Personal Travel Insurance is highly recommended while travelling to Nepal. There are different global sites which provide the Holiday Travel Insurances at a reasonable cost. While buying a Travel Insurance for Nepal, you got to be sure about the Insurance policy that covers the mountainous regions, rescue cost, evacuation, and others activities depending on your preferences. Buying comprehensive package is highly suggested as it is loaded with various options, and saves money at the same time. If you fall ill or met with an accident during your trip in Nepal, the personal cost could be very expensive for the tourists. In this case the travel insurance can cover all your costs, and also bears responsibility to manage the trip further accordingly. If you decide to opt out from the trip due to illness, the travel insurance is liable to make arrangements of your departure to your country.
Some travel insurances have different polices depending on the altitudes you would travel. So, you must be sure about the place, and the altitude you are trekking/traveling. Since, Nepal is a mountainous country, while travelling to the base camp of these mountains you have to travel to regions with higher altitudes. Finally, always have a printed copy of your policy handy while travelling in Nepal. Also, save an e-copy in your email to retrieve in case the original gets lost or misplaced.
Was traveling with a friend through India and Nepal, my one "must do" in Nepal was to see Mount Everest. Didn't have enough time to do the trek and the flight around the Himalayas seemed lame. We found the option to have a freaking helicopter take us up into…Read More