Are you leaving for Saint Martin soon? After reading our travel advice about the island, you will have more information regarding your travel preparations. Which specific vaccinations and precautions Saint Martin requires depends on your trip and the length of your stay in this country.
Saint Martin Island is a small island in the northeastern part of the Bay of Bengal, about 9 km south of the tip of Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Peninsula, forming the southernmost part of Bangladesh. There is a small adjacent island that gets separated at high tide called Chera Dwip. You can catch diseases in Saint Martin to which you are normally not resistant. The right vaccinations and proper precautions can protect you against these diseases.
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.
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 Japanese encephalitis is (possibly) prevalent. Vaccination 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.
Vaccination against tuberculosis depends on your personal situation. Please contact KLM Health Services for personal advice.