Medical Cancellation Concerns

Travelers going to Israel have shown heightened concerns over canceling due to medical reasons

Year-Over-Year Growth

16% more travelers have bought travel insurance for trips to Israel in the past year

Average Trip Cost

The average cost of a trip to Israel has decreased by $109 in the past year

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Israel Travel Insurance Fast Facts:

With many popular archeological sites, most notably in Jerusalem, Israel has gained significant tourist popularity over the years. In the past year, 16% more travelers have visited Israel compared to the previous year.

Many travelers visiting Israel are worried they will need to cancel their trip due to a medical emergency, such as an illness, injury or death of them, a traveling companion, or a family member. This concern is largely due to the significant investment travelers spend on international trips. The average cost of a trip to israel is $3,511, down 3% from the previous year.

Squaremouth’s Israel Travel Insurance Recommendation:

Due to the concern many travelers have shown over Cancel For Medical Reasons, Squaremouth recommends a comprehensive travel insurance policy for travelers visiting Israel. These policies with include benefits for cancellations, medical emergencies, travel delays, and luggage.

Cancel For Medical Reasons is included within the Trip Cancellation benefit of travel insurance. This is the most common covered reason for canceling a trip.

In addition to Trip Cancellation coverage, Squaremouth recommends a policy with at least $50,000 in Emergency Medical coverage, and at least $100,000 in Medical Evacuation coverage. Most policies with cancellation and medical benefits will automatically include delay and luggage benefits, for no additional cost.