Please discuss vaccination requirements with your GP as it is
essential that decisions are made with the knowledge of personal medical
history. Existing conditions or current medication can have a bearing on the type of vaccination you can receive.
visiting your GP be sure to take along a copy of your itinerary to show
where you are going. It is important to remember that even if you are
transiting through certain countries on your outbound or inbound flight,
they may require vaccination certificates for certain diseases e.g.
Yellow Fever. Check your flight schedule or contact us if you are not
The cost of inoculations and malarial prophylaxis is not
included in the expedition price, and can vary greatly from county to
county and from surgery to surgery.
Most cases of infectious
diseases are either caused by contaminated water, insect transmission or
by contaminated food. Outlook covers the common routes of transmission
with participants by highlighting practical prevention methods: washing
hands, sterilizing drinking water, insect bite avoidance etc.