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Do I need vaccinations to visit Rio de Janeiro?

Page last updated 03 April 2020

There are no specific vaccination requirements for entry into Rio de Janeiro; however the vaccination recommendations for Brazil still apply.

  • Up-to-date with routine vaccinations
  • Hepatitis A 
  • Typhoid 
  • Yellow fever
  • Hepatitis B

Depending on your travel plans, your doctor may recommend that you get a booster or be revaccinated against a particular disease for your protection.


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Sources & Citations

5. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Traveler’s Health Brazil. Available at: [accessed 21 February 2020].

7. Embassy of Brazil in Canberra. Visa – General Information. Available at: [accessed 21 February 2020].

SPANZ.SAPAS.18.04.0144(1)a - Date of preparation February 2020