Vaccinations protect you against infectious diseases that are prevalent in South Africa. Make an appointment for personalised travel advice at vaccinatiecentrum.nl.
The following vaccinations are recommended when travelling to South Africa:
DTP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio), Hepatitis A (infectious jaundice), Yellow fever, Measles, Hepatitis B, Rabies and Tuberculosis.
One of these vaccinations is always advised, regardless of the length of your stay in South Africa. This is DTP. The other vaccination recommendations depend on your health situation, living conditions, length of stay, the areas you visit and the activities you undertake in South Africa.
Yellow fever does not occur in South Africa 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 South Africa. 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 South Africa 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!