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Some travel insurance policies include limited cover for cycling. You should check the small print; there are usually severe exclusions, particularly for racing or serious training. We can cover you for a family cycling holiday, training camp, during events such as Mallorca 312 or even downhill mountain biking. Covering medical mishaps while mountain biking is crucial and is the primary feature of our mtb holidayl insurance. It is also frequently missing from standard travel insurance policies.

We organise programs for hiking mountains and hiking excursions (Quilotoa etc.) and if there are vacancies for group excursions you can join some of those trips for free. Dana Trek to Petra A six day desert trek from beautiful Dana Nature Reserve, arriving at Petra by the ‘backdoor’ where few visitors enter the ancient Rose Red City. The quickest route to resort from any airport is by helicopter. Decadent we know but if affordable, it’s the only way to travel. You might be surprised by the prices and if you really detest the drive up the mountain, this could be your new mode of transport to Val. This depends on time of day, weather conditions, the week in the season and of course, traffic flow (not relevant to helicopter travel!).

What it’s like to trek with snow leopards in Ladakh

I have read many an adventure story and Fantasy novel and this trumps them all. If the signs of AMS are ignored and you continue to go higher, you are at risk of developing life threatening altitude sickness, High Altitude Cerebral Oedema and/or High Altitude Pulmonary Oedema . If you are climbing or trekking, then a slow, gradual ascent is advised. The best way to prevent AMS is to give your body enough time to acclimatise to being at a higher altitude.

  • The policy covers cancellation as long as you have documented evidence from your airline that you were denied boarding because you were showing symptoms of a contagious condition.
  • If you want this cover, you should consider starting the policy straight away.
  • If you are taking several trips over the course of the year, it may work out as better value to take out an annual policy.
  • Pre-pandemic, this Unesco site could attract 5,000 tourists a day in peak season, but in 2020 months elapsed without a single visitor.
  • Your attention to detail, care and service was wonderful.

Snowcard policies now cover cancellation if you become ill with coronavirus COVID-19 and include emergency medical expenses if you contract COVID-19 on holiday. Short on travel, light on weight, but big on geometry, the best down country mountain bike rippers give you everything you want and nothing you don’t. Fast and fun in a lightweight, efficient package that can cover ground with minimal fuss. They’re judyready.com lightweight, sub-130mm travel bikes with progressive geometry. If you have a travel insurance policy with another provider, such as your bank, but it does not include cover for Mountain Biking, we can provide a bolt-on style of protection under our “Activity TopUp” policy. Cyclists taking part in races, tours, triathlons and charity events will need to consider choosing a policy with competition cover.

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Make sure you add every country you’re visiting within your trip. If you cannot find your country, then check the spelling or try typing the first few letters. Travelling with a child who has serious food allergies is stressful and has stopped us being more adventurous in the past. However, you and your team did a perfect job and helped us feel relaxed and secure when it came to dining out. Once again, a huge thank you to you and your team for giving us a wonderful experience. I can’t recommend Move Mountains highly enough, in a world where customer service is in free fall it’s refreshing to find a company that treats it as No 1 priority.