Egypt: Travel Tips - Health


Evidence of Yellow Fever and Cholera immunizations is required from persons who have been in an infected area within six days prior to arrival. These immunizations must be recorded in the International Certificate of Vaccination, the WHO card, issued by the World Health Organization. This document is obtained from authorized doctors in most countries. Persons without the proper immunizations are subject to a 36-hour quarantine at Cairo Airport.

See also our special edition:

Medical Emergencies and Care for Egyptian Travelers.

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Last Updated: May 22nd, 2011