No vaccination is mandatory for your trip to Vietnam but we would like to give you some recommendations regarding vaccines. This list is recommended by the Pasteur Institute.
From the age of 2 months for expatriates or to stay in rural areas during the transmission period, 2 injections over a period of 7 to 28 days (adults 18-65 years), booster 12 to 24 months later.
For long or frequent stays: 2 injections spaced out for a month, single booster 6 months later. When immunity must be acquired quickly (in case of imminent departure), an accelerated regimen of three doses spaced at D0, D7, D21 and a fourth dose administered 1 year later can be used only in adults.
In case of prolonged stay in isolation (children, as soon as they walk): three injections on D0, D7, D28 (or 21)
In case of prolonged stay or in precarious hygiene conditions (children, from the age of 2 years); an injection 15 days before departure.
Year-round transmission in the highlands below 1500 m south of latitude 18 ° N, and in particular in the four main provinces of these highlands, Dak Lak, Dak Nong, Gia Lai and Kon Tum, as well as in Binh Phuoc province and the western parts of the coastal provinces of Khanh Hoa, Ninh Thuan, Quang Nam and Quang Tri. No transmission in urban centers, the Red River Delta, the Mekong Delta and the central coastal plains of the country.