Hong Kong Asia

Malaria Risk & Vaccination Information

What is the risk of malaria in Hong Kong?

You will not require anti-malarial drugs in Hong Kong.

Whilst antimalarial tablets are not required, please remember to follow the bite avoidance measures below.

What else can I do to prevent malaria?

For more information and advice on how to prevent malaria, see our How To Avoid Insect & Mosquito Bites page.

What Vaccines do I need for Hong Kong?

Below is a table designed to show you what vaccines are mandatory, recommended or ones to consider when visiting Hong Kong:

CholeraHepatitis AHepatitis BJapanese EncephalitisMeningitisRabies
 RecConCon  Con


TetanusTick Borne Encephalitis Typhoid Yellow Fever Vaccine
Rec  Rec   

Man = Mandatory
Con = Consider
Rec = Recommended
Req = Required if visiting from area with risk of transmission

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