Travel Tajikistan
Adventure on the Roof of the World [Atlas Silk]


This section outlines some health considerations for visitors to Tajikistan. Tajikistan's healthcare facilities are often very basic, especially in remote parts of the country. Travellers should assess the risks and take appropriate precautions before and during their stay.



The information provided in this section is intended as a general guide only. It is not professional medical advice. Specifically, advice for children, pregnant women or those with current illnesses may differ from that outlined here.

You should consult a medical professional, e.g. your General Practictioner, before taking any action based on these guidelines.

Travel Health Websites

You can find general travel health information on the following sites:

Government advice

Other travel health websites

  • - Travel health advice and resources provided by nurses.
  • TeleServe Ltd. - an international not-for-profit organisation providing specialist healthcare resources.
  • Med e Serve - personal medical advice by email for those travelling or living abroad.
  • Hospital for Tropical Diseases - a world centre of excellence dedicated to prevention, treatment and training. The site provides general advice and tips on travel health for short- and long-stay travellers, and information on travel health products such as first aid kits for backpackers.

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