It is a requirement that all our clients travelling to Africa should have travel insurance which includes cover for medical treatment and emergency air evacuation.

We are pleased to offer  the  JWS Travel Policy through JW Seagon with whom we now have an arrangement to book  this for our clients at competitive prices. JW Seagon is a market leader in the insurance sphere and  has been helping clients in East Africa for over 30 years to buy and renew their insurance policies.



For over 30 years  JW Seagon have prided  themselves on offering independent, trustworthy, honest, and transparent insurance broking advice, which is backed up by exceptional levels of customer service. This is the main reason why today over 10,000 clients across the world trust them with their insurance needs. JW Seagon operates in 18 different African countries, plus the rest of the world. As an independent insurance broker, who are not allied to one insurance company in particular, they always recommend the best policy and the best insurer – leaving their clients in the enviable position of knowing that all decisions have been made in their best interests.

JWS Travel Policy

Whether you are travelling alone, with a partner or with family, it’s important that you travel with confidence. JWS Travel provides immediate reassurance, as it has an impressive array of benefits at a very affordable price.

The cover can be purchased as a one-off or as an annual policy and is also flexible enough to work around individual requirements of the person(s) travelling – even the cancellation limit can be increased to suit the value of your trip. What’s more, JWS Travel is fully compliant with the local placing programmes through ICEA Lion – but ultimately the cover is Insured by Lloyds of London so you know you can rely on it in the event of a claim.

Below is a summary of the cover (all rates shown in US Dollars $):

Personal Accident and Illness Benefits Payable for Accident Only $ 100,000 $ 50 per claim
Medical and Additional Expenses $ 5,000,000 $100 per claim
Cancellation and Curtailment $10,000 $ 50 per claim
Missed Departure and Delay $ 1,000 $ 50 per claim
Personal Liability $ 2,000,000 $ 50 per claim
Legal Expenses $ 25,000 $ 50 per claim
 Personal Baggage, Clothing, Effects and Money $ 2,500 $ 50 per claim

Please click below to view the Policy Document showing the full Schedule of Benefits and inclusions / exclusions:

JWS Travel Table of Benefits and Important Information

JWS Travel is the go-to travel insurance policy many travelers worldwide due to its flexibility. It covers short and long durations of stay, short and long-haul flights, and business and social travel plus the policy can be tailored to suit you.

Travel Insurance Policy rates (up to ages of 75 years):


  • Emergency Medical Expenses
  • Emergency dental expenses
  • Follow up treatment in residence country Repatriation
  • Personal accident
  • Repatriation after treatment
  • Personal liability
  • Missed departure
  • Luggage loss or theft/delay
  • Legal assistance
  • Trip cancellation and curtailment
  • Travel delay


Please note: cover starts on date of application thus covers any cancelations that could occur prior to departing for your Safari, flight delays, and it also covers you from arrival in Kenya and ends on departure.  Terms & Conditions apply.

How to Book

For more details including full policy inclusions / exclusions please ask your Gamewatchers Sales Consultant or contact us on

Please print the booking form to complete it and then scan it and email to your Gamewatchers Safaris travel consultant: Booking Form (PDF)

Concerned about the security of your booking and your own safety while on safari?

We fully appreciate your concerns when it comes to booking a safari in Africa and you can rest assured that your financial security when booking and your own personal safety when on safari is our highest priority. Gamewatchers Safaris is a member of the Kenya Association of Tour Operators bonding scheme, backed by a leading insurance company, to ensure your payments are fully protected if a bonded KATO member ceases trading.