Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 JFK to BKK sale on Qatar
  2. 2 Fodor's Boston GTG
  3. 3 New Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa
  4. 4 Feedback--First Time in Japan, 3 weeks
  5. 5 Bali airport transportation
  6. 6 Japan 1 day Trek in Winter
  7. 7 David's First Draft Itinerary for Sakura 2017
  8. 8 Trip Report A 6-week waking dream in North and South India.
  9. 9 Vietnam - Quy Nhon
  10. 10 6 days itinerary advise - which company to book ?
  11. 11 1 day in Bangkok Itinerary for Honeymoon
  12. 12 1 Month SE Asia itinerary.
  13. 13 China visa 60 day limit--leave for weekend?
  14. 14 Corbett Wildlife Park
  15. 15 Trip Report 6 weeks in Cambodia and Laos with an unplanned itinerary
  16. 16 Passport for Indonesia
  17. 17 Planning for 1 week in Vietnam
  18. 18 Henry's---tailor in Bangkok....
  19. 19 Is this crazy?
  20. 20 Dollar traveller cheques
  21. 21 Jews in China. Who knew?
  22. 22 India help with where to go
  23. 23 How to book domestic tickets/hotels in Burma.
  24. 24 Hoi An in December?
  25. 25 Getting to Hoi An from Hue
View next 25 » Back to the top

Malaria in Yangshuo/Guilin/Yunnan Province?

Jump to last reply

I certainly wouldn't think so--and have never heard otherwise--but the CDC site sure seems to imply that in Yunnan province there exists the threat of Malaria.

As some of you know, we've changed our Japan trip in 3 weeks to China now and are fast and furiously putting together a new itinerary. I completely wasn't even thinking about this--mostly because I've never associated China with any type of malaria risk, but its there on the CDC site.

Any first-hand experience with this? Travel agent won't say one way or another (liability) but sure seemed to imply that it was NOT a risk and malarone was not necessary.

We're in Yangshuo and Guilin for a total of 4 or 5 days. I'm not really worried about it...should I be?

Are any immunizations (other than the standard typhoid, Hep A/B, etc.) needed for China?

15 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement