Current travel vaccine advice and how to prevent infections when travelling to Ecuador.
The recommendations and advice on this page can never replace a medical consultation. To get the best effect from the vaccines, you should begin vaccination well before departure. You can check which vaccines you have received in Norway at helsenorge.no/en/vaccinations/. You have to pay for travel vaccines and malaria protection.
Vaccine recommendations for all travellers
Travellers should be up to date with vaccinations and boosters as recommended in Norway. You can check which vaccines you have received on helsenorge.no.
Vaccine recommendations for most travellers
These vaccines are recommended for most travellers visiting this country. The recommendation depends on the duration of the stay, type of travel/activity, the traveller's health etc., and should be assessed by a doctor.
Vaccine recommendations for some travellers
These vaccines are recommended for some travellers visiting this country. The recommendation depends on the duration of the stay, type of travel/activity, the traveller's health etc., and should be assessed by a doctor.
Yellow fever certificate
This country requires a yellow fever certificate (proof of yellow fever vaccination) for everyone/some people upon entry. Contact a doctor or vaccination center to assess your needs.
Mosquito-bite prevention and chemoprofylaxis recommended.
Malaria risk due to P. vivax (67%) and P. falciparum (33%) exists throughout the year below 1500 m, with moderate risk in coastal provinces. Low -negligible malaria risk in Quito, Guayaquil, Galapagos. Areas below 1,500 meters (4,921 ft) in the provinces of Esmeraldas, Morona Santiago, Orellana, Pastaza, and Sucumbios: Mosquito-bite prevention and chemoprophylaxis recommended in risk areas.
The rest of the country: Mosquito bite prophylaxis.