However, post Brexit, this does not apply to UK residents now that we are non-EU residents. All major hire car companies have availability at Geneva and Lyon airports and some smaller airports. We can’t book these for you so get on line to book a car direct. If you travel somewhere that is against FCDO guidelines, you will not be covered. If you can show medical proof that you have been diagnosed with Coronavirus or have been directly exposed to Coronavirus, you will be compensated for any additional lodging or travel expenditures. No, if the UK is put in ‘Lockdown’ once again, there will be no coverage under the insurance for cancellation claims.

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The terrain made the walks challenging at times but they were always accurately described for us and the group allowed time for the slower members. Our comprehensive route notes and maps keep you nicely on the move between attractive villages. Rest and reinvigorate at a carefully-selected hotel or guest house, where your baggage will be waiting. In the mountains, our friendly Walks Teams are on hand to ensure you a succession of unforgettable walks that suit your ability, experience and sense of adventure.

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Forsingle trip policies, you must insure the full duration of your trip and purchase your insurance before departing from the UK. If you select cancellation cover, it takes effect from the date of policy purchase until your departure date. The insurance for personal belongings, equipment and techno pack is only valid if you have insured the whole duration of each individual trip and starts when you depart from the UK. If you have a Snowcard annual multi trip policy at a lower level of cover, you can purchase single trip top up cover at a higher level for short durations.

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  • The chief architect of this itinerary was the company’s Moroccan managing director in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Zina Bencheikh, so it promised to be something special.
  • With choice at every stage, this is a centre-based walking holiday in the majestic Upper Engadin, just down the valley from St. Moritz.
  • Unlike standard travel insurance, our cycle holiday insurance also covers you for withdrawing due to an injury that prevents you from cycling on the trip, even if you could fly.
  • There are considerable high risks with mountain biking including collisions, crashes and accidents.

Cancellation, medical expenses and repatriation are all covered as standard for winter activities for up to 17 days a year on our annual package. You get benefits like loss or damage to ski equipment, lost ski passes, avalanche cover or resort closure. We will cover up to £5,000 for your travel and accommodation costs if you have to cancel your cycling holiday due to unforeseen illness or injury. Unlike standard travel insurance, our cycle holiday insurance also covers you for withdrawing due to an injury that prevents you from cycling on the trip, even if you could fly.

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Every winter I take my car from the UK to Val d’Isere and every year I do the drive alone and it takes me around 9-10 hours from Calais to Val d’Isere. I do put my foot down but 10 hours seems to be the general time it takes to get from Calais to Val with take away food stops only. We have driven both journeys many times and have done our very best to provide judyready.com accurate and sound information, but if you prefer to check your route yourself, log on to On exiting the airport follow signs to Grenoble/Chambery that will take you in the direction of the A43. Continue following directions to Chambery then beyond this is the A43 until the N90 that branches off with signs to Albertville or Centre Commercial due Chirac.