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Reccommended Vaccine for Tanzania

Tanzania is a picturesque destination where travelers can explore the Serengeti, encountering incredible wildlife. For particularly ambitious hikers, Tanzania also provides the challenge of a lifetime: Mt. Kilimanjaro.
For visitors who aren’t quite up to the challenge of Kilimanjaro, there are many other natural landscapes to explore.
Tanzania’s landscape makes for impressive sunrises and sunsets. The food is also unforgettable, a mixture of Arabic, Indian and African influences.


Do I Need Vaccines for Tanzania?Yes, some vaccines are recommended or required for Tanzania. The CDC and WHO recommend the following vaccines for Tanzania: typhoid, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, cholera, yellow fever, rabies, and influenza.
Recommended Vaccines for Tanzania

Typhoid Contaminated Food or Water
Hepatitis A Contaminated Food or Water
Hepatitis B Contaminated Body Fluids
(Sex, needles, etc.)
Cholera Contaminated Food or Water
Yellow Fever Mosquito-borne
Rabies Infected Animals
Influenza Airborne Droplets

Malaria is present in Tanzania. Make sure to bring mosquito repellents, netting and antimalarials.
You may be required to present proof of yellow fever vaccination if you are traveling from a country where yellow fever is present.
Visit our vaccinations page to learn more. Travel safely with Passport Health