Vaccinations protect you against infectious diseases that are prevalent in Panama. Make an appointment for personalised travel advice at vaccinatiecentrum.nl.
The following vaccinations are recommended when travelling to Panama:
DTP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio), Hepatitis A (infectious jaundice), Yellow fever, Hepatitis B, Tuberculosis and Rabies.
Some of these vaccinations are always advised, regardless of the length of your stay in Panama. 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 Panama.
Yellow fever occurs in a certain part of Panama. East of the Panama Canal. Around the Panama Canal itself and west of the Panama Canal is not a high-risk area. Vaccination is mandatory if you travel in from a high-risk area.
Malaria is prevalent in Panama. 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 Panama 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!