Singapore Medical Tourism
Singapore: Island Paradise
Singapore – just the sound of the name evokes images of tropical splendor, smiling faces, and exotic foods and sights that make you sigh. Singapore, located at the southern end of the Malay Peninsula may not be the largest country in the world, but it draws millions of visitors from around the world every year because of its never-ending allure of mystery, and cosmopolitan style.
Singapore in a Snapshot:
- Currency: Singapore dollar
- Language: Malay
- Climate: Tropical with no distinct seasons – average temperatures of 86°F
- Capital: Singapore City (downtown area)
Singapore is a land of rivers, islands and gorgeous beaches that draw visitors from around the world. A mild climate, delicious cuisine, and thousands of years of history, steeped in thousand-year-old culture and traditions beckon world travelers who have only heard about the wonders and scenic beauty of this smallest country in Asia. Long the hub of trade between the Orient and the rest of the world, Singapore has a long history of being a leader in finance, electronics, IT development, and medical technology.
From the hustle and bustle of her modern, skyscraper city to quiet beaches tucked away in rustic paradise, Singapore is a haven for those looking for a bit of relaxation, some warm sands and tropical breezes that Singapore is famous for. From finding entertainment playing mah-jongg on the streets to an exciting game of cricket in city parks, visitors are treated with a wide range of activities both in the city and in the lush forests that cover much of this exotic island.
From high-class four star hotels to comfy huts on the beach, Singapore offers a variety of accommodations, foods and entertainment for all ages and preferences. So whether you want to go clubbing in Kuala Lampur or visit the hidden temples in the hills, this is the place to do it.
Why Health Tourism in Singapore?
Singapore has earned a reputation of being one of the hottest medical tourist destinations in Asia. High quality medical care and facilities await those arriving from around the world to benefit from Singapore's expert physicians and surgeons in the fields of dentistry, cardiac and orthopedic surgeries and organ transplant programs. Nine JCI (Joint Commission International) accredited hospitals in Singapore provide excellent service and quality for nearly all medical and health needs, at a tenth of costs paid for equal medical care in the U.S. Literally hundreds of thousands of international travelers visit Singapore every year to benefit from low-cost surgical procedures and high-quality care and facilities.
10 Fun Things to do in Singapore
- Visit Orchard Road and shop to your heart's content
- Visit Singapore's Botanical gardens
- Enjoy the Singapore Zoo's Night Safari
- Take an afternoon trip to Sentosa Island
- Visit Haw Par Villa theme park
- Enjoy a dinner cruise on the Admiral Cheng Ho
- Spend an afternoon at the Jurong Bird Park
- Try a food-tasting tour along Peranaken Trail
- Bet on the horses at Singapore's Turf Club
- Ride the Singapore Flyer, one of the largest Ferris Wheels in the world
No matter what brings you to Singapore, you're bound to be delighted with the amazing sights of this magnificent Island-City that is like nothing you've seen in your life. You're guaranteed to fall in love with the friendly people, the great food and the diverse opportunities this small island country has to offer world travelers looking for their own bit of paradise.