Azores Travel Insurance
If you plan a trip to the Azores, get a travel insurance policy before leaving home.
The Azores are a group of islands in the mid-Atlantic and are governed by Portugal. The islands are full of fantastic scenery, vineyards and mountains.
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- Summary of Cover
- Popular Destinations in The Azores
- Popular Sports & Activities
- Travel Risks in The Azores
- Pre-Existing Medical Conditions
- Useful Websites
Summary of Cover (per person)
|Section & Cover||Silver||Gold||Platinum|
|Emergency Medical and Repatriation*||£5,000,000||£5,000,000||£5,000,000|
|Cancellation or Curtailment*||-||£3,000||£7,500|
|Loss of Passport*||-||£300||£500|
|Missed Departure / Connection||-||£500||£500|
*Excess payable does vary depending on the claim benefit.
Please read the Policy Wording for the complete list of Benefits.
Healix Insurance Services Ltd, on behalf of Hamilton Insurance DAC, arranges this Travel Insurance policy for Jade Stanley Ltd. Healix Insurance Ltd is registered in England and Wales under No. 5484190 and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under No. 437248. Hamilton Insurance DAC is registered in Ireland No. 484148, authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland, and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority in connection with their UK branch. Jade Stanley Ltd is registered in England and Wales under No. 03570857 and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under No. 306205.
Popular Destinations in The Azores
Be filled with astonishment at Sao Miguel's stunning crater lakes. Sete Cicadas is nearing ten miles in circumference, whereas Lagoa do Fogo has a mountainous backdrop! Each one flowed with gorgeous turquoise waters, almost fairy-tale-like.
Visit a pretty fishing village and try the local seafood and cuisine in one of Sao Miguel's many restaurants.
Its capital, Ponta Delgada, hosts a range of Cathedrals and historical monuments dating back to the 17th Century.
Sao Miguel is also lined with gorgeous beaches, perfect for sunbathing, Swimming or Snorkelling.
It was trekking up Mount Pico, a dormant volcano that gives this island its name. Although static, you won't be able to ignore the exhilaration of scaling partway of its 2,351 metres or even to the top if you're feeling courageous.
Make sure you have Trekking Travel Insurance up to 3,000 metres if you go up Mount Pico.
Dolphin and Whale Watching are also famous on this island, with many spotting these gorgeous, sleek mammals from their boat around the coast.
Hire a car to behold all of Sao Jorge's natural beauty. Its capital is a quiet harbour town, and the island is filled with picturesque cliffs and Hiking trails, perfect for a warm summer's day. Fishing is a popular pastime in Sao Jorge, so see if you can nab a fishing boat and catch up with the locals.
While there, sample some of the regional cheeses handmade on the island and famous for their strong cheddar taste.
Santa Maria is the most southern island of the Azores, consequently making it the sunniest and warmest. It has rolling hills, amazing coves, and cliffs, which are fantastic for you to sink your teeth into and explore.
Santa Maria's claim to fame is its craftwork, with most Residents owning a handmade patchwork blanket or quilt spun on a loom on this island.
Sailing is also prominent here, and with Sao Miguel only a short boat ride away, it's possible to spend the day there and return before nightfall.
Popular Sports and Activities
Travel Risks in The Azores
You are unlikely to encounter problems when visiting the Azores, but you must always remain vigilant of thieves and pickpockets operating in built-up areas.
Keep an eye on your belongings at all times and be aware of any scams. If you decide to dip into the Azure waters, have someone to remain on the beach with your valuables.
Taxi drivers have also been known to take advantage of Foreigners; if your taxi doesn't have a meter, always agree on a price before getting in.
Rua Domingos Rebelo, 43A. 9500-234 Ponta Delgada. S. Miguel - Azores
Pre-Existing Medical Conditions
If you have pre-existing medical conditions and plan to travel to the Azores, we can provide you with a policy.