WorldNomads Travel Insurance Review

#5 in Travel Insurance

 

World Nomads started as a personal website that helped travelers share their experiences when traveling to various destinations across the globe. It has since evolved into a company that offer highly flexible plans designed to meet the unique needs of each traveler.  Its travel insurance plan is designed for individual and adventure travelers from over 150 countries.  Its policies provide 24 emergency services, coverage for digital equipment, trip interruptions and a whole lot more.

 

Plan Types

Availability and amount of coverage may vary according to destination. Plans however, are designed to tailor to a wide variety of sports and adventure activities as well as standard travels.

 

Coverage Overview

Emergency medical/ dental expenses

Medical evacuation/ repatriation

Hospitalization

Medications

Lost baggage

Baggage delays

Trip cancellation/ interruption

Travel delays

Personal liability

Personal accident

Rental vehicles

No pre-existing conditions coverage – since World Nomads gives you the option to purchase insurance on the go and enjoy coverage almost immediately, terms and conditions which usually apply for travelers with pre-existing coverage can’t be applied.

 

Price

Certain factors influence the price of travel insurance

  • Destination  (some locations are considered high risk)
  • Type of policy (basic and comprehensive plans)
  • Length of policy (policies can be extended)
  • Number of people
  • Add-on coverage
  • Activities

 

Terms and Policies

Waiting periods

Start and finish – only valid when premium is paid and Certificate of is Issuance is issued

Extending your policy – this can be done before the end date stated at your Certificate of Issuance. Terms and conditions apply.

Reimbursements – no reimbursements for trips ended early

 

Assistance Services

Emergency contact telephone number

Email

Twitter @NomadsHelp

Facebook

 

WorldNomads Travel Insurance Summary

WorldNomads is the perfect choice for fun-seeking, adventure loving travelers. While coverage for sports and adventure activities are also offered by other travel insurance providers, this comes at an extra cost and could end up you costing more. You could still trace the company’s travel website roots. The website still exudes its love for travelling and certain elements of fun and adventure. One great thing about WorldNomads is that travelers could purchase it on the go, which is great especially for avid travelers who might have skipped this step when planning their trip.  

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