Required if traveling from a country with risk of YFV transmission and ≥1 year of age, including transit >12 hours in an airport located in a country with risk of YFV transmission.
for all travelers ≥9 months of age except as mentioned below.
Generally not recommended
for travelers to the cities of Barranquilla, Cali, Cartagena, and Medellín (see Map
for travelers whose itineraries are limited to all areas >2,300 m in elevation, the department of San Andrès y Providencia, and the capital city of Bogotá.
Areas with malaria:
All areas <1,700 m (5,577 ft). None in Bogotá, Cartagena, and Medellín (see Map
Estimated relative risk of malaria for US travelers:
Atovaquone-proguanil, doxycycline, or mefloquine.
Map 3-23. Yellow fever vaccine recommendations in Colombia
See footnotes on
Yellow Fever & Malaria Information, By Country
Map 3-24. Malaria in Colombia