The Federated States of Micronesia (Including Yap Islands, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Kosrae)
The Federated States of Micronesia is a tropical paradise made up of four main islands: Yap, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Kosrae. Each island offers unique experiences for tourists, from diving with manta rays in Yap to exploring ancient ruins in Pohnpei. The islands are known for their pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant marine life. Visitors can also immerse themselves in the local culture by attending traditional dances and festivals, or by trying local delicacies such as taro and coconut. With its warm hospitality and breathtaking scenery, the Federated States of Micronesia is a must-visit destination for any traveler seeking an unforgettable tropical getaway.
The Federated States of Micronesia (Including Yap Islands, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Kosrae) 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 The Federated States of Micronesia (Including Yap Islands, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Kosrae). This does not count toward routine childhood immunizations.
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