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Sweden welcomes 850,000 tourists from the UK each year, many heading to explore the wilderness and outdoorsy lifestyle in this Scandinavian wonderland.

Like its neighbour, Norway, the Northern Lights are a big draw for tourists bigger cities in the north of the country such as Kiruna is one of the best places to visit to watch the aurora.

It is likely that you’ll also want to spend some time in the capital, Stockholm. Here you can wander through time from medieval history through to the museum focusing on Sweden’s most famous pop exports, Abba.

Culturally, Sweden has everything from enlightening museums, fantastic food and outdoor pursuits. So, whether you are planning a Stockholm city break, a nomadic style getaway or a blend of everything, Sweden is the perfect place to tick off your travel bucket list.

Remember, that however you spend your time in Sweden it is important to get travel insurance to ensure you’re covered whilst your away. You should also consider our winter sport cover if you plan to embrace the active Swedish lifestyle.

Below is some more information about our products, for which Terms and Conditions apply. Please visit the policy information hub for full details.

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Travel to Sweden is usually trouble free, but even so travel insurance is still a must to protect you against unforeseen events such as flight delays, lost baggage, medical assistance and more.

If you’re planning to take part in sports activities including skiing, sledging or snowboarding then you should consider adding Winter Sports and Ski cover to make sure that you’re protected in the unlikely event of injury to yourself or issues with your equipment.


Our Single Trip, Annual and Backpacker policies can help keep you protected whether you’re heading to Sweden for any type of trip.

Across our Single Trip and Annual policies, you can choose from our Bronze, Silver or Gold levels of cover. Depending on the level of cover you choose, you’ll be protected for: 

  • Cancelling or curtailing your trip
  • Delayed personal possessions
  • Lost, stolen or damaged personal possessions*
  • Loss of personal money*
  • Emergency medical and associated expenses
  • Loss of passport*
  • Personal accident cover
  • Missed departures
  • Delayed departures
  • Personal liability
  • Legal expenses
  • End supplier-failure**

*Not available with Bronze level cover.

**Only available with Gold level cover.

You can also purchase add-ons to ensure you’re covered for activities you’re taking part in.

Our Single Trip travel insurance provides you with cover if you’re heading to Sweden for a maximum of 180 days.
With so much to see and do in Sweden and it being so close to the UK, repeat trips are common. If you are planning more than one trip in the same year then our Annual travel insurance could be right for you.
Sweden is a great place for a backpacking adventure. There are plenty of good standard hostels spread across the country making it the perfect place for a few weeks living the backpacker life. If you’re planning your tour of Sweden, then our Backpacker insurance is suitable for most travellers.
If you’re taking the whole family on a break to Sweden, you can place everyone on the same policy with our Family travel insurance.
Travelling to Sweden in a group? Our group travel insurance can provide cover for you and your travelling companions. This can cover groups of friends as well as family going on holiday together.
Travel is the best way of seeing the world. With our worldwide travel insurance, you’re covered from the Northern Lights in Kiruna to the beaches of Barbados and everywhere in between.
If you’re planning a business trip to Sweden, you can take Allianz Assistance with you. Our cover is designed with professionals in mind, and you can cover the whole team on one policy.