Are you travelling to Malaysia? Prepare your journey well. Our KLM Health Service health experts recommend certain vaccinations for Malaysia. These are not mandatory in all cases, but they help reduce health risks for you and your children (if applicable).
Stunningly beautiful Malaysia is situated in Southeast Asia and has a tropical climate. It is always hot and humid with an average temperature of 30 degrees Celsius.
Which vaccinations you require and what additional precautions you can take, depends on the places you plan to visit. A large part of Malaysia comprises of jungle. In these areas tropical diseases occur to which you may not be resistant. Moreover, it is wise to prepare for warm and humid weather throughout the country, whether you stay in the jungle, in slightly cooler highlands or in the bustling capital Kuala Lumpur. Our skilled nurses are happy to provide you with comprehensive advice regarding a healthy stay in Malaysia and inform you about the immunisations and vaccinations you require. Click here to make an appointment (in Dutch) with one of our KLM Health Services nurses. Travel carefree and return home at ease.
Malaysia vaccinations: the most common risks
If you travel to Malaysia, you run the risk of catching a (tropical) disease to which you are not resistant. Fortunately, vaccines can protect you. Below you will find an overview of the most common diseases and health risks. You can see at a glance which specific immunisations Malaysia requires and what other precautions your can take.