Some credit card companies include travel insurance, but it is usually dependent on you paying for your trip with that particular credit card. These policies can vary in quality so always check carefully what you are actually covered for and consider purchasing additional cover if required. The majority of travel professionals recommend obtaining a comprehensive insurance policy for visits to Thailand.
Travel insurance policies from Columbus are available to residents of most countries. The single trip policy has no age limit and can include cover for pre-existing medical conditions. Columbus will insure you for activities such as white-water rafting and elephant trekking and will also cover you for high-value items such as laptops.
Flexicover policies are exclusive to UK residents. Single trip policies can include cover for pre-existing medical conditions.
World Nomads travel insurance can be purchased online by residents of more than 150 countries and offers single trip policies which are suitable for individuals or families. The World Nomads website has been well thought out and as a consequence is very easy to use.