Hungary is considered one of the flagship countries of European medical tourism, because of its high quality doctors, affordable prices and easily accessible locations. Hungary offers medical tourists high quality care with very competitive prices and has begun to compete with other top medical tourism destinations for a share of the global market.
Hungary’s popularity for visitors seeking medical treatment is increasing every year, due to low prices and high quality care. Hungary is also Europe’s medical spa capital renowned for its thermal baths and healing waters.
Hungary became a member of the Schengen Area on 1 January 2008. Citizens of the United States, Canada, Brazil, China, Germany, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland do not require a visa for a stay of up to 90 days in Hungary. Visitors can apply and enter Hungary with a medical visa under the category of residence permit if they are intending to stay over 90 days. It is advisable to contact an embassy, consulate, or similar expert in visa requirements prior to traveling for your care.