Libya is bordered by Egypt to the east, Tunisia and Algeria to the west, Niger and Chad to the south, and Sudan to the southeast. Libya has a desert climate, with hot, very dry summers and warm winters with almost no rainfall.
Vaccinations Libië: common risks
There are various diseases in Libya to which you are normally not resistant. The right vaccinations can protect you against these diseases. View the most common health risks and diseases in this country below and read which specific vaccinations Libya requires of you.
Vaccination against hepatitis A is recommended for all travelers to this country.
Vaccination against hepatitis B depends on your personal situation. Please contact KLM Health Services for a personal advice.
There is an increased risk of measles in this country. A MMR (Mumps Measles Rubella) vaccination is recommended for anyone who has not been vaccinated against measles or has experienced the disease.
In the Netherlands, most children now receive a vaccination against BMR. We therefore recommend a vaccination for some travellers. This advice depends on age, past vaccinations and diseases experienced.
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.
In this country Schistosomiasis is prevalent. Please contact KLM Health Services for personal advice.