The Republic of Mozambique is located in the southeast of Africa and borders Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa. Mozambique Street, a strait in the Indian Ocean, forms a natural border with Madagascar. Mozambique has a tropical to subtropical climate with a wet season in summer and a dry season in winter. The best time to travel to Mozambique is from June to September. The dry, warm days and cooler nights are ideal circumstances for a round trip. Mozambique is an ideal destination for an adventurous holiday. You can go scuba diving at the beautiful Bazaruto archipelago, relax on beautiful beaches, or explore historical cities such as Pemba and Inhambane. Whichever way you spend your holiday in Mozambique, always be aware of the risk of (tropical) diseases, mosquito bites and the strong sun. Malaria is prevalent in Mozambique. Our KLM Health Services experts can tell you exactly which vaccinations you require and provide advice on additional measures you can take for a pleasant stay. Click here to make an appointment (in Dutch) with one of our nurses.
Mozambique vaccinations: the most common risks
Various diseases are prevalent in Mozambique to which you are likely not resistant. The right vaccines can protect you against these. Please view our list of the most common health risks in Mozambique and read which specific vaccinations you require.