Health & Safety Advice

Netcare’s Nhamacunda Medical Centre in Vilankulo provides 24/7 emergency care as well as a list of other health services. The unit is well equipped and of international standard.

Mozambique is a malaria area, hence we strongly suggest visiting your GP for a recommendations on a prophylactic for your holiday. Most locals in Vilankulo use Deltaprim which is also marketed as Maloprim or Malosone. For treatment we suggest Coartem & Co-Artesiane, which are readily available and reasonably priced at the Nhamacunda Medical Centre. It is also advisable to wear long sleeve tops and trousers in the evening, use mosquito repellent and make sure you use your mosquito nets.

No health vaccinations are required for Mozambique.

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