Maldives, Asia

Malaria Risk & Vaccination Information

What is the risk of malaria in The Maldives?

Malaria free, but depending upon the time of year you are travelling you may wish to adopt bite avoidance measures.

No risk of malaria in Maldives so antimalarials are not required, but please 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 Maldives?

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

CholeraHepatitis AHepatits BJapanese EncephalitisMeningitisRabies


TetanusTick Borne Encephalitis Typhoid Yellow Fever Vaccine
Rec  Con  

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

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