Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Vaccinations protect you against infectious diseases that are prevalent in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Make an appointment for personalised travel advice at vaccinatiecentrum.nl.
The following vaccinations are recommended when travelling to the Democratic Republic of the Congo:
DTP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio), Hepatitis A (infectious jaundice), Measles, Hepatitis B, Rabies, Tuberculosis and Yellow fever.
Some of these vaccinations are always advised, regardless of the length of your stay in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. These are DTP, Hepatitis A and Yellow fever. The other vaccination recommendations depend on your health situation, living conditions, length of stay, the areas you visit and the activities you undertake in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
For travellers staying in the Democratic Republic of the Congo for more than four weeks, the last polio vaccination must have been given less than 12 months ago at the time you leave the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Malaria is prevalent in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. If you are staying in an area where malaria is prevalent, we sometimes recommend the use of malaria medication. Furthermore, it is important to take protective measures against malaria.
Schedule an appointment
Will you be travelling to the Democratic Republic of the Congo soon? Don’t wait too long and make an appointment at vaccinatiecentrum.nl on time for your personal travel advice, including the necessary vaccinations and any travel medication. Together, we’ll make sure you’re well prepared for your trip and return healthy!