Turkey is officially known as the Republic of Turkey , is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly on the Anatolian peninsula in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. Turkey's location between Europe and Asia has retained its geopolitical and strategic importance . Turkey is bordered by Georgia , Iran , Armenia and Azerbaijan on east , Iraq , Syria and Mediterranean Sea to the south , it has sea border with Egypt and cyprus , Aegean Sea and Greece and Bulgaria on west , black sea on north .
Climate of Turkey
The coastal areas of Turkey bordering the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea have a hot summer Mediterranean climate, with hot, dry summers and mild to cool, wet winters.
The coastal areas of Turkey bordering the Black Sea have a temperate Oceanic climate with warm, wet summers and cool to cold, wet winters. The Turkish Black Sea coast receives the greatest amount of precipitation and is the only region of Turkey that receives high precipitation throughout the year. The eastern part of that coast averages 2,500 millimeters annually which is the highest precipitation in the country. The coastal areas of Turkey bordering the Sea of Marmara have a transitional climate between a temperate Mediterranean climate and a temperate Oceanic climate with warm to hot, moderately dry summers and cool to cold, wet winters.
NATURAL AND HEALTH TOURISIM IN TURKEY
Turkey has attractive nature and geographical location rich with history , culture and religious places which makes it potentional center for all kind of tourisims including health care tourisim , Turkey has quality medical establishments with state of art medical equipments and medical team offering healthcare services at relatively lower cost suitable for all kinds of tourists .Turkey has became the resource for medical treatments for alot of tourists from European countries like Russia , Ukrania , Germany ,England , Netherland , Romania , Bulgaria and other contries in addition to tourists coming from Middleast and Arabic countries .
According to statistics of year 2015 the number of tourists has approached 36,24 million and the Turkish ministry of health owns and manages about 55% of the hospitals in Turkey which totals more than 1500 hospitals , the ownership of the rest of hospitals belongs to private establishments , universities and national and foreign private companies .Some hospital in Turkey has acquired regional and international accreditation , including international joint committee , international healthcare organizations , international standardization organization as well as getting membership privileges of various European medical establishments .
Turkey is also proud of having more than 30 medical establishments which accredited by international healthcare organizations , this regarded the highest accreditation and recognition country has ever acquired in the region.Turkey comes in first rank internationaly for conducting eye surgery for foreigners , there has been 40 thousands surgery in one year .
The Turkish goverment makes effort to accomodiate about 50 million tourists in year 2023. The Turkish health ministry is planing to build freezone regions specialized to offer health care services for foreign tourists , the plan and program is aimed to increase the number of healthcare tourists to 2 millions by 2023 .
Based on previous information and the attention of Elma Technology to achieve comfort and facilitation of search for the healthcare tourist , the company has commenced Turkmeticenter.com which assists the tourist to make reasonable decision in determination of medical need relevant to tourist needs and financial capabilities and also offer variety of services offered by professional companies which makes the tourist (patient ) able to receive services on flight reservation –hotel reservation –car rentals and tour programs .
Most of the tourists who come to Turkey face language problem and inorder to overcome this obstacle we offer direct translation service between the tourist (patient ) and the medical establishment ( medical center /hospital ) , the communication will be in the language of the tourist and such service is offered as ‘’ service offered from special partner ‘’.
TURKEY ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Turkey regarded touristic country , therefore the issuance of entry visa is considered relatively simple , Turkey allow some nationalities specially from Middleast to get entry visa on arrival at the airport and exemption of visa for some other nationalities and that is done according to the regulations of Turkish foreign affairs ministry , you can find the requirements of Turkish visa for your country by contacting the Turkish embassy at your country or visit the electronic website of the Turkish foreign affairs ministry . Click here