FIFA WORLD CUP DOHA
GOING TO “THE BALL”?
TRAVEL DOCTOR HAS THE PLEASURE OF PROVIDING THE FOLLOWING ADVICE FOR TRAVELLERS TO DOHA DURING THE FIFA WORLD CUP
ALL travellers (to DOHA) should be up to date with their COVID-19 vaccinations
You should have had at least three vaccines since the start of the pandemic
Travellers must provide proof of complete C-19 vaccination or recovery from C-19 in the 12 months prior to arrival
Travel Doctor can advise / provide C-19 vaccine
Foreigners older than 12 years must on arrival in DOHA provide:
A negative C-19 PCR less than 48 hours old or
A negative C-19 Antigen test less than 24 hours old
Travel Doctor can provide either of the above.
To arrange a PCR or Antigen test please click HERE
FIFA WORLD CUP DOHA VACCINE RECOMMENDATIONS
ALL TRAVELLERS to DOHA MUST:
- Show proof of POLIO vaccination if coming from Afghanistan, Nigeria, the Philippines or Pakistan
Travel Doctor recommends that:
- ALL TRAVELLERS receive the following vaccines prior to travel:
- The most recent SEASONAL INFLUENZA vaccine if you had none in the last winter
- A quadri-valent vaccine boosting:
- POLIO / TETANUS / DIPHTHERIA / PERTUSSIS
- A Hepatitis A vaccine should be considered if you do not have natural immunity
- Travellers older than 55 years or those with chronic respiratory disease should consider a pneumococcus vaccine
- Persons attending mass gatherings should always consider meningococcus vaccine, especially those with no spleen or immune-compromise
TO UPDATE YOUR VACCINES PRIOR TO GOING TO DOHA, CLICK HERE
In addition to ensuring that you are adequately insured it may be useful to take a personal medical kit along to avoid potentially costly, time consuming visits to a casualty where you may struggle with the language.
TRAVEL HEALTH INSURANCE
With the poor value of the Rand against all international currencies you cannot afford to drop the ball and not take out reliable, adequate travel insurance.
FOR QUICK QUOTE CLICK HERE
The HAYYA CARD WILL BE REPLACING VISAS FOR ALL TRAVELLERS TO DOHA DURING THE WORLD CUP
And download the HAYYA APP here: