Are you going to Bolivia? This page offers travel advice and informs you about vaccinations for Bolivia. We recommend certain vaccinations, though most of these are not mandatory. Which vaccinations you require, depends on your travel itinerary. It is good to know in advance which regions you will visit and how long you will stay in Bolivia.
Bolivia is situated in the middle of South America. The north of the country lies in the Amazon and has a tropical climate. The southeast is dry and warm. In the remaining part of Bolivia, the upland areas, it is colder. Bolivia offers lots of nature, culture and adventure! The country has a wide range of phenomenal landscapes: the Andes Mountains; the salt flats of Uyuni; Lake Titicaca and the jungle in the Amazon.
Wherever you plan to go in Bolivia, protect yourself well against possible diseases, the fierce sun and mosquitoes – both malaria and dengue are prevalent. Our KLM Health Services nurses are happy to tell you which vaccinations you require and gladly provide advice on how to healthily travel to Bolivia. Click here to make an appointment with one of our nurses.
Bolivia vaccinations: the most common risks
Getting the right vaccines can guard you against various (tropical) diseases that are prevalent in Bolivia. Below you can see at a glance which health risks and diseases are most common in Bolivia and which specific vaccinations you require.