International travel and health

Greece - Malaria

Very limited malaria risk (P. vivax only) may exist from May to October in villages of the Evrotas delta area of Lakonia district (an area of 20km2) in agricultural area with large migrant populations. There is no risk in tourist areas. Recommended prevention: mosquito bite prevention only. More information can be consulted on the WHO's International Travel and Health book, Chapter 7