Mauritius vaccinations: which ones do you need?

Are you going to Mauritius? Our travel advice helps you to travel carefree and well prepared. We recommend vaccinations for Mauritius. Although they are not mandatory, the vaccines may protect you against infectious diseases. Which specific vaccinations you require, is dependant of the duration of your journey and your further travel itinerary.

Mauritius is a tropical island in the Indian Ocean, located east of the African continent. The island is known for its white sandy beaches, beautiful bays, tropical forests, rivers and waterfalls. You can enjoy a relaxing beach holiday, but you can also choose to scuba dive or practice other water sports around the island.

Whatever you choose to do, always protect yourself against diseases and avoid mosquito bites, as dengue occurs Mauritius. Our KLM Health Services nurses will gladly tell you which vaccinations you require for Mauritius and how you can optimally prepare for your trip to this heavenly spot in the ocean.  Click here to make an appointment with one of our nurses.

Mauritius vaccinations: the most common risks

In Mauritius, you run the risk of catching diseases to which you are 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 Mauritius. You can see at a glance which specific vaccinations you require and what additional precautions you can take for a healthy holiday.

Chikungunya

In this country Chikungunya is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.

Dengue

In this country dengue fever is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.

DTP

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country.

Hepatitis A

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country.

Hepatitis B

Vaccination depends on your personal situation. Please contact KLM Health Services for a personal advice.

Schistosomiasis

In this country Schistosomiasis is prevalent. Please contact KLM Health Services for personal advice.

Yellow Fever - compulsory from Yellow Fever area

In this country Yellow Fever is prevalent. There is a potential risk for travellers. Vaccination is recommended. Vaccination is possibly COMPULSORY when traveling from a Yellow Fever area. Please contact KLM Health Services to discuss or vaccination applies to you.

Zika virus

In this country Zika virus is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.

A healthy trip to Mauritius? Prepare for your trip with our tips

Make your trip to Mauritius as pleasant as possible and avoid unexpected surprises. Below you will find helpful tips and tricks to prepare yourself for your journey.

Our KLM Health Services’ Doctor Connect service allows your to contact a KLM Health Services expert 24/7, either by telephone, text message or WhatsApp. Not only in case of emergency but also if you have doubts. Subscribe to Doctor Connect.

Seemingly innocent things such as food, water and bright sunlight can pose a risk to your health during your travels. Want to know what measures you can take to reduce these health risks? Please read our travel tips.

The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs travel advice helps you prepare for safety risks during your stay abroad. The travel advice, for example, tells you which regions are safe and to which regions you should not travel. Sometimes there are security risks. If this is the case, please be alert or, preferably only travel to the country concerned if genuinely necessary. The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs has set up a central telephone number for travellers, which can be reached 24/7. Please call: +31 247 247 247.

Schedule a vaccination for Mauritius? Make an appointment!

Please make an appointment online for your Mauritius vaccinations. An overview of our branches can be found here. Do you have any other questions about immunisations for Mauritius? Please feel free to contact us via 0900 109 109 6 (€1,00 per call) or send an email to travelclinic@klm.com. You can also visit our frequently asked questions page.

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