The Republic of Paraguay is a landlocked country in the heart of South America and borders Brazil, Argentina and Bolivia. The country is renowned for its extreme climate. In summer – December to February it can be very hot with temperatures up to 40 degrees Celsius. In Paraguay, you may run the risk of catching (tropical) diseases to which you are usually not resistant. Vaccines can protect you against these.
In this country Yellow Fever is not prevalent. However, when you’re traveling FROM a Yellow fever area vaccination can be COMPULSORY. Please contact KLM Health Services to discuss or vaccination applies to you.
In this country dengue fever is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.
In this country Chikungunya is prevalent. A good protection against mosquito bites in the daytime is necessary.
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.