Travel Vaccinations for Swaziland

Swaziland is a country located in southern Africa with a population of 1 million people and climate at a high of 25C. There is a risk for malaria in the eastern areas close to Mozambique and South Africa. This also includes the Lubombo district and the eastern half of Hhohho, Mazini, and Shiselweni districts. Antimalarials are recommended for these areas.

People travelling to Swaziland should try to avoid mosquito bites. Infections such as dengue and chikungunya are present in the region. Ensure to bring and use mosquito repellents and netting.

 

Vaccination Advice When...
Typhoid Vaccination recommended 10 days before travel
Hepatitis A Vaccination recommended 2 weeks before travel
Diphtheria Vaccination recommended 3 months before travel
Tuberculosis *Vaccination sometimes recommended 3 months before travel
Hepatitis B *Vaccination sometimes recommended 2 months before travel
Rabies *Vaccination sometimes recommended 1 month before travel
Meningitis Not required
Cholera *Vaccination sometimes recommended 2 weeks before travel
Yellow Fever Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area 10 days before travel
Japanese B encephalitis Not required
Tick-borne encephalitis Not required