Flying silently through the sky, wind in your hair, high above the tree tops, people like ants far below… you’re either an unlucky Circus midget fired from a particularly powerful cannon, or you’re hot air ballooning. Hot air ballooning is arguably the most romantic way to fly –you’ll enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime, awe-inspiring experience – magnificent views, the majesty of flight and lifelong memories.
While drifting slowly and peacefully across the countryside may seem serene, it is important to be aware that there are dangers associated with this activity. Floating into powerlines, crash landings and mid-air collisions can cause injury and occasionally even be fatal.
Despite this, Insure & Away are prepared insure hot air ballooning as part of one of the 100 exciting sports and activities we cover automatically, no questions asked. So long as the hot air balloon ride you take is purely a pleasure ride (as opposed to a Richard Bransonesque world record attempt), you’re covered.
Once you’ve invested in a policy with us, you’ll benefit from a host of measures designed to comprehensively protect your health and finances. On our Premier level cover these include:
What’s more, we’re happy to cover over 300 pre-existing medical conditions as standard. In some instances we may need to ask a few further questions, and in very rare cases we may not be able to insure at all – but these are only for the most serious cases.
If you’re planning a hot air ballooning trip on holiday and need more information on arranging travel insurance , feel free to get in touch with our friendly team – we’re more than happy to help and advise!
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