China, Laos, and Cambodia all border Vietnam, which is located in Southeast Asia. Vietnam is a long, thin country with two large cities at either end, creating a perfect route for anybody wanting to visit the entire nation.
If you are traveling to Vietnam here is a list of essential and recommended vaccines. To find out which vaccines you need, please book an appointment with our travel pharmacist so we can carry out a full risk assessment based on your trip, accommodation and activities planned. Each person’s vaccine needs vary, and we use our expert knowledge to make personal recommendations based on your trip. We can answer any questions you have and advise you on how to stay safe on your trip.
risk is based on your activities and areas visited
Meningitis ACWY For Hajj/Umrah
Meningitis symptoms can develop quickly and they can be difficult to spot as they as similar to symptoms of flu. Infection with meningitis is an emergency and requires admission into a hospital where you will be given antibiotics. All pilgrims to Saudi Arabia for Hajj or Umrah are required to show proof of vaccination in the last three years against meningitis ACWY.
Vaccination is required at least 10 days before you are due to travel and you will also receive a certificate as part of your vaccination.