Traveling to Virgin Islands, British

Last updated: 01/14/2022

British Virgin Islands Travel Insurance Requirements

During the Covid-19 pandemic, the British Virgin Islands began requiring travel insurance for foreign visitors. Although there is no set coverage amount, the insurance must provide full coverage for Covid-19 medical treatment, medical evacuations and repatriations, and quarantine accommodations.

Squaremouth’s Travel Insurance Recommendations

Although there are no specific amounts required, Squaremouth recommends travelers visiting the British Virgin Islands buy a policy with at least $50,000 in Emergency Medical coverage and $100,000 in Medical Evacuation and Repatriation coverage.

The Emergency Medical benefit can reimburse a traveler for costs related to an illness or injury that they incur during their trip, typically including treatment costs for travelers who contract Covid-19. The Medical Evacuation benefit can cover the costs of transporting a traveler to the nearest adequate hospital and typically covers repatriation depending on the policy.

For travelers who have non-refundable trip expenses, Squaremouth also recommends Trip Cancellation coverage, which can reimburse travelers for pre-paid and non-refundable trip payments should they need to cancel for a covered event. These events can include unforeseen illness or injury, inclement weather, among other events. Amid high levels of uncertainty, this coverage can refund travelers who contract Covid-19 prior to departure and cannot take their trip as planned.

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Travel Insurance Trends and Data

The British Virgin Islands are known as a sailor’s paradise with consistent tradewinds and warm weather year-round. Travelers enjoy the secluded islands for snorkeling, scuba diving, and romantic getaways as well.

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Destination Rank: 15

Percentage of Squaremouth Sales: 1.54%

Average Premium: $240.34

Average Trip Cost: $4,385.60

Squaremouth Analytics compares thousands of travel insurance policies purchased pre- and post-pandemic to identify changes and trends in the travel insurance industry.

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