Make sure to have your routine vaccines up to date and consult with our travel health expert about which travel vaccinations you will need. Tanzania is considered a high-risk country for many serious diseases.
The intensity of the sun and the heat can be intense. Take precautions to stay hydrated, avoid mid-day heat, cover your skin, and use sunscreen to prevent sunburn and heat stroke.
Malaria is a high risk in Tanzania, antimalarial medication is an effective way to prevent malaria.
Tanzania has a variety of food and water-borne diseases such as cholera, typhoid, polio, tuberculosis, gastroenteritis, hepatitis A, dysentery, and traveller’s diarrhoea. You can prevent these with vaccinations and maintaining a strict level of hygiene while travelling.