São Tomé and Príncipe
Vaccinations protect you against infectious diseases that are prevalent on São Tomé and Príncipe. Make an appointment for personalised travel advice at vaccinatiecentrum.nl.
The following vaccinations are recommended when travelling to Sao Tome and Principe:
DTP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio), Hepatitis A (infectious jaundice), Yellow fever, Measles, Hepatitis B, Rabies and Tuberculosis.
Some of these vaccinations are always advised, regardless of the length of your stay on São Tomé and Príncipe. 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 on São Tomé and Príncipe.
Yellow fever is prevalent across the country. Yellow fever vaccination is mandatory if you are travelling from a high-risk country or have been in transit in such a country.
Malaria is prevalent on São Tomé and Príncipe. 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 Sao Tome and Principe 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!