2019-06-18: Three Icelandic tourists from Reykjavik contracted the chikungunya virus in the eastern province of Alicante in late May. The tourists had been staying at the Costa Blanca.
Protective measures against mosquito bites should also be observed during the day. Travellers are advised to see a doctor after observing the disease's symptoms.
El País, The Olive Press
Chikungunya fever: Transmitted by mosquitoes. Symptoms include abrupt fever along with joint pain, as well as muscle pain, headache, nausea, fatigue, and rash. The incubation period is 2-12 days.