If you consider your safety and health in Eilat, it is good to hear that this resort city is generally safe. But due to the increased tensions across the world, tourists must be on alert when traveling. Here are some Eilat health guidelines on immunizations, health risks, food and water safety and general healthcare availability.
There are no required immunizations when entering Eilat but there are several recommended vaccinations worth considering. Seasonal influenza immunization is recommended for children and people over the age of 50. Tetanus, pertussis, diphtheria, mump, measles, poliomyelitis and rubella must be reviewed and updated, if needed. Hepatitis A virus can be transmitted through contaminated food and water, prepared by infected food handlers. [Read more…]