In a country as diverse as India, there is no reason to not go on a road trip. Imagine driving across the majestic ghats on the western coast or speeding past the opulent palaces in Rajasthan. Be it with family or friends or a solo drive, a road trip offers a great combination of adventure, thrill, and offers you an opportunity to absorb the country’s diversity. With most highways being maintained beautifully by the government, and restaurants/dhabas and bed and breakfast places cropping up all across the country, all you need is a car prepped for a long drive, and you can gift yourself and your loved ones,megabytes of memories.
As fun as it can be, a road trip can also be risky due to over speeding vehicles, heavy trucks, and badly lit roads, etc. Hence, it is important to be financially prepared for any losses or damages arising from an accident or mishap involving your vehicle. While a comprehensive car insurance policy provides cover against such costs, when you are out on a road trip, the chances of a mishap or an accident increase. Hence, you need some specific add-ons with your car insurance policy that can be useful while you are on the road. Here is a list:
1. Roadside Assistance
Since the roads are always uncertain, and road trips are a rage among travellers, many people are taking the unknown roads to experience the excitement and adventure that such trips bring. Imagine yourself on a road trip driving through the middle of nowhere, and your car breaks down. It’s the middle of the night, and there is no help in sight. This is where a roadside assistance add-on cover can come handy. This cover ensures that the insurer provides a helping hand in such situations. Usually, roadside … Read the rest