Trinidad and Tobago

Latest update: - Authors: Mieke Croughs, Ula Maniewski-Kelner

COVID-19

Travelling to red countries outside the EU or Schengen area is not recommended.

Take a look at the general preventive measures related to COVID-19.

Check the current security situation on the federal government website and register your itinerary on Travellers Online.

The information on Wanda is updated daily, but not over the weekend.

This page contains the main health risks for travellers and general recommendations. Travel conditions are different for everyone and each patient's health condition varies. Discuss your trip during a travel consultation with your doctor or in a travel clinic, preferably six to eight weeks before departure.

Important health risks

Yellow fever

There is a risk of yellow fever.

Insect-borne diseases

Insects can transmit diseases such as dengue, chikungunya and zika.

Protect yourself against insects.

Ticks

Ticks can transmit diseases.

Other frequent health risks while travelling

Read these tips before you leave.

Vaccinations

Yellow fever

Recommended, sometimes mandatory

Vaccination against yellow fever is recommended for travellers visiting Trinidad and not recommended for cruise ship travellers only visiting Tobago.

Vaccination is compulsory for both islands from the age of nine months: 

  • If you are departing from another country where yellow fever can occur. 
  • If you have spent more than twelve hours in transit in an airport in a country where yellow fever occurs.  

This vaccination must be administered at least ten days prior to arrival by an official yellow fever vaccination centre and must be registered in an International Certificate of Vaccination and Prophylaxis.

Hepatitis A

Recommended

Hepatitis A vaccination is recommended for all travellers.

Update of basic vaccinations

Recommended

Other vaccinations

Recommended for some travelers

Discuss with your doctor whether one of the following vaccinations is recommended for you:

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