Iran is potent enough to be known as a destination for health tourism. The existence of different mineral springs has paved the way to develop Hydrotherapy centers in Iran. The Spa centers in Sareyn in Ardebil and Larijan in Mazandaran Province are the most famous ones. Furthermore, mud therapy in Urumieh and sand, salt therapy in the deserts are other natural remedies in Iran. Iran is also famous for its traditional medicine. Recreational centers located in Alborz and Zagros mountain areas with pleasant weather provide visitors with health service. In the field of medical tourism Iran enjoys considerable potentials in stem cells, spinal injuries infertility, kidney and liver transplant, ophthalmology and radiology , in addition to affordable cost and efficiency in specialized surgeries, prove the competency of Iran to develop its health tourism.
Considering the current conditions in daily routine lives of people with exhaustion,
health tourism can offer a good opportunity to the ones who are looking for therapy and relaxation and Iran with its well-equipped spa centers can be a good choice to be mentioned.
Writer : Arvin Abadi