Mayan Gateway strongly recommends you to invest in a good Travel and Cancellation Insurance. We plan on a seamless trip from start to finish, but travel insurance will provide you with essential support in case of an accident, unplanned inconvenience, or cancellation.
You may visit Travelex Insurance Services or World Nomads to get a quote. Please, take into account that Travel and Cancellation Insurance is not included in our prices, you must purchase the insurance separately.
Even with all the safety advantages of organized travel through an agency, Travelers may face all kinds of challenges abroad. Realistically, many of these could be outside of your control as well as ours. Being backed by travel insurance is the one thing that’s completely within your control. Not to mention it gives you complete peace of mind—from the planning stages to the day you return home after your trip.
Advantages of Purchasing a Travel and Cancellation Insurance.
Travel insurance won’t inherently keep you completely safe or healthy, but it minimizes the considerable financial risks of traveling. This is especially true in the case of accidents or other unforeseen situations. It will also give you access to a worldwide 24-hour helpline that you can rely on in case of emergency.
Travel insurance packages can cover you for a wide range of things, from personal belonging theft to flight cancellations. Ultimately, travel insurance comes down to two main components: medical and personal liability coverage.
Medical coverage typically includes any medical expenses you may face abroad. Medical issues can range from a minor check-up all the way up to serious treatment or even evacuation to your home country, which is why medical coverage is often offered at levels of around a million (dollars, pounds, euros) or more.
Standard medical insurance or national health services from home typically do not cover medical costs and services abroad. That’s why it is so important to get travel insurance that keeps you covered away from home.
Personal Liability coverage will keep you covered if you accidentally cause an injury or damage property that is not your own. Personal liability is typically covered up to a significant amount (often a million or above), including any legal fees you could face. Damaging rented vehicles, rented equipment, or injuries caused by a traffic accident are all covered by personal liability coverage.
Both medical and personal liability cover two of the highest-risk scenarios. Most likely nothing bad will happen, but if it does, the financial consequences could be severe, and it is best to keep yourself protected, should anything happen. Aside from the high-risk concerns, travel insurance has many other benefits, such as cancellation reimbursement and much more.
Safety tips aside, remember that we will take care of all the planning for your trip to ensure it is as seamless, low-stress, and hassle-free as possible. Instead of worrying about logistics, you will experience a new culture and enjoy your adventure to the fullest. This is your vacation, after all!