The Islamic Republic of Pakistan, more commonly referred to as Pakistan, is in South Asia, and the sixth most populous country in the world. In recent years, political instability and risks of violence has meant that much of the country is not recommended for tourists, despite the bounty of attractions that Pakistan has to offer.
Travel Health Information
vaccinations for travelling here
Infections and Outbreaks frequently change from country to country and by attending our clinics you will be given the most up to date clinical and safety advice from our team of specialists. Our advice to you often includes aspects such as:
- Food and water hygiene
- Insect and animal bite avoidances
- Personal safety
- Sexually transmitted infections
- Sun protection
- Altitude sickness
Malaria and regions within country:
There is a high risk of P.Falciparum malaria in all parts of the country below 2000m, including Islamabad, Karachi and Hyderabad. Anti-malarial medication is not generally advised for low to no risk zones.
Yellow fever certification is required if arriving from a country with high risk of yellow fever.
It is important before travelling to ensure you are up to date with childhood immunisations such as measles, mumps and rubella.
Consult with your local CityDoc travel expert to tailor your vaccine requirements based on your medical history, previous vaccinations and travels as well as your itinerary.
Helpful travel news, tips and advice for travelling around the world
The Ripple Effect of Climate Change on Mosquito-Borne Diseases
Tick-borne Encephalitis (TBE)
CityDoc Medical begins new business partnership with PharmaPlus
For the latest government travel advice
For anyone planning to travel abroad we recommend visiting the following government website for all the latest travel guidance and advice.