Yellow Fever

  • Requirements: Required if traveling from a country with risk of YF virus transmission and ≥9 months of age, including transit >12 hours in an airport located in a country with risk of YF virus transmission. 1
  • Recommendations: None


  • Areas with malaria: Sporadic transmission in Dakhliyah, North Batinah, and North and South Sharqiyah.
  • Drug resistance 3: Chloroquine
  • Malaria species: P. falciparum and P. vivax
  • Recommended chemoprophylaxis: None (practice mosquito avoidance).