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Travel Planned 4 Weeks Post-Hysterectomy

From Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)

:jump:Hi there, We had planned a trip to Iceland for spring break long before my surgery was scheduled. We will head out at about 4 weeks post-op. Would love to know if anyone has any experience with travel about a month after surgery and what, if any, complications arose. What were your biggest issues? We're not doing anything too strenuous, and I can bow out of anything we deem harmful to recovery. We are taking jeeps out onto glaciers - that might be too bumpy. Thanks in advance for your suggestions! :jump::jump::jump:

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By charlottecat
Thanks so much everyone! I will definitely heed the advice about flying. Hadn't even thought...

By Rhitch
I went on vacation 3.5 weeks post op. The 4 hour flight was fine. My husband handled the luggage so...

By North34
We went on a little road trip at about 2 1/2 weeks post op for my son's basketball tourney. I was...

By Maui35
I'm currently on vacay now (travel was at my 4 1/2 week mark post op). Plane flight was 5 hours so...

By Tiger_Eye
I don't have experience with post-op travel, but as I've heard from other sisters, it is feasible...

By DolphinDreams
I went on a short vacation at 6 weeks post-op. Probably the biggest issue was the fatigue. I made...

By Cinl11
I went on a trip at 3 1/2 months later. I broke it up on 2 flights though. So it was 1 1/2 hrs and...

By charlottecat
:jump:Hi there, We had planned a trip to Iceland for spring break long before my surgery was...

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