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Am I at risk of TBE?

TBE is found in areas of the following countries:

Regions of TBE risk

For country-specific general information and factsheets regarding possible sources of illness and precautions to take while you travel, please visit the NaTHNaC website.


Certain activities increase your risk of catching TBE

You can be bitten by an infected tick at any time of year, but tick activity is at its highest during the Spring and early Summer.

Ticks are generally found in forested or grassy areas. Activities that take place in these areas therefore increase the risk of TBE, this includes walking, hiking, camping, cycling, ecotourism and fieldwork.