The holiday season may seem a long way off but if you are planning an extended summer driving tour of Europe or beyond, don’t leave home without Walkabout insurance, a Sterling policy created to cater for the needs of travellers on a camper or van tour. Sterling created Walkabout insurance because there was nothing else available on the market that adequately covered European camper tours at a reasonable price. 10 reasons why Walkabout insurance is right for you Adventure seekers on Walkabout want to make the most of their time on tour and to experience as much as possible so cover is valid throughout Europe*.Most insurers only offer cover for a full year but Walkabout insurance can be organised for any period from 15 days to 12 months.If you do take out a shorter policy you will still get the same famed Sterling peace of mind because you will enjoy the same benefits that are offered on our 12 month deals.We can even offer Walkabout insurance if you hold a foreign driving licence – and the cost won’t be hiked unnecessarily just because you do.We can offer Walkabout insurance for more or less any vehicle you are holidaying in, be it a classic air-cooled Type 2 camper, a Split Screen Bus, a Westfalia or even the latest T5 Caravelle.You can even get Walkabout insurance for left hand drive models and modified campers too.There’s also good news if your European tour is part of a bigger, global trek, and you don’t have a permanent home address. All documentation can be emailed.Walkabout insurance can provide standard cover for the contents of your van and full cover for anything lost or damaged while using heating or cooking equipment.Cover is also available for backpackers and gap year students visiting or working in the UK and Europe.Our staff are car and camper enthusiasts and owners themselves so you can be sure that when you call, the person dealing with your policy knows exactly what you’re talking about. What are the benefits of Walkabout insurance? Prices start from £149 for 7 days’ cover (annual policies available)Walkabout covers almost any vehicle driving in the EU and other selected countriesIt is valid for UK, European and selected non-European driving licence holdersIt covers personal possessions up to the value of £2,000 (subject to policy selection and type of vehicle)Insurance for breakdown and misfueling are optional extrasIf the worst comes to the worst Sterling’s claims hotline is open open 24/7 Getting Sterling Walkabout insurance couldn’t be easier Because you will have a lot to think about before setting off on your European tour, Sterling made it as simple as possible for you to secure the perfect insurance cover for the trip. Talk to our team about Sterling Walkabout Car Insurance by calling 0344 381 9990 – our best rates are always available over the phone. Or visit Sterling for all your other specialist insurance needs.