Road safety and driving.
Atovaquone-proguanil or doxycycline are the recommended antimalarial drugs for travelers in Thailand. The majority of road accidents in Thailand involve motorcycles.
Typhoid and Japanese encephalitis vaccines should be considered based on potential risk. Research local laws before travelling, especially for an extended stay.
The recent decline in cases is believed to be associated in part with increased mosquito control and herd immunity — where people living in areas with consistent Zika Virus transmission have developed immunity to the virus after initial exposure.
There is no vaccination available for Zika virus. Laoliang Island Resort.
Check that you have adequate insurance and read the small print of the vehicle hire contract particularly any waiver that will come into effect if the vehicle is damaged. Conviction for possession, distribution or manufacture of drugs can lead to the death penalty.
Listen to this page. Travellers with a pregnant partner: Watch this Topic. Terrorism There is an ongoing threat of terrorism in Thailand.
Official advice for New Zealanders living and travelling overseas. New York: Please bear in mind that jellyfish can swim close to the shore and be most careful during rainy season.
Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. Military authorities retain wide powers, including powers to restrict public assembly and public expression. Remember, regardless of how healthy and fit you are, if you can't afford travel insurance, you can't afford to travel.
Be aware of your surroundings at all times.
After visiting an area at risk of Zika Virus transmission, men should wait 3 months and women should wait 2 months before trying to conceive. Penalties for drug offences are severe and include the death penalty.
New Zealanders throughout Thailand are advised to exercise caution and monitor the media to stay informed of developments. It may be misdiagnosed for Dengue and Chikungunya.🇹🇭 Thai coup anniversary: Protests expected against military - Al Jazeera English
Inbound and Outbound Travelers Zika: Prophylaxis is recommended for travelers visiting any of these areas see Chapter 3, Malaria. These checks may include searches of bags, purses, and pockets. Several media outlets in Thailand are prohibited and some international newspaper websites remain blocked.