All travel and in-country Covid restrictions have now been lifted in the countries that we visit and travel for tourism is back to normal – so you no longer need masks, vaccination certificates or covid tests on any of our trips.
For information about current Covid travel rules in the EU, visit Re-open EU
For information about the travel situation to other countries for UK citizens, visit the FCO website
The same as throughout the Covid pandemic, if we have to cancel your trip due to Covid-19 restrictions being imposed by the Uk FCO or within a destination country, then we will offer a full refund of all fees paid to Alpine Guides.*
Financial Security Through our membership of ABTOT, all of our package holidays are fully insured and fully compliant will all UK/EU Package Travel Regulations – please see our Financial Protection page for more information.
*Refunds include all package holiday/guiding fees paid to Alpine Guides. We cannot offer compensation for cancelled flights or other travel/logistical costs, but these may be covered by your own holiday in
Below you will find some common FAQ’s regarding Covid-19. If you have any other questions not answered below, please get in touch.
*Refunds include all package holiday/guiding fees paid to Alpine Guides. We cannot offer compensation for cancelled flights or other travel/logistical costs, but these may be covered by your own holiday insurance.
Please refer to our booking conditions for full terms and conditions.
BMC mountain rescue insurance includes cancellation cover if you catch Covid-19 in the run up to your trip, and medical and repatriation cover if you catch Covid-19 whilst on your trip. See our insurance page for details on the BMC policy – this cover is only available to UK residents. Use this link to book your BMC insurance.
Snowcard offer similar Covid cover to BMC. This cover is only available to UK residents. Please see the Snowcard website for more info:
Other insurers may also offer similar cover – please see our insurance page for more info.