Do I need vaccinations to visit Rio de Janeiro?
There are no specific vaccination requirements for entry into Rio de Janeiro; however the vaccination recommendations for Brazil still apply.
- Up-to-date with routine vaccinations
- Hepatitis A
- Yellow fever
- Hepatitis B
Depending on your travel plans, your doctor may recommend that you get a booster or be revaccinated against a particular disease for your protection.
Sources & Citations
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Health Information for Travelers to Brazil. Available at: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/brazil [accessed 10 May 2018]
- Australian Government. Department of Health. Yellow fever – general fact sheet. Available at: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/health-pubhlth-strateg-communic-factsheets-yellow.htm (accessed 4 May 2018)
SPANZ.SAPAS.18.04.0144a - Date of preparation July 2018Show All