Cayman Islands Travel Advice and Travel Advisories

Cayman Islands Travel Vaccines and Advice

You certainly have heard about the beauty of the Cayman Islands. No matter the moment of the day, do not hesitate to conquer this incredible holiday destination. This archipelago to the South of Cuba consists of 3 islands: Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac. Wherever you are, you will be amazed by nature, rich with a unique flora and fauna. For lovers of beautiful landscapes, its islands offer breathtaking views. For the record, this destination was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1503 and was once a pirate landmark. Stroll through the caves and you may find a pirate landmark. Local festivals are also an excellent way to discover the native culture.

A beautiful sunset on the Cayman Islands

Recommended travel vaccinations for Cayman Islands

VaccineDisease Transmission
Traveler’s diarrheaContaminated water/food
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis BContaminated body fluids
(blood, sex, razors, needles, etc.)
RabiesInfected Animals
InfluenzaAirborne Droplets

Recommended Medication for Travelling to Cayman Islands

MedicationAdditional Information
Azithromycin/SupraxAntibiotic in case of traveler’s diarrhea

Current Weather in Cayman Islands


Medical Care in Cayman Islands

You will be able to find two health facilities in the Cayman Islands: The Chrissie Tomlinson Memorial Hospital and the George Town Public Hospital. Both of these centers are modern and provide specialized services which offer care for all types of diseases.

Well stocked pharmacies are plentiful in the Cayman Islands, and therefore you will have no trouble in accessing medication. However, ensure to bring a well supplied first aid kit with you nevertheless.

If you require an ambulance whilst in the islands, you should call 911 or 555. In more serious circumstances, medical evacuation by plane is strongly recommended.

Is Cayman Islands Safe for Travel?

Safety and Security Descriptive
Crime Low risk; Spiked food/drinks
Demonstrations Risk present
Road safety Caution required in certain areas
Recreational activities and excursions Caution needed
Women’s safety Risk present
Risk level Normal security precautions
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Do I Need a Visa to Visit Cayman Islands?

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.

Only a passport is required to enter the Cayman Islands for trips under six months. The passport must be valid for at least six months beyond the date of departure.

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Embassy of Canada to Cayman Islands 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 Cayman Islands (SEVEN MILE BEACH)
Street Address:
1st Floor Landmark Square, 64 Earth Close,
Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands

Tel.: (345) 949-9400

Email: [email protected]

Canadian High Commission to Jamaica (SEVEN MILE BEACH)
Street Address:
3 West Kings House Road,
Kingston 10, Jamaica

Tel.: (876) 926-1500
Fax: 1-876-733-3493

Email: [email protected]

Please note that this is the website for the Canadian High Commission in Jamaica.

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