Travel & Rescue Insurance, While traveling and Trekking in Nepal Himalaya, we strongly recommend you to make an up to date travel insurance policy that covers cancellation, injury, death, lost baggage, theft, liability, medical treatment, and expenses is strongly recommended. The insurance covers all the activities that you will be undertaking during your stay in Nepal, such as trekking and climbing. If a client becomes ill, all hospital expenses, doctors’ fees, and repatriation costs are the client’s responsibility.
You must carry insurance copy with you on holiday and be sure when you are on trekking, or climbing/ expedition in the Himalayas your insurance policy covers explicitly emergency air ambulance/helicopter rescue services
On the trekking, there are few medical posts in the trailhead, the Himalayan Rescue Association operate aid post in Pheriche (Everest Trekking), and Manang ( Annapurna Circuit trekking), The Khunde Hospital on Everest trekking are all staffed by Western doctors. However, most accidents or illnesses will occur in the absence of regular medical care. If you find yourself ill or injured in the mountains, Above the Himalaya trekking will rescue you.
If small injuries and health problem and altitude sickness are suspected, our staff will descend you immediately; For the more serious medical issues, emergency helicopter rescues will be arranged by Above the Himalaya Trekking.
Helicopter rescue services will rarely come to your aid without you either making a cash deposit or a promise in Kathmandu. While you are trekking with Above The Himalaya Trekking, we will arrange the rescue and initial payments and will claim the refund to your insurance company again. Be sure you have insurance covering emergency helicopter rescue.