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Is Zimbabwe A Malaria Area?

Zimbabwe

Is Zimbabwe A Malaria Area?

There is a risk of Malaria in Zimbabwe. Malaria is prevalent throughout the year in the Zambezi Valley (which includes Victoria Falls) and in areas below 1200m from November to June.

The strains of malaria and the precautionary drugs used to avoid malaria are different all over the world, it is recommended to seek medical advice from your general practitioner before you depart. Pregnant and very young children are not advised to travel to malaria areas.

Tips to avoid getting bitten by mosquitos include wearing long sleeves, socks, closed shoes to keep your body covered, sleeping with a mosquito net and using mosquito repellents and coils.

It is each guests sole responsibility to ensure they have all the necessary immunisations, inoculations and medications prior to departure.

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