vaccinations for travelling here
Destination Information for Nepal
Nepal has some amazing sights to visit. Enjoy a safari ride in Chitwan National Park or a trip to Bhaktapur, a medieval city. Durbar Square is home to palaces and temples or make a visit to the Garden of Dreams. Stay in a hotel and admire the stunning views of the Annapurna and Himalayan mountain ranges.
Located in between India & China, Nepal offers Himalayan delights, wonderful temples, traditional hill villages and even jungle wildlife, making it a popular travel destination. The recommended vaccines can include Hepatitis A and B, Typhoid, Cholera, Japanese Encephalitis, Rabies and Tetanus, Diphtheria and Polio. Please visit one of our travel clinics for a consultation to find out exactly what you need. Those climbing Everest will need tailored advice on altitude management and Acute Mountain sickness
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.Vivax and P.Falciparum malaria in the southern half of the country. There is a low to no risk in other areas including Kathmandu and treks in the Himalayas.
Additional Health Risks Information for Nepal
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.
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