After a complicated year due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Imserso trips They come back in October. Of course, in all trips it will be necessary to respect anti-Covid security measures, in order to avoid situations of risk of transmission in transport, accommodation and activities. In all of them they will be adapted to the norms and recommendations established by the health authorities.
On the other hand, prices will be maintained and it will be guaranteed, both for users and their companions, the refund of the money in the event that the trip is canceled for health reasons before it starts. Thus, the trips will begin next month of October and will end in June 2022. It is important to remember that the deadline for new participation requests for the 2021-2022 season ended on July 30.
After a year of hiatus, there are many older people who wait impatiently for the month of October to arrive to be able to travel and discover new destinations. Therefore, in these questions we answer all the doubts that may arise for the 2021-2022 season.
How old do you have to be to travel in the Imserso program?
To enjoy the Imserso trips you must meet a series of age requirements. You must have at least 65 years of age or be a pensioner due to retirement or widowhood over 55 years of age. In addition, the beneficiaries of the Security SystemSocial over 65 years old or precipients of benefits, or unemployment subsidies with more than 60 years. Also, emigrants returned to Spain and pensioners of the Social Security System of the country from which they return, as well as Spaniards residing in Germany, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Luxembourg may participate. , Norway, Portugal, United Kingdom, Sweden and Switzerland, as long as they meet any of the aforementioned requirements.
Must the companions of the Imserso be retired?
There’s no need that the companions reach the age to enjoy this tourism. However, the companions of the beneficiaries must be spouses, common-law partners or a person with whom a stable union is established. Also, children who have a disability equal to or greater than 45 percent may accompany them.
In any case, Applicants and their companions must fend for themselves to carry out the basic activities of daily life.
What is the price of the Imserso trips?
Depending on the dates, modality and type of accommodation, prices will range from 115’98 euros at 405’53. These figures include: accommodation, full board (except for trips to provincial capitals where the regime is half board), as well as transportation (except for trips to provincial capitals), group insurance policy and the program of socio-cultural animation, among others.
It should be noted that prices may be reduced for people who have economic resources equal to or less than the amount of non-contributory retirement and disability pensions (PNC) of the Social Security.
What evaluation criteria are taken into account for the acquisition of Imserso places?
With the aim that all pensioners have the same opportunities, the Imserso has established an access system for the acquisition of places. Age of the applicants, the economic situation, the disability situation, those that belong to a large family, as well as the times in which it has participated in the tourism program are the requirements that determine who will occupy the places and how many Imserso trips you will be able to attend.
How many trips can be made on the Imserso?
However, the Imserso gives priority to those who have never enjoyed a tripe, as well as those who were on the waiting list in previous seasons. This means that older adults who have enjoyed the adventure and have recently traveled will score less in this section.
What types of travel does the Imserso offer?
By travel destinations, the Imserso offers stays of 10 and 8 days in the coastal area peninsular of Andalusia, Murcia, Valencia and Catalonia, as well as in the insular coastal areas (Canary and Balearic Islands). In addition to sun and beach, this year the elderly will be able to benefit from nature tourism, trips to capitals province and cultural circuits, that the stay will be four, five and six days.
What does the Imserso thermalism program consist of?
The thermalism program makes it easier for older people to attend spas. The same thing happens with Imserso trips, in this spa program in Spain pensioners of the Social Security System can go, for concepts of retirement or disability or for widowhood over 55 years of age. Thus, the scales that will be taken into account to award the places are the same as the above mentioned Imserso.