Vaccinations protect you against infectious diseases that are prevalent in Guatemala. Make an appointment for personalised travel advice at vaccinatiecentrum.nl.
The following vaccinations are recommended when travelling to Guatemala:
DTP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio), Hepatitis A (infectious jaundice), Yellow fever, Hepatitis B, and Rabies.
Some of these vaccinations are always advised, regardless of the length of your stay in Guatemala. These are DTP and Hepatitis A. The other vaccination recommendations depend on your health situation, living conditions, length of stay, the areas you visit and the activities you undertake in Guatemala.
Yellow fever does not occur in Guatemala but a vaccination is mandatory if you are travelling in from a high-risk area or have been in transit in such an area for more than 12 hours.
Malaria is prevalent in Guatemala. 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 Guatemala 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!