Adventure Travel Insurance

Why choose Cigna Adventure Travel Insurance

Cover you can rely on

  • Cover for an extensive range of travel activities from abseiling to zip lining and lots in between
  • 24 hour emergency assistance
  • No age restrictions

Affordable premiums

  • 35% discount* if you buy online
  • You’ll have seven days to review your policy starting from the date of purchase. If you change your mind we’ll refund your payment

    *All discounts apply to base premium and cover for specified items, but do not apply to any additional premium for covered medical conditions

Fully comprehensive cover options

  • Up to $100,000 in travel cancellation costs per person and unlimited medical cover
  • Quick and easy claims process, with our Wellington team just a phone call away

Into Adventure Tourism? – make sure you’re covered!

If you’d rather be taking to the mountains or diving under water than lying on a beach, we’ve got you covered. As adventure travellers it’s important to know that you've got the right cover for the adventures you have planned.

Cigna AdventureTravel insurance pays if something unexpected happens on your trip. Get an estimate online >

Covered Travel Activities

With Cigna Adventure Travel Insurance, an extensive list of activities is covered at no extra cost.

Our list of activities covers activities from mountain biking, hiking, skiing, and lots in between. Check our list here.

If you have any questions, or the activity you’re planning on is not on the list, just contact us on 0800 881 675.

Need to know

  • All travellers will need to confirm they have not been advised not to travel by a medical practitioner.
  • The price you’ll pay is based on your age, duration of your trip and your destination(s).
  • You can insure pre-existing medical conditions for an additional premium depending on your condition and the circumstances of your trip.
  • All travellers must begin their trip from New Zealand, and have have a return ticket back to New Zealand.
  • Make sure the activity you plan to do is covered. Check our list here.
  • All travellers must hold a New Zealand passport, residency visa or be an Australian passport holder living in NZ.

Full Policy

We recommend that you read the policy wording for full information of your cover before applying. We’re upfront about conditions, exclusions and limits. See the full details below:


We aim to pay claims as quickly as possible


Making a claim is simple.

We'll assist you with the paperwork if you need help.


We'll have a look at your claim form.

We'll get back to you if anything else is needed.


Receive payment in your bank account.

If your claim is covered by your policy, we'll pay you. No loopholes.

Why Cigna?

We’ve had Kiwis’ backs for close to a century, and protect more than 350,000 customers with simple, affordable insurance products and services.

claims process and fast payouts
for healthy living, and flexible policies that suit your life.



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Rating Scale

Secure Vulnerable
A++ A+ Superior B B- Fair
A A- Excellent C++ C+ Marginal
B++ B+ Good C C- Weak
    D Poor
    E Under regulatory Supervision
    F In Liquidation
    S Suspended