Bolivia is situated in the middle of South America. The north of the country lies in the Amazon and has a tropical climate. The southeast is dry and warm. In the remaining part of Bolivia, the upland areas, it is colder. Bolivia offers lots of nature, culture and adventure! Wherever you plan to go in Bolivia, protect yourself well against possible diseases, the fierce sun and mosquitoes – both malaria and dengue are prevalent. We are happy to tell you which vaccinations you require and gladly provide advice on how to healthily travel to Bolivia. Click here to make an appointment with one of our nurses.
Bolivia vaccinations: the most common risks
You may encounter diseases in Bolivia against which you are normally not immune. The right vaccinations can protect you against these diseases. Check out the main health risks in this country below, so you know immediately which specific vaccinations Bolivia requires. Also read our tips for travelling. This way you can best protect yourself against health risks from water, food, sun and insects.
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.
Recommended vaccinations and risks
In this country Chikungunya is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.
In this country dengue fever is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.
Vaccination against hepatitis B depends on your personal situation. Please contact KLM Health Services for a personal advice.
In this country there is a risk of getting malaria. Protection against mosquito bites is necessary during day- and nighttime. Sometimes malaria tablets are recommended, please contact KLM Health Services.
Vaccination depends on your personal situation. In this country mammals could be infected with Rabies. Avoid contact with mammals. Please contact KLM Health Services for good and personal advice.
Vaccination against tuberculosis depends on your personal situation. Please contact KLM Health Services for personal advice.