
Unused ski packs up to £600 nil

Winter Sports Covered

By choosing Winter Sports cover when you get a quote, you are covered for at least 7 types of skiing and over 25 different winter sports.

Winter Sports covered in the same quote
Air boarding Glacier Walking
Big Foot Skiing Huskey Dog Sledging organised and non-competitive
Blade Skating Ice Karting
Bum Boarding Ice Skating
Cross Country/Nordic Skiing Ice Windsurfing
Dog Sledging Kick Sledging
Dry Skiing Langlauf
Ski - blading Snow mobiling
Skiing - alpine Snow Shoe Walking
Skiing off piste with a guide Snow Tubing
Skiing on piste Tobogganing
Sledging Winter Walking (using crampons and ice picks only)
Sledging pulled by horse or reindeer as a passenger
Snow boarding

Off Piste Skiing

  • Off Piste Skiing with a guide - By adding Winter Sports to your policy you will be covered for Off Piste skiing accompanied by a guide
  • Off Piste Skiing without a guide - Don’t want the guide? No problem, by adding Sports Grade 4 and Winter Sports to your policy you will be covered for even the most remote terrain

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Add Extra Cover

You can customise your policy further with pre-existing medical condition cover, sports and a number of other specialist add-ons.

Do You Need to Declare a Medical Condition?

If you have a pre-existing medical condition it’s vital that you declare it or you could invalidate your entire policy. Insurers don’t like to think that you’ve hidden things from them and you may be surprised to find out that many common medical conditions such as allergies can be added without any additional cost. What’s more, you even have the option to declare a condition but then exclude it from your policy. What this means is that you’ve told your insurer about your condition but decided not to cover it, so you will be covered medically for anything unrelated to that condition.

Do You Need Extra Sports or Specialist Cover?

A decent policy will include cover for many sporty or adventure activities as standard. However the more adventurous or dangerous the activity, like winter sports, the more likely it is that you will need to purchase additional sports insurance. You can customise your policy further a number of other specialist add-ons.

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