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Nigeria is a vibrant and diverse country located in West Africa, offering a unique blend of culture, history, and natural beauty. Visitors can explore bustling cities like Lagos and Abuja, where they can experience the vibrant music, art, and food scenes. The country is also home to stunning natural attractions, including the Yankari National Park, where visitors can see elephants, baboons, and other wildlife. Nigeria is also rich in history, with ancient sites like the Nok Terracotta sculptures and the Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove. Despite its challenges, Nigeria is a welcoming and hospitable country that offers a truly unforgettable experience for adventurous travelers.

Nigeria Immunization Recommendations and Requirements

Before traveling, make sure you are up-to-date on all of your routine immunizations including influenza and COVID-19. Note that many vaccines that are now considered "routine" were not available until recent decades so you may not have received them at all, depending on your age and other factors. 

Infants, 6 to 11 months old should receive one dose of MMR and Hepatitis A prior to visiting Nigeria. This does not count toward routine childhood immunizations.

Talk to a travel health specialist

At Away Clinic we specialize in getting travelers ready for their trips to the world's most exotic destinations. We would be glad to assist you at the following locations:

To set up an appointment, see our self-scheduling page, call us at (480) 712-8865‬, or email us

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