Published on : Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Medical tourism is a type of tourism that’s combined with the idea of medical examination and treatment for surgery as well as non-surgery whereas wellness tourism is known as a model of tourism where the target is to unwind and improve physical and mental health.
The tourism model aims on providing experiences to make the visitors happy in terms of health care needs at destinations. At present, the popular health tourism products in the world are vacation tourism which entails taking part in nutrition training courses, meditation, yoga, spa, hot mineral bath to recover health, quit smoking and weight loss.
The health of visitors is a key element for tourism businesses to offer related services, thus helping tourists to perk up potential energies and find balance in body and soul.
Maximum wellness tourism customers are middle-aged, well-educated and high-income people. Also, it is the reason why several countries worldwide quickly identified advantages and targeted on launching wellness tourism, such as Japan with the strength of hot mineral spa, the Republic of Korea with beauty industry, and India with meditation and yoga.
Possessing diversified and abundant natural resources with exotic beaches and mineral springs and valuable medicine on beauty and health enhancement, Vietnam is sought-after for the potential in developing wellness tourism. Several businesses invest in high-end resorts. Numerous high-end resorts and famous five-star hotels are all set to develop utility systems, aiming to provide healthcare synchronously. In particular, few places have grabbed prestigious awards like Resort with the best service, leading resort in Asia and Vietnam’s well-known healthcare resort.