Travel Vaccinations for Tanzania

Tanzania is a country in East Africa with a population of 57 million people and climate at a high of 31C. Malaria, dengue and chikungunya are all present in Tanzania. Make sure to bring mosquito repellents, netting and antimalarials.

You may be required to present proof of yellow fever vaccination if you are traveling from a country where yellow fever is present.


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 *Vaccination sometimes recommended 2-3 weeks before travel
Cholera *Vaccination sometimes recommended 2 weeks before travel
Yellow Fever Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area and vaccination recommended for all travellers visiting endemic areas 10 days before travel
Japanese B encephalitis Not required
Tick-borne encephalitis Not required