Bharti AXA TRAVEL INSURANCE Norway Travel Insurance The Fjords of Norway Are Waiting for You Read Our Complete Travel Insurance and Schengen Visa Guide Norway is a beautiful Scandinavian country. It has impressive mountains, vast glaciers, and enormous coastal fjords. The untouched natural splendors of its outer regions make it one of the most popular tourist destinations for nature lovers from all over the world. Fishing, hiking, and skiing are the main attractions here. The entire country has varied landscape which extends across the Arctic Circle. The long coastline is home to numerous types of birds. Oslo, the capital, is a city filled with museums and vast natural spaces. The mountains, fjords, and waterfalls in Northern and Western Norway attract thousands of tourists to its unspoiled paradise. The Norwegian Krone is the official currency of the country. You can pick a few basic phrases from its official languages – Norwegian, Bokmal, Nynorsk, and Saami. As the country is part of the Schengen Zone, you will need to apply and get a Schengen Visa when you plan to visit it. Along with the special visa, it is also mandatory to buy Norway Travel Insurance to ensure a stress-free and comfortable vacation. List of Schengen Countries Schengen Visa is required by every individual tourist, groups/families of tourists, businesspersons visiting the Schengen Zone. It includes everyone from outside who wishes to visit any of the 25 Schengen Zone countries in the European Union (EU). The list of these nations is shared below. 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? The process to apply for a Schengen Visa is quite simple. Download the Schengen Visa form which is easily available online. Once you have filled the form as instructed, you will need to visit the Embassy of Norway in New Delhi. Follow these steps to ensure a smooth application and approval process for your Schengen Visa: Step 1 – Submit the Schengen Visa Form, along with all required documents in the paper at the Consulate Section of the Norwegian Embassy. Step 2 – In case there is a problem with the application form or the submitted documents, the applicant is intimated within the first 72 hours. Step 3 – Once the application is processed, the applicant is called for a mandatory personal interview with a Consular Office. Step 4 – Once the visa is approved the applicant will have to pay the applicable visa fees in full. The fees should be paid in Indian National Rupees (INR) at the bank specified by the Consulate. Step 5 – Once the payment is received the visa will take around 5 to 7 days to get processed. What Documents Do I Need for My Schengen Visa? Several documents are required for a Schengen Visa. You will need to attach every one of these documents along with your visa application form (in the paper) when submitting it to the Embassy. Take a look at this list of documents that are needed for a Schengen Visa: Photograph – Attach 1 (One) passport-format picture. Ensure that it is a recent photograph, with a light-colored background and your face in clear view. Passport – Attach the current passport with the application form. Ensure that your passport has at least 2 (Two) blank pages. Check to make sure that your passport’s validity is at least 90 days from the planned date of departure to the Schengen Area country. Visas – Attach copies of all previous visas issued to you with the application form. Itinerary – Attach details of your travel into and from the Schengen Area. This will include your flight dates and flight numbers, etc. Travel Insurance – You need to buy a valid and useful Travel Insurance Policy before picking up the visa. This way, you can cancel the policy in case your visa is not approved for any reason. Accommodation/Subsistence proof – Attach documents, such as hotel room booking acknowledgments, etc. to prove your accommodation status when in the Schengen Area country. Ensure that all these documents are attached in the order as specified to enable a smooth and quick Schengen Visa application process. Is It Mandatory to Get Travel Insurance for Schengen Visa? Yes, it is mandatory for every individual visiting a Schengen Zone country to carry a valid Travel Insurance Policy. The regulations dictate that the Insurance Policy should have a cover of at least EUR 30,000. This is advantageous in numerous ways. An effective Travel Insurance Plan can protect you from unforeseen circumstance while on your journey. Travel Insurance can effectively secure you against: Medical expenses – The policy covers paying for emergency medical evaluation, dental aesthetic acute procedures, repatriation and other such medical expenses. Hospital allowance – The Policyholder is provided a specific daily hospital cash allowance. This is paid for all the additional days that the Policyholder has to spend at the hospital for treatment and evaluation. Loss of documents/luggage – The policy also compensates in case of loss of passport and other necessary travel documents, such as visas, permits, etc. This compensation is also payable in case of loss of luggage or delay in receiving it. Benefits of Getting Travel Insurance from Bharti AXA Bharti AXA is Insurance Company with a well-established track record. It has provided Policies over the years, numbering in millions. It maintains an extensive network of over 130 access points. The company provides a vast range of Add-On Covers for Travel Insurance Policy which is useful for the traveler. Bharti AXA ensures that your travel is smooth and memorable without having to worry about emergencies. 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. 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