It is important to have insurance that covers you for the level of altitude that you will be trekking at. Many standard polices cover you for trekking to high altituides, such as on the Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit Trek, but it is very important to check this before you go. Here is a list of insurance companies that we have collected information on (it is your responsibility to confirm that this information correct):
We recommend companies such as they currently cover the altitudes of all our treks on their standard policies.
When buying the standard over, please ensure you add the following adventure option:
Trekking up to 6,000 metres - on recognised routes - no cover where ropes, picks or other specialist climbing equipment is required
The Extreme Adventure Pack covers trekking over 4,500m to any altitude
The Adventure Pack covers trekking to 4,500m
The SPORTS PLUS option covers you for trekking above 4000m which is suitable for the Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, and Annapurna Base Camp trek.
The SPORT option covers you for under trekking below 4000m.
The extreme policy is required for trekking over 5000m
The Sport plus is required for trekking upto 5000m
Valid up to 6000m with the Activity Extension Pack 8
Trek with the famous Sherpas and follow in the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary to Everest Base camp.
Get some inspiration and choose an epic adventure suitable to you!
Watch a short clip to see the wonders of the Himalayas to get some inspiration.