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Vaccinations for Borneo

Vaccinations for Sabah, Sarawak, Kalimantan and Brunei

It is highly recommended to have the right vaccinations for Borneo. Vaccination requirements may slightly differ for rural or town areas as well as for Sabah, Sarawak, Kalimantan and Brunei. It is essential to consult a GP or a travel clinic to get the right advice and vaccinations for Borneo. Preparation and consultation should start well in advance. Most likely vaccinations for hepatitis B, hepatitis A, Japanese encephalitis, tuberculosis may be recommended. Vaccinations such as tetanus, diphtheria, poliomyelitis and other regular non travel related vaccinations should be up to date and checked with the doctor.

Malaria in Sabah, Sarawak, Kalimantan and Brunei

Malaria is widespread in different parts of Borneo and advice should be sought on the right prophylaxis to be taken.