Vaccination before the trip to the Canary Islands

Recommended vaccinations

Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis


Measles, mumps, rubella

Hepatitis B

Recommendation for long-term stays in the country, backpacking, volunteer work, residence, etc.


Can be recommended for children and young people during long or repeated stays in the country.

Other recommendations

Mosquito protection

There is a low risk of diseases spread by mosquitoes (West Nile) and sandflies (Leishmaniasis, especially risk if you are immunocompromised) Protect yourself with mosquito repellent.

Good to know before the trip to the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands has been one of the most popular destinations since the 50’s. The Canary Islands is an archipelago outside Africa consisting of the islands of Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife, Fuerteventura, La Palma and La Gomera.

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