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.
Before travelling to Borneo
It is highly recommended to visit a travel clinic early and get travel health advice before starting a Borneo holiday or for business.