Bolivia

Vaccinations

The vaccines below are recommended for travellers to this country depending on their individual level of risk. Extended or frequent travel, travel to remote areas and patients visiting friends or relatives are examples of additional risk factors.

Use the risk assessment consultation to determine risk level.

Risk level Vaccines required
All travellers Hepatitis A
Tetanus
Sometimes advised for high risk Diphtheria
Rabies
Typhoid
Highest risk Hepatitis B
Tuberculosis
Yellow Fever Yes in some areas

Check travel vaccine schedules.

Visit Fit for Travel website for non-vaccine preventable diseases prevalent in area

Malaria

The information below identifies the risk of malaria and recommended prophylaxis regimens for different geographical regions within this country. View the malaria map to identify localities within risk areas.

Areas of risk Level of risk Recommended regimen Seasonal risk Drug resistance
Northern Beni and Pando especially Guayaremerin and Riberalta HIGH RISK MAL/DOX/MEF ALL CHLOR
Eastern and western Beni and Nor Cinti Province LOW RISK ADDITIONAL* AVOIDANCE OR MAL/DOX/MEF* ALL CHLOR
All other Areas LOW/NO RISK AVOIDANCE ALL  

Visit Fit for Travel website for more information and malaria maps

For more help contact Information Services.