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Malaria, vaccinations Saudi Arabia (Hajj) - relevant?
It is important with the right travel immunisations for Saudi Arabia (Hajj).
Here is information about which vaccinations are needed for a trip to Saudi Arabia (Hajj) depending on the length of your trip.

Select duration of the journey
Less than 1 month
1 to 5 months
6 months or longer

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By a journey to on recommend protection against the following infections:

Recommended vaccinationsStarting

Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)1 week
HIV in Africa-
Meningitis1 week
Yellow fever - transit10 days
Meningitis in Saudi Arabia1 week


V
10 days
When to start vaccinations before leaving::




Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)
Infectious hepatitis infects through contaminated food and water. Vaccination consists of two injections about 12 months apart, which protects for up to 25 years. The first vaccination protects for 12 months. 
Read more about hepatitis A here.
The hepatitis A vaccine can be combined with the vaccine against hepatitis B

HIV in Africa
109 Danes were infected with HIV in Africa between 1991 and 99. Africa is the continent with most HIV infected people. Overall about 8% of the population is infected with infection rates reaching up to 80% in risk groups like prostitutes.
Read more about HIV here.

Meningitis
Meningitis due to meningococcus bacteria infect from person to person through the air. The vaccine protects against infection for 3 years after 1 vaccination. There are two vaccines: One protects only against type A and C. The other protects against A, C, W135 and Y and is used for travel to Saudi Arabia (especially Hajj) and West Africa.

Read more about meningitis here.

Yellow fever - transit
Certain countries without yellow fever require a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate if you arrives (even in transit) from a country where yellow fever is present. 

If you arrive from a country without yellow fever, there is no requirement for a yellow fever vaccination.

Read more about yellow fever here.

Meningitis in Saudi Arabia
Meningitis due to meningococcus bacteria infect from person to person through the air. The vaccine protects against infection for 3 years after 1 vaccination. The vaccine against all four types A, C, W135 and Y is mandatory for travel to Saudi Arabia especially during the Hajj.

Read more about meningitis here.

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By a journey to on recommend protection against the following infections:

Recommended vaccinationsStarting

Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)1 week
HIV in Africa-
Meningitis1 week
Yellow fever - transit10 days
Meningitis in Saudi Arabia1 week


V
10 days
When to start vaccinations before leaving::




-

By a journey to on recommend protection against the following infections:

Recommended vaccinationsStarting

Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)1 week
HIV in Africa-
Meningitis1 week
Yellow fever - transit10 days
Meningitis in Saudi Arabia1 week


V
10 days
When to start vaccinations before leaving::




Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)
Infectious hepatitis infects through contaminated food and water. Vaccination consists of two injections about 12 months apart, which protects for up to 25 years. The first vaccination protects for 12 months. 
Read more about hepatitis A here.
The hepatitis A vaccine can be combined with the vaccine against hepatitis B

HIV in Africa
109 Danes were infected with HIV in Africa between 1991 and 99. Africa is the continent with most HIV infected people. Overall about 8% of the population is infected with infection rates reaching up to 80% in risk groups like prostitutes.
Read more about HIV here.

Meningitis
Meningitis due to meningococcus bacteria infect from person to person through the air. The vaccine protects against infection for 3 years after 1 vaccination. There are two vaccines: One protects only against type A and C. The other protects against A, C, W135 and Y and is used for travel to Saudi Arabia (especially Hajj) and West Africa.

Read more about meningitis here.

Yellow fever - transit
Certain countries without yellow fever require a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate if you arrives (even in transit) from a country where yellow fever is present. 

If you arrive from a country without yellow fever, there is no requirement for a yellow fever vaccination.

Read more about yellow fever here.

Meningitis in Saudi Arabia
Meningitis due to meningococcus bacteria infect from person to person through the air. The vaccine protects against infection for 3 years after 1 vaccination. The vaccine against all four types A, C, W135 and Y is mandatory for travel to Saudi Arabia especially during the Hajj.

Read more about meningitis here.

-

By a journey to on recommend protection against the following infections:

Recommended vaccinationsStarting

Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)1 week
HIV in Africa-
Meningitis1 week
Yellow fever - transit10 days
Meningitis in Saudi Arabia1 week


V
10 days
When to start vaccinations before leaving::




-

By a journey to on recommend protection against the following infections:

Recommended vaccinationsStarting

Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)1 week
HIV in Africa-
Meningitis1 week
Yellow fever - transit10 days
Meningitis in Saudi Arabia1 week


V
10 days
When to start vaccinations before leaving::




-

By a journey to on recommend protection against the following infections:

Recommended vaccinationsStarting

Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)1 week
HIV in Africa-
Meningitis1 week
Yellow fever - transit10 days
Meningitis in Saudi Arabia1 week


V
10 days
When to start vaccinations before leaving::




Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)
Infectious hepatitis infects through contaminated food and water. Vaccination consists of two injections about 12 months apart, which protects for up to 25 years. The first vaccination protects for 12 months. 
Read more about hepatitis A here.
The hepatitis A vaccine can be combined with the vaccine against hepatitis B

HIV in Africa
109 Danes were infected with HIV in Africa between 1991 and 99. Africa is the continent with most HIV infected people. Overall about 8% of the population is infected with infection rates reaching up to 80% in risk groups like prostitutes.
Read more about HIV here.

Meningitis
Meningitis due to meningococcus bacteria infect from person to person through the air. The vaccine protects against infection for 3 years after 1 vaccination. There are two vaccines: One protects only against type A and C. The other protects against A, C, W135 and Y and is used for travel to Saudi Arabia (especially Hajj) and West Africa.

Read more about meningitis here.

Yellow fever - transit
Certain countries without yellow fever require a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate if you arrives (even in transit) from a country where yellow fever is present. 

If you arrive from a country without yellow fever, there is no requirement for a yellow fever vaccination.

Read more about yellow fever here.

Meningitis in Saudi Arabia
Meningitis due to meningococcus bacteria infect from person to person through the air. The vaccine protects against infection for 3 years after 1 vaccination. The vaccine against all four types A, C, W135 and Y is mandatory for travel to Saudi Arabia especially during the Hajj.

Read more about meningitis here.