Dental Tourism in Croatia
Croatia is the perfect dental tourism destination, if you are looking to combine quality dental services with a magnificent Mediterranean getaway, Croatia is the place. Located between the Balkans and Central Europe Croatia is a country with an incredibly rich cultural legacy, pristine beaches and gorgeous landscapes that are not to be missed.
Reputation for Excellence in Dentistry
Croatia is a country that has invested a lot in its medical tourism and is well known for its health centres and resorts and now it is also becoming one of the top spots in Europe for dental tourism. Visitors to Croatia’s dental clinics will benefit from modern state of the art technology, excellent and affordable dental services with prices 50-70% lower than those offered in other US, Canadian and other European dental centres. Low prices do not mean low quality, in fact the opposite is true, all dentists in Croatia are trained to the highest standards following a demanding five year course of study as well as a year of practical internship before being allowed to practice professionally. Furthermore, almost all dentists here are bilingual so there is no need to worry about the language barrier.
Croatia: Getting There
Getting to Croatia is easy, thanks to the many low cost airlines connecting Croatia to the rest of Europe, the most popular being EasyJet, GermanWings, Flybe and Croatian Airlines. The main port of call when arriving by plane is Zagreb, however there are flights to Split and Dubrovnik as well. In addition there are direct train lines to the surrounding countries including Germany, Italy Greece, Austria and Switzerland; the rail network connects all major Croatian cities except Dubrovnik which can be reached by bus from Split.
In your Free Time:
As well as the excellent dental treatments on offer Croatia has plenty of world class attractions on offer. Croatia is home to seven UNESCO Word Heritage sites and has been listed as one of the top five holiday destinations in the world, so why not take the time to explore what Croatia has to offer its visitors.
Dubrovnik is one of the top visitor spots in Croatia and has earned itself a world class reputation for its dental services but this historic coastal city has so much more to offer its visitors. Known as the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’ is a UNESCO world heritage site full of stunning architecture and sculptural detail, Dubrovnik boasts some of the most spectacular churches, monasteries and museums in Europe. Of course, the beaches in Dubrovnik are not to be missed either.
Plitvice Lake National Park is another UNESCO protected site definitely worth visiting. This national park consists of a picturesque selection of sixteen lakes all interconnected through waterfalls, streams and walkways.
If you’re getting your dental work done in Croatia’s capital, Zagreb be sure to spend some time wandering through the pedestrian-friendly city centre or exploring Zagreb’s beautifully historic old town.
From the Venetian palazzos and Napoleonic forts to the Slavic churches and the Socialist Realist Sculptures Croatia’s history can be seen in its architecture. Croatia’s landscape has something for everyone, from the sapphire waters and Mediterranean climate of the Adriatic coast to the Dinaric Alps stretching from Italy to Albania, there is no shortage of things to entertain you during your dental holiday in Croatia.