Do you plan to visit Iran? We gladly provide travel advice and are happy to tell you which vaccinations you require for your trip. Most vaccines are not mandatory, but nonetheless recommended. Which specific vaccinations you require for Iran is dependant on the regions you plan to visit and on the duration of your stay in this former Persian Empire.
Iran is a vast country in West Asia with major climatic differences. In some parts of the country the winters are very cold, whereas in summer temperatures can rise above 40 degrees Celsius. Iran is known for its beautiful natural scenery, pretty ancient Persian cities and many indoor bazaars. Whether your plan is to visit the capital Tehran, the uniquely located city of Isfahan or the romantic gem Shiraz; always take into account possible health risks such as infectious diseases and the strong sunlight. Also, avoid mosquito bites as malaria occurs in Iran.
Our KLM Health Services nurses are happy to tell you which vaccinations you require for Iran and gladly provide advice regarding a healthy trip to this stunningly beautiful country. Click here to make an appointment with one of our nurses.
Iran vaccinations: the most common risks
Various (tropical) diseases are prevalent in Iran to which you are likely not resistant. The right vaccines can protect you against these. Please find below a list of the most common diseases and health risks in Iran and read which specific vaccinations you require.