Our policies include our award winning COVID-19 cover, to help you decide if this cover is suitable for your needs please view our dedicated Coronavirus Page which explains how your cover applies in a number of circumstances.
While we recommend you read our Coronavirus Page to understand in more detail the cover we include as standard we need to make you aware of the following:
Prior To Travel: You will be covered for cancellation of your trip if you fall ill with COVID-19 or are required to self isolate by Track and Trace or the NHS COVID-19 App and cannot travel. You will not be covered if you need to cancel due to government restriction on travel or if you will need to quarantine either at your destination or on return home.
During Your Trip: You will be covered if you are denied boarding at your departure point (ie Airport, Cruise or Train terminal) due to detected symptoms of COVID. You are also covered for reasonable additional transport and/or accommodation expenses costs if you need to extend your stay due to compulsory COVID-19 quarantine (for example if you are required to self isolate due to you testing positive or being a close contact of someone who tests positive). If you fall ill with COVID-19 you are covered if you need medical treatment or repatriation to the UK. You will not be covered if you wish to return early to avoid a requirement to quarantine on your return.
Our policies DO NOT require you to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Please note however that our policies do not offer any cover if you fail to hold the relevant documentation as required by your airline (or other public transport such as a cruise ship or train) or destination country. For example if your destination country requires you to provide either proof of being fully vaccinated or a current negative test certificate and you are denied boarding/entry due to not providing valid documents there is no cover under our policies.
Our policies do not cover the costs of COVID testing or vaccination either prior to, during, or post your trip.
Our policies are valid for travel to the countries shown on your certificate of insurance. If you travel to a country where the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) or other regulatory authority advise against travel your cover may be reduced, click here for more information.
Please note that all cover noted above is subject to terms and conditions.
Whether you're planning a safari filled family holiday or you intend to take in the sights of beautiful cities such as Cape Town, Cairo, Marrakesh or Djenné - holiday safely in the knowledge that you are fully covered with a Cedar Tree travel insurance policy.
If you're travelling to Africa then you will certainly need a good travel insurance policy. Though many areas of Africa are perfectly safe, many countries there are still classed as developing so incidences of theft or loss of belongings are rather more common than in the UK and Europe.
For a weeks holiday to Africa, your insurance costs start at £13.50* depending on your age and the level of cover you pick. Even on our lowest Silver Policy you're fully covered for everything from trip cancellation to scheduled airline failure and from personal injury and hospitalisation to delayed luggage. Our priority is the comfort of our clients and to ensure you enjoy your holiday.
We can also cover you for over 100 different sports and activities, such as windsurfing, bungee jumping, horse riding and safari trekking.
Please Note: You'll need to select 'Worldwide excluding USA, Canada & the Caribbean' as your area of cover to obtain our best pricing for travel to Africa.