Bermuda Travel Vaccines and Advice
The trendy tourist destination lately is certainly Bermuda with its hundreds of islands and coral islets. It is a magical place for peaceful stays under the sign of romance, adventure, discovery and entertainment. It is in the heart of the Atlantic Ocean that you will swim, discover an incredible seabed and have fun. For the climate, you do not have to worry, because here, it’s always nice. While its coastline is very attractive, give a chance to visit the capital: the city of Saint-Georges. The latter is characterized by its many ancient fortifications. Finally, make sure to explore the majestic Hamilton Fort and be charmed by pastel Victorian houses.
Recommended travel vaccinations for Bermuda
|Traveler’s diarrhea||Contaminated water/food|
|Hepatitis B||Contaminated body fluids|
(blood, sex, razors, needles, etc.)
Recommended Medication for Travelling to Bermuda
|Ciprofloxacin, Azithromycin or Suprax||Antibiotic in case of traveler’s diarrhea|
Current Weather in Bermuda
Medical Care in Bermuda
Due to its geographical location, Bermuda does not pose many health risks for travelers. Despite this, you will be able to locate hospitals which offer good quality medical care. The King Edward VII Memorial Hospital is popular amongst foreigners, as is the Hamilton Health Center. In order to access treatment for more serious diseases, you will be medically evacuated by plane to the United States.
The archipelago is home to many well-supplied pharmacies, particularly in larger cities. These are open every day. However, as always, you should endeavour to bring a stock of necessary medication in a first aid kit if travelling abroad.
In case of an emergency, you should dial 911.
Is Bermuda Safe for Travel?
|Safety and Security||Descriptive|
|Road safety||Generally good road conditions|
|Public transportation||Safe and available|
|Risk level||Normal security precautions|
Do I Need a Visa to Visit Bermuda?
Prior to travel, make sure you check with your transportation company about any passport requirements. This is important as in some cases their regulations on passport validity may be more strict than those of the destination country.
Your passport must be valid at least 45 days beyond the date of departure. You will not require a tourist visa.
Please click here for more information.
Embassy of Canada to Bermuda information
When travelling to another country, it is important to know where the Canadian embassy is located in the event of:
- A legal problem
- A lost passport
- The need to report a crime
It is advisable to make a copy of your original passport in case you lose it.
Canadian Consulate to the United States of America (NEW YORK)
1251 Avenue of the Americas,
Concourse Level, New York, New York, U.S.A., 10020-1175
Fax: (212) 596-1666/1790
Email: [email protected]
Please note that this is the website for the Canadian Consulate in New York. There is no Canadian government office in Bermuda.