With one of the best climates in the world, as well as one of the healthiest diets, not to mention a way of life that's geared to the outdoors, Cyprus is the perfect place for healthy living.
Wake up in the morning to the sun shining, just what you need to shake off the blues and get you out into the fresh air for some exercise. Go for a jog or take a walk along specially created footpaths through green areas in the heart of town, play a game of tennis and then come back to a breakfast of fresh fruit and juices.
Cyprus attracts an increasing number of visitors for medical purposes, thanks to the high quality care at competitive prices and comfortable recuperation facilities that are available here.
And if you just want a temporary boost to relax and rejuvenate yourself, or simply to pamper yourself, book into one of the new health spas offering a wide range of traditional and alternative treatments and therapies guaranteed to ease those tensions away.
Find out what Aphrodite's secret for perennial health and youth is, at one of Cyprus' world class health spas and wellness centres. Luxuriate in these oases of tranquillity situated at some of the island's top hotels, in beautiful surroundings overlooking lush gardens or stunning views, while allowing yourself to be pampered to your heart's content.
From sumptuous food to impeccable accommodation, here you will find everything you could possibly need. The myriad of facilities designed for your absolute well-being, include indoor and outdoor pools, freshwater and saltwater pools, whirlpools, saunas, steam rooms, hamams, fully equipped gyms, aerobics studios, treatment rooms and beauty salons. Friendly and attentive staff will see to your every need, revitalising and energising you with beauty and health treatments to tone your body and clear your mind. You will be given counselling and fitness assessments to fit your own specific requirements and personalised sessions to make you feel special.
You are bound to feel rejuvenated with the wide array of services on offer. Sample from a full range of packages designed to de-stress, relax and revitalize you, including detoxifying algae and mud body wraps, aromatherapy, thalassotherapy hot stone therapy, massages, shiatsu, reflexology, natural therapies and beauty treatments, to name but a few. Try the local 'trachana wrap', a sour milk and coarse wheat concoction, normally made into soup.
So jumpstart your fitness or beauty program, recharge your batteries, or sit back and relax. Whatever your desires, Cyprus' wellness centres are such heavenly retreats that Aphrodite herself would envy.
Next time you need some health care, think about combining it with a holiday in Cyprus. The island has experienced and highly qualified doctors trained in Europe or the USA, modern medical centres with ER facilities and all at cost effective prices. Add to that a destination that is convenient to get to from both Europe and the Middle East, a healthy climate and Mediterranean diet and what more do you want.
In Cyprus you can have all your medical needs met and medical standards are high. From annual checkups, cosmetic or reconstructive surgery, physiotherapy, kidney dialysis, cardiac care, dental and surgical procedures to infertility treatment, the island offers health care holidays in a cheaper clime. And then there's the convenience factor. In Cyprus it is quite possible for you to book an operation the day after you arrive. Same day appointments are the norm and you could see an astounding range of specialists either in a single centre or within a short drive away from each other. Distances on the island are small and everything is near at hand. Nor will you have to wait too long for the results of your tests.
A considerable number of clinical laboratories offer a vast range of diagnostic tests both routine and specialised with speedy results. And afterwards you can look forward to recuperating in beautiful serene surroundings or touring the country and enjoying its many attractions and endless possibilities for activities. So whether you are contemplating a check-up or a major procedure, Cyprus is the best balm for you.