Rwanda vaccination advice
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Going on a trip to Rwanda? A successful trip starts with good preparation. When it comes to your health, it is also wise to prepare well. Many countries in the world have different hygiene conditions. So too in Rwanda. Different infectious diseases sometimes occur and you often have a different diet there than at home. Moreover, even in the best five-star hotel, you come into contact with the local population, which can transmit certain diseases. With proper preparation, a lot of misery can be avoided. Vaccinatiepunt helps you with these preparations so you know which vaccinations for Rwanda mandatory, optional and recommended and can travel well protected. Make an appointment today to get the vaccinations you need for your trip to Rwanda fetch.
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The above advice for vaccinations Rwanda is general advice. For tailored personal traveller's advice, you can make an appointment online or by phone. We are up-to-date with the latest news and LCR guidelines. A personalised advice will include your travel destination, duration and circumstances of the trip and your personal health condition involved and based on this the necessary vaccinations for Rwanda advised.
What vaccinations are mandatory to travel to Rwanda?
Some countries from Africa and South America require yellow fever vaccination. Where a vaccination is mandatory, it should be administered at least 10 days before arrival. Even if there is no requirement, vaccination is recommended when travelling to a number of African and South American countries. Check our country pages for exact information on mandatory vaccinations for the African country you will be visiting. You can also consult us for information on possible health reimbursements for travel vaccinations.
Some countries require a yellow fever vaccination on arrival if you have been in a country where yellow fever is present. Yellow fever only occurs in Africa and South America.
What vaccinations are recommended for Rwanda?
For most African countries, vaccinations against DTP and hepatitis A are recommended. This is due to poor hygiene conditions. So too when you travel to Rwanda. Other recommended vaccinations are:
In addition, taking malaria tablets is strongly recommended in Rwanda and many other African countries.
Other optional vaccinations for Rwanda
In addition to the compulsory and recommended vaccinations for Rwanda there are also a number of other vaccinations optional. These could be personally recommended. Optional vaccinations for Rwanda are:
For personalised advice on vaccinations Rwanda you can make an appointment with us. Any advice will involve your travel destination, the duration and circumstances of the trip and your personal health condition. Also for information on possible health reimbursement of travel vaccinations for Rwanda you can contact us.
Observe precepts for optimal protection
For disease prevention, vaccinations for Rwanda or taking medicines is often not enough. To protect yourself optimally, you should observe a number of precepts when abroad, aimed at minimising the risk of infection. During the traveller's consultation, the nurse can provide information on measures that can be taken to avoid becoming ill. For personal advice on vaccinations for Rwanda it is necessary to make an appointment.
Run no risk with Vaccination Point
Those travelling to the (sub)tropics want to be as protected as possible against diseases that occur there. For vaccinations Rwanda you can visit Vaccination Point. You can also make an appointment with us for personal advice. The advice given is based on the national guidelines of the LCR (National Coordination Centre for Travel Advice).
For personal advice on your specific situation, contact Vaccination Point. There, they are up-to-date with the latest news and LCR guidelines. With personal advice, you are assured of taking appropriate vaccinations for Rwanda in your situation. Make a booking now for traveller vaccination at the Vaccination Point of your choice. You can also make an appointment in the evening and at the weekend. For company vaccinations, you can also make an appointment at your local Vaccination Point.
Our working method
We work on a consultation basis in which we personally advise you which vaccinations you should take for your trip to Rwanda. Any advice will involve your travel destination, the duration and circumstances of the trip and your personal health condition. Vaccinations and anti-malaria drugs do not always give full protection and sometimes have side effects. Therefore, the pros and cons of the various measures must be weighed up for each trip and for each person.
Even if you have booked a last-minute trip, it is wise to consult the Vaccination Point. This is because you can also be vaccinated just before the start of your trip. If you often book a last-minute, it is advisable to take the basic vaccinations (dtp,hepatitis A and possibly typhoid fever) as a precaution.
For tailored personal advice, make an appointment at a branch near you.
Are you curious about our vaccination rates? Then please refer to our price list. You pay per visit for the activities of that day; reimbursement by your health insurance depends on the policy conditions. If you are unexpectedly unable to attend, please cancel your appointment at least 24 hours in advance. Appointments that are not cancelled in time will be charged as consultations.
Are you passing through or curious about vaccination recommendations for surrounding countries such as Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya? Then check out our general vaccination recommendations for these countries on our website or make an appointment for personal advice!