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While planning trip to mountains one must remember that people living in plains usualy face altitude sickness on heights. so if you are going for skiing, mountain climbing, trekking or any other related activity then it is best to acclimatiseyourself.
Water and food safety must not be neglected while traveling. Contaminated food and water can cause diarrhea and vomiting thus spoiling the whole traveling experience.
"While giving the vaccine we tell people that they can get infected up to three weeks after vaccination, as it takes time to develop immunity," says Dr Prasad Kulkarni, additional medical director at SII.