Travel Insurance Companies in Kenya

Travel Insurance Companies in Kenya


As a traveler, it is important to know and research on the various travel insurance companies your destination has as well as the type of cover and or products that are available for travelers.  Travel insurance is an essential aspect of your travel plans.  Kenyatalii highlights a number of Travel insurance companies in Kenya where one can easily purchase a travel insurance cover / policy while in Kenya.


AIG Insurance Travel Insurance


Travel Insurance Companies

Have peace of mind with a Travel Insurance Cover

The company was formerly known as Chartis insurance.  AIG has several products within the travel insurance portfolio.  This include student cover that is for students studying abroad, those on prearranged trips and or exchange programs for students coming to Kenya or those going abroad for the various programs.  In addition, the company also offers cover products for groups that may include business clubs, churches as well corporate organizations and individuals.

For travelers who are over 70 years, the company has a policy cover too, and for those that are 85 years and above, the company requires that one undertakes a medical assessment test which once approved will allow for purchase of a Travel insurance cover.


Heritage Travel Insurance Companies

The companies travel insurance product is referred to as The Heritage Traveler.  Heritage Insurance travel cover offers several benefits that include delays and flight cancellation, emergency expenses, loss of passport, money, baggage as well as damage to travelers’ property and or in the event of an accident to third parties.

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UAP Travel Insurance Companies

The organization has been in business in Kenya since 1984. UAP is renowned within the region as it has got regional presence in Uganda where they are the second last largest, Kenya that is serves as the Headquarter and Southern Sudan.   The travel insurance product is referred to as Travel Sure and can be tailor made to suit various needs of travelers.


Whilst this list is not expansive; there are very many insurance companies in Kenya.  It is advisable that travelers find from travel agents on the travel insurance available while in Kenya.  Foreigners are also encouraged to ensure that they have got a travel insurance cover which can be purchased from various travel insurance companies. 


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  • Anonymous

    Many Kenyans (me included) rarely think of getting insurance cover when going travelling. I never thought there was inusrance cover for dlight delays and cancellation! Good information.

    • Anonymous

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  • Falonne

    what is the cheapest travel insurance in kenya?

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