Zambia is one of Africa’s favourite safari destinations. This landlocked country located in Southern Africa is home to a dense population of big game, who are found in the country’s 24 national parks and 34 game management areas, some of which rank among the best in the world.
Travel Health Information
vaccinations for travelling here
To help you stay safe on your visit, certain travel vaccinations are recommended for Zambia, including yellow fever, hepatitis A, typhoid and tetanus, diphtheria and polio. Also, because of the malaria risk in the country, it is sensible to take malaria tablets to reduce your risk of infection. Our nurses can advise you on these along with other risk factors
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 throughout the country and anti-malarial medication is advised.
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