Mexico is located in North America. It has a tropical climate in the Tierra caliente, a subtropical climate in the Tierra templada and a temperate climate in the Tierra fria. Regardless of your travel plans, always protect yourself against possible diseases and avoid mosquito bites as dengue occurs in Mexico.
Mexico vaccinations: the most common risks
Various diseases are prevalent in Mexico to which you are likely not resistant. The right vaccines can protect you and your children against these. Please find below a list of the most common diseases and health risks in Mexico. You can see at a glance which specific vaccinations are required and what additional precautions you can take for a healthy holiday in Mexico.
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 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.
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.
In this country Zika virus is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.