White Water Rafting is an adventurous recreational activity admired by people all around the world. They use a special inflatable raft and navigate the river coping with rapid river flowing and rock obstacles. It is done on different degrees white water to excite the passengers. The development and popularisation of this activity started nearly 50 years ago so now it has numerous forms and 6 grades of difficulty.
White water rafting is an unforgettable experience for everybody. It gives a real thrill, adrenaline rush and incredibly vivid emotions. Navigating the river, controlling the raft movement, getting round the rocks and performing unforgettable manoeuvres make white water rafting the real adventure. Breathing fresh air, viewing beautiful natural surroundings and overcoming challenges improve the mood enormously. Besides, working as a team and experiencing this fun together makes people closer so it is a great way to strengthen the friendship with your already existing pals and to find new ones.
Generally, white water rafting may be considered as a dangerous sport but taking all the safety precautions and doing it with an instructor guarantees you’re staying safe. Licensed operator provides rafters with lifejackets, helmets, special shoes and necessary instructions. Typical traumas include bruises from striking an object but more often if is a paddle of your neighbour than the rock. Capsizing sometimes happens bringing more serious consequences such as cuts, dislocations and hypothermia.
At the Globelink Travel Insurance policies provide cover for many adventure activities as standard.
Partaking in white water rafting abroad as a part of your dream vacation is great but getting health damage and costly medical treatment abroad may spoil it all that is why it is wise to leave with white water rafting travel insurance in order to deal with possible bad occurrences easily and stress-free.
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Single and Backpacker Cover best if you only travel once a year or need a long stay policy.
Annual Multi Trip is perfect if you take two or more trips in a year. Over 18’s who are not a couple living at same address (eg friends/siblings) must buy a separate policy PER PERSON.
Already Travelling? You MUST select ‘ALREADY TRAVELLING’ as your Type of Policy.
We offer Already Travelling Insurance on the strict understanding that:
There is a 48 hour waiting period from the date of policy issue before the insurance takes effect as a fraud prevention measure. New Claims requiring inpatient treatment which can be independently verified, can be made within the first 48 hours.
There is no 14 day cooling off period when you are already travelling, so no refund is available in the event you cancel your policy, or return home early.