If you travel to Kenya, then it is wise to prepare yourself well. Our KLM Health Services health experts recommend certain vaccinations for Kenya, although in some cases they are not mandatory. Which vaccinations and immunisations you require for your trip to Kenya mostly depends on the places you plan to visit and the duration of your stay.
Kenya is situated in East Africa and has a tropical climate. The weather is often hot and muggy. Kenya is a delightful holiday paradise with white sand beaches, an azure ocean and overwhelming natural beauty inland, complete with wildlife reserves where you’ll find exotic animals. Whatever you decide to do whilst on holiday in Kenya, it is important that you protect yourself well against infectious diseases, the fierce sun and mosquitoes. Both dengue and malaria are prevalent in Kenya.
Our skilled nurses gladly provide comprehensive information about a healthy stay in Kenya and tell you exactly which vaccinations you require. Click here to make an appointment with one of our nurses. Travel carefree and return home at ease.
Kenya vaccinations: the most common risks
In Kenya, you run the risk of catching (tropical) diseases to which you are probably not resistant. Fortunately, vaccines can protect you and your children against these. Below you will find an overview of the most common health risks and diseases in Kenya. You can see at a glance which specific vaccinations you require and what additional precautions you can take.