Azores is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal, 1,360 km off the west coast of Portugal. The main industries in the region are agriculture, dairy farming, livestock, tourism and fishing.

The climate is quite mild and remain mild year-round. Temperatures usually fluctuate between 16°C and 25°C during the day time. The weather is quite often wet and cloudy.

Pre-travel Preparation Will Help Protect Your Health While You Are Away

Pre-travel preparation will help keep you safe and healthy while you are away. Please consult the Travel Doctor-TMVC before you travel overseas. We will provide specific recommendations tailored to your itinerary. Our doctors will assess and advise you on your risks, and recommend appropriate vaccination and medication to minimise your risk of becoming seriously unwell on your trip.

Common Medical Conditions

It is recommended to carry a traveller’s medical kit for the self-treatment of common traveller’s ailments such as respiratory or gastric infections.

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