People who are travelling outside Denmark may need to be vaccinated against serious infectious diseases found in other parts of the world.
Vaccination can protect you against becoming infected with a range of serious diseases such as hepatitis B, yellow fever and tick-borne encephalitis.
In the Denmark, the childhood vaccination programme protects against a number of diseases, but it does not cover most of the infectious diseases that are found overseas.
You can find out which vaccinations are necessary or recommended for the areas you will be visiting at: www.ssi.dk/rejser (danish).
For information on where you can get vaccinations vaccinated please see the page Vaccination clinics in Denmark.