Antalya, the tourism capital of Turkey, has an increasing popularity in recent years. In Antalya,
which is the meeting point of visitors from many countries of the world, cultural monuments
witnessing Hellenistic history as well as natural beauties allow visitors to see Antalya as a center of
Spreading over a wide area, Antalya is under the influence of the Mediterranean climate. In this type
of climate, maritime is at the forefront and seawater temperature is high, especially in summer.
Towards the Taurus Mountains, which surround Antalya from the north, the temperature gradually
decreases and a cool climate is seen in Turkey, which is described as "highland air".
Although it has gained popularity with sea tourism on the coastline, Antalya has a rich climate
the diversity that allows skiing in the high parts of winter thanks to its mixed climate structure, and
walks and excursions on the famous route of the Lycian civilization in spring.
Since Antalya, which is the most powerful locomotive of tourism together with Istanbul, is the focal
point of holiday tourism, the diversity in this direction has increased over the years. In addition to
being a city where teams prefer camping facilities in football, tennis and golf branches, the
abundance of congress and festival centers is also striking.
The quantity and quality of the facilities that can handle this tourism traffic also contain striking
data. In Antalya, where the number of 5-star hotels has gained weight in recent years, 65% of the
total number of hotels are described as new and modern hotels.
The fact that Antalya is a holiday center also makes visits to Turkey, one of the world's leading
countries in the health sector, more effective. In 2020 data, the contribution of health tourism to the
country's economy increased by 3.5%. This data indicates that patient satisfaction rates have
increased in addition to quality health services.
Medical branches where patient visits are concentrated can be listed as general and aesthetic surgery,
dental treatments, orthopedics, and gynecology. Although the number of visits on a global scale has
decreased due to Covid-19, the statistics that Antalya is one of the most preferred cities in the world
in the field of health tourism have not changed.
In a city like Antalya, which is a tourism paradise, receiving quality treatment services under more
economical conditions than many health centers in the world, of course, creates the conditions that
every person will prefer it.