Morocco vaccinations: which ones do you need?

If you travel to Morocco, then it is wise to prepare yourself well and get travel advice. Certain vaccinations are recommended for Morocco. Although they are not mandatory, the vaccines may protect you against infectious diseases. Which specific vaccinations you require, depends on the regions you plan to visit and the duration of you stay in enchanting country.

Morocco is located in North Africa. The country has a Mediterranean climate in the coastal regions, an alpine climate in the mountains and a desert climate in the vicinity of the Sahara. Morocco is one big adventure full of mysticism. The impressive landscapes stretch from the stunning coastlines of both the Mediterranean and the Atlantic to the rugged Atlas Mountains and the endless desert. Add to this the glamorous cities of Marrakech, Casablanca and Fes and you know for sure that Morocco has a lot to offer to anyone who likes a combination of culture and nature. In Morocco, you have to take into account possible infectious diseases. Our KLM Health Services nurses are happy to tell you which vaccinations you require for Morocco and how to fully prepare for your trip to this ancient kingdom. Click here to make an appointment with one of our nurses.

Morocco vaccinations: the most common risks

Vaccines can make you resistant to various diseases that occur in Morocco. Below you can read which health risks and diseases are most common in Morocco. You can see at a glance which specific vaccinations are required and what other precautions you can take to travel in good health.


Vaccination against DTP is recommended for all travelers to this country.

Hepatitis A

Vaccination against hepatitis A is recommended for all travelers to this country.

Hepatitis B

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


Mumps, Measles and Rubella (MMR) vaccination (BMR vaccination in Dutch) is recommended for travelers to this country who are not protected against measles yet. This includes children from 6 months and up who have not yet received their childhood MMR immunization.


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.


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

Typhoid fever

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

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

Make your trip to Morocco 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 Morocco? Make an appointment!

Please make an appointment online for your Morocco vaccinations. An overview of our branches can be found here. Do you have any other questions about immunisations for Morocco? Please feel free to contact us and send an email to You can also visit our frequently asked questions page.

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