Get travel insurance if you travel outside Canada, no matter where you’re going or how long you’ll be there.
Travel health kit
How to prepare a basic travel health kit no matter where you are going.
Check which vaccinations may be recommended or required for your destination.
Eat and drink safely
Avoid common causes of illness while traveling, including food poisoning, stomach flu and travelers’ diarrhea.
Information about the risks of contracting a disease that may not be common in Canada. Read these fact sheets and be prepared.
Insect bite prevention
Prevent bites from mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, or flies carrying travel-related diseases.
Sun and heat
Avoid the health risks of strong sunlight and extreme heat.
How to use oral rehydration solutions to treat dehydration caused by travelers’ diarrhea.
Visiting friends and relatives
Visiting friends and relatives in a foreign country involves unique risk factors and travel patterns. Learn how to protect your health.