Buy Travel Insurance for Saudi Arabia from India Online
With over 62 million visitations in 2022 alone, Saudi Arabia is a kingdom that inspires. Travelling to Saudi Arabia from India during the colder months is a perfect opportunity for you to experience both urban and rural pleasures. Whether you're planning a luxurious staycation or a cross-country road trip, the Arabian adventure is exciting, enjoyable, and offers something new every time.
As the birthplace of Islam, the country is frequented by visitors all year round. Its enriching culture, traditions, architecture, scenic landscape, and exotic cuisine will make you come back for more.
There's so much to experience under the beautiful Arabian nights, and to enhance your trip in this glorious desert, choose Digit's International Travel Insurance plan.
Digit's International Travel Insurance for Saudi Arabia covers and benefits you in one-day adventure activities, unpredictable situations such as flight delays, loss of passport, baggage loss, medical emergencies, trip cancellations, and other mishaps.
Purchase your plan online within a couple of minutes and travel stress-free!
Is travel insurance mandatory for Saudi Arabia?
Yes, travel insurance with medical cover is mandatory when traveling to Saudi Arabia. Coverage for Covid-19 medical treatment and quarantine is also a must.
What is the cost of Travel Insurance from India to Saudi Arabia?
A $50,000 Saudi Arabia Travel insurance plan from India for one adult starts from ₹225 (excluding GST).
What’s great about International Travel Insurance for Saudi Arabia by Digit?
Zero Deductibles - You don’t pay anything at all when you make a claim – it’s all on us.
Adventure Sports Covered - Our coverage includes activities such as scuba diving, bungee jumping & sky diving (provided the duration is one day)
Immediate Monetary Compensation for Flight Delays - We don't want to waste your time any further. That's why, when your flight is delayed for more than 6 hours, we give you an immediate compensation of Rs 500-1000.
Smartphone-enabled Processes - No paperwork, no running around. Just upload your documents when you make a claim.
Missed-call Facility - Give us a missed call at +91-7303470000 and we’ll call you back in 10 minutes. No more international calling charges!
Worldwide Support - We've partnered with the world's largest health & travel insurance network Allianz, to support you seamlessly across the world. T&C apply.
Saudi Arabia Travel Insurance Plans that fit your needs
Offers coverages for the most common mishaps that can be encountered on an international trip.
This plan not only covers you for the most common mishaps on your trip but also keeps you protected from each hiccup, so your trip goes just how it should!
Emergency Accidental Treatment & Evacuation
Accidents occur at the most unexpected times. Unfortunately, we can’t save you there, but we can surely help you get the best treatment. We cover you for immediate medical treatment that results in hospitalization.
Emergency Medical Treatment & Evacuation
God forbid if you fall ill during your trip in an unknown country, don’t panic! We will take care of your treatment costs. We will cover you for expenses like hospital room rent, operation theatre charges, etc.
We hope this cover is never required. But for any accident during the trip, resulting in death or a disability, this benefit is there for support.
Daily Cash Allowance (Per day/Max 5 days)
When on a trip, you manage your cash efficiently. And we do not want you to shell out anything extra for emergencies. So, when you are hospitalized, you get a fixed daily cash allowance per day, to manage your daily expenses.
Accidental Death & Disability
While this cover has everything like the emergency accidental treatment cover, it has one extra layer of protection. It also covers death & disability while boarding, de-boarding or are inside the flight (Touchwood!).
Emergency Dental Treatment
If you encounter acute pain or meet with an accidental injury to your teeth on the trip, resulting in emergency dental treatment provided by a medical practitioner, we will cover you for the expenses incurred due to the treatment.
Smooth transit covers
If unfortunately, your trip gets cancelled, we cover the pre-booked, non-refundable expenses of your trip.
Common Carrier Delay
If your flight gets delayed by more than a certain time limit, you get the benefit amount, no questions asked!
Delay of Checked-in Baggage
Waiting at the conveyor belt is annoying, we know! So, if your checked-in baggage is delayed for more than 6 hours, you get the benefit amount, no questions asked!
Total loss of Checked-in Baggage
The last thing that can happen on a trip is your baggage getting lost. But if something like this happens, you get the benefit amount for the entire baggage getting permanently lost. If two out three bags are lost, you get a proportional benefit, i.e. 2/3rd of the benefit amount.
Missed the flight? Don’t worry! We will pay for extra accommodation and travel needed to reach the next destination shown on your ticket/itinerary if, you miss a pre-booked onward flight because of a delay in the flight.
Loss of Passport
The worst thing to happen in an unknown land is to lose your passport or visa. If something like this happens, we reimburse the expenses, if it is lost, stolen or damaged while you are outside of your country.
If on a bad day, all your money is stolen, and you need emergency cash, this cover will come to your rescue.
Emergency Trip Extension
We don’t want our vacations to end. But we don’t want to stay in a hospital too! If due to an emergency during your trip, you need to lengthen your stay, we will reimburse the cost of hotel extensions and return flight rescheduling. The emergency could be a natural calamity in your travel area or an emergency hospitalization.
In case of emergency, If you had to return home early from your trip, that would be really sad. We can’t fix that but we will cover charges for alternate travel arrangements and non-refundable travel costs like accommodation, planned events and excursion expenses.
Personal Liability & Bail Bond
Due to an unfortunate incident, if there are any legal charges against you while you are travelling, we will pay for it.
Coverage option suggested above is only indicative and is based on market study and experience. You may opt for any additional coverages as per your requirement. Please call us at 1800-258-5956 in case you want to opt for any other coverages or wish to know further details.
To read about the policy in detail please click here.
What's not Covered?
Digit's Travel Insurance from India to Saudi Arabia covers most things that could go wrong during your vacation. We are completely open in all that we do. Understanding what your travel insurance does not cover is critical, just like knowing what is covered. The following are some exclusions that our travel plan will not cover:
We can't cover diseases or illnesses already diagnosed (pre-existing conditions) or if your doctor has already recommended no travelling.
Daily cash allowance of up to 5 days is only valid for those hospitalised during their holiday in a foreign country.
Death or disability won't be covered after 365 days of the accident that has caused it.
Adventure sports are covered if you're doing it for one day. This doesn't include weeklong treks, hikes or professional-level adventure sports that go on for more than one day.
Acts of War are not covered.
Flight delays aren't covered if your airline already informed you about the same at least 6 hours in advance.
Delay of checked-in luggage is not covered if the delay is due to customs.
Any missed connection where the time gap between scheduled arrival of incoming flight and scheduled departure of connecting flight was less than the time required.
Thefts won't be covered if the police of the respective aren't notified within 24 hours.
Trip extensions due to childbirth or related matters can't be covered.
Trip abandonments due to pre-existing illnesses or health conditions can't be covered.
Trip cancellations due to rejection of visa are not covered.
With us, get access to VIP claims
After you buy our international travel insurance for Saudi Arabia, you live tension free as we have a 3-step, completely digital claims process!
Give us a call at 1800-258-5956 (if in India) or drop a missed call at +91-7303470000 & we’ll call back in 10 mins.
Upload the required documents & your bank account details, on the link sent.
We’ll take care of the rest!
Why do you need travel insurance from India to Saudi Arabia?
One must be mindful of some concerns when travelling to Saudi Arabia like extreme weather conditions, tourism-related scams like thefts and petty crimes, baggage/passport loss, etc. Your travel insurance can help you manage and compensate for your loss in these situations.
The country has much to offer, but one should also be cautious about the do's and don'ts of the country's culture, tradition, and laws. Your travel insurance can protect you as much as possible, so it's always better to own a reliable plan in a new location.
Currently, political and civil unrest seems to be a rising trend in Saudi Arabia. In case your trip cannot be reconsidered at times like these, having a travel health plan can aid in case of medical emergencies. All in all, Digit's travel insurance looks out for your safety and comfort. Whatever the circumstance, we cover you to the best of our abilities.
Compare Saudi Arabia Travel Insurance Quotes
Whilst comparing travel quotes from different travel insurances for Saudi Arabia, make sure you are aware of the following:
The medical benefits available and the limit of the Sum Insured for each
Terms of claims. Many times, the terms and conditions can be tricky and very hard to come by. Read the fine print carefully.
The claims process by checking the company's previous claim records. After all, that's the whole point of insurance, right?
Know more about Saudi Arabia before your Trip
If you are willing to experience the charm of the exquisite Arab world, you can begin by exploring Saudi Arabia. The country is known for its Islamic heritage and Bedouin traditions. You can find various eye-catching attractions in this splendid Middle-eastern country.
However, to make sure that your trip to the country is smooth and hassle-free, you will need to have a detailed idea about the visa formalities, safety tips, places of attraction and more. Refer to the guide below for more information.
What Is the Best Time to Travel to Saudi Arabia?
The most suitable time to visit Saudi Arabia is between November to February. At this time, you can enjoy the outdoor activities and the sightseeing because of the pleasant weather. Moreover, you will be able to experience various festivals that take place during this time of the year.
What Are the Top Things to Do and Places to See in Saudi Arabia?
Here is a list of top things to do in Saudi Arabia:
Visit the Eve's Tomb at Jeddah
Explore an ancient village, Thee (Zee) Ain of Bidah Valley
Experience the desert safari at Dune Bashing in Qasim
Visit the A1 Wahbah Salt Crater in Saudi Arabia
Experience the breath-taking view of the Edge of the World at Jebel Fihrayn
Let's take a look at a list of top places to see in Saudi Arabia:
Kingdom Centre Tower
Red Sea Mall
King Fahd's Fountain
Al Bujairi Heritage Park
Visa Requirements for Saudi Arabia for Indians
Visit the official website of the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). After that, create a user account for visa application. Indian travellers looking for an offline method of visa application for Saudi Arabia can visit the embassy and fill up the application form with the necessary documents and fees. Generally, if your visa application is flawless, it will take 4 to 5 days as processing time. However, if there are any discrepancies or complications, it takes up to 3 weeks.
Entry Information for Indians in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia follows strict laws that foreigners, including Indians visiting the country, need to follow. Hence, it is a requirement to carry all the supporting and travel documents to steer clear of legal issues. Upon landing at the airport of Saudi Arabia, the concerned officer can enquire about the intention and duration of the trip.
The country has, however, dropped all Covid-related restrictions.
What Are the Safety Measures to Follow While Visiting Saudi Arabia?
Let's understand the essential safety measures required to follow while visiting Saudi Arabia:
People travelling to Saudi Arabia must keep the travel restrictions in mind that are imposed in different parts of the country. Make sure to maintain social distancing. Moreover, you must carry necessary anti-malarial medications and other preventable diseases to safeguard your health.
Saudi Arabian law is conservative and strict; hence, violation of any law will attract legal complications like fines or imprisonment. To avoid any such harassment, it is advisable to understand the tourist laws proficiently.
Do not forget to carry your passport and other travel documents for any sudden enquiry.
Though crime rates are comparatively low in Saudi Arabia, it is ideal to keep your valuables, especially jewellery and cash in a safe way.
Stay prepared for sudden sandstorms and dust storms and seek shelter whenever necessary.
Make sure to keep sufficient cash on hand.
Consumption or carrying alcohol is strictly prohibited.
Furthermore, getting a travel insurance policy before your trip to Saudi Arabia is essential as it protects you from financial liability due to sudden expenses due to flight delay, loss of valuables, medical emergencies, cancellation of hotel booking, etc.
Indian Embassy in Saudi Arabia
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