Bharti AXA TRAVEL INSURANCE Finland Travel Insurance 11 Dec 2017 Quick Highlights List of Schengen Visa Countries How to Apply for Schengen Visa? What Documents Do I Need for My Schengen visa? Benefits of Getting a Travel Insurance from Bharti AXA Let the Northern Lights Guide You to Explore Finland Read Our Complete Travel Insurance and Schengen Visa Guide You can consider Finland as a Modern welfare state, which is surrounded by Russia in the East, Sweden in the West, and Norway in the North. It has got well-designed towns and cities, which are efficiently maintained for a long time. The tourists from different countries of the world love to visit Finland for its soothing and beautiful climate. Things not to miss the Sámi culture,Design District, Olavinlinna Castle, Kuopio Sauna, Tampere and more. Savour Scandinavian-style fish specialties, exotic meats such as reindeer and elk, pastries, casseroles, and pork. During the winters, you can experience the Northern lights whereas the summers will treat you with midnight sun. There are approximately 188,000 numbers of islands and lakes in Finland. Thus you will find some resorts and hotels. You can relax on the coast and can enjoy swimming, fishing, and barbecuing. But as it is a Schengen country, you are not allowed to enter without a valid Finland Travel Insurance. So, Travel Insurance is the first thing, which you need to ensure a trip to this Schengen country. List of Schengen Visa Countries No visa is provided to the travelers if they don’t have the Travel Insurance in Schengen Visa Countries. List of Schengen visa countries is as follows: Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark Estonia Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Iceland Italy Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Malta Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal Spain Slovakia Slovenia Sweden Switzerland How to Apply for Schengen Visa? Download/collect the Schengen visa application from the visa application center –You can simply browse through the official website of Finland Embassy or can also visit the premises of visa application center in India, to collect the application form. Fill the form accurately – You have to duly fill up the application formtyping. Arrange the specified documents – Without proper documents, no visa is granted. Make sure that you have got necessary documents such as passport, Travel Insurance Policy , flight, and hotel itinerary. Book the appointment at the visa application center – After filling the form, you need to book an appointment at the application center. You can simply book an appointment online or by calling on the specified phone number of the Consulate. Submit the Schengen Visa application form along with application fee – Once your appointment is confirmed, you need to visit the visa application center. You have to submit the application form, along with documents and application fee to start the processing works. Track the application status online – You can easily track the visa application status online. You will get to know when the visa is out for delivery. Sometimes the visa application is rejected. In that case, you can simply seek rejection reasons from the Immigration department. Again, you can apply for the Schengen Visa by fulfilling the eligibility criteria. What Documents Do I Need for My Schengen visa? Finland Travel Insurance – Travel Insurance Plan is the first thing, which you need to grab before planning a visit to the Schengen countries. So, you need to buy the best Travel Insurance from Bharti AXA . Make sure that the total coverage amount associated with the Travel Insurance Policy is more than 30,000 Euros. Passport – As you know, you cannot travel from one country to another country, without a valid passport. So, ensure that your passport is updated and is valid for three more months after departure date from the Schengen country. Again, there must be at least two blank pages in the passport, or else the visa application may get rejected. Hotel details – You need to provide the details of your accommodation in the foreign country. So, book the hotels before applying for the Schengen visa. Flight itinerary– The flight details are mandatory to provide with the visa application form. The visa will be given as per the number of days you are staying in the foreign country. Personal information– You have to enter the details of every person, who is traveling with you to the Schengen country. The visa will be prepared according to the information you have submitted. So, make sure that there is no mistake while filling up the personal details. Is it Mandatory to Get Travel Insurance for Schengen visa? In the Schengen countries, the medical facilities are expensive as compared to medical services in India. In the event of any serious health issue, you are bound to avail the medical treatments in the Schengen country. So, to reduce the stress of the traveler during the journey, it is mandatory to avail a Travel Insurance Cover. If you have Travel Insurance, the insurer will cover the medical expenses. Again, the Travel Insurance is also helpful at the time of Third-Party Liability. In case, you cause injury to a Third-Party, you don't need to worry about the high expenses associated with the liability. You can claim the compensation from the insurer, if you are covered with Travel Insurance. Thus, the Travel Insurance Plan is made mandatory, just to ensure a happy and peaceful travelingtravelers. Benefits of Getting a Travel Insurance from Bharti AXA Bharti AXA is a well-establised Insurance Company, having issued millions of policies. You get Emergency financial assistance – If your luggage and money are lost or stolen in a Schengen country, you can simply inform Bharti AXA's customer support team. The team will ensure you emergency finance through official representatives in the country. Affordable premiums Home insurance for fire/theft issues – If there is theft or fire accident in your house in India, during your foreign trip, then the insurer will bear the expenses to recover the loss. Wide age group coverage – You don’t needto worry about the insurance coverage of your entire family. The Schengen Travel Insurance is available for three months to 70 years old individuals. So, don’t make any further delays, and get your Travel Insurance today. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Planning on an international trip? Take a look at our FAQ section that resolves commonly-asked queries on travel insurance. How do I benefit with Travel Insurance? Overseas travel insurance protects you when you are travelling in a foreign land. The insurance covers the expenses incurred during events like flight cancellation, illness, injury, misplaced baggage, loss of passport, etc. There would be financial reimbursement offered to cover the financial risk. Are Children and Senior citizens covered? Children from the age group of 3 months are covered.Senior citizens are also covered, with maximum entry age restricted to 85 years.For buying a policy covering people above 60 years of age kindly contact our representative at 080- 49010200. MORE FAQs Why choose Bharati AXA Travel Insurance Travelling overseas is always fun. its more fun when you know your trip financialy secure. 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