Wellness/Medical tourism is all about travelling for the primary purpose of achieving, promoting, or maintaining maximum health and a sense of well-being. Health Tourism holds immense potential for India. The Indian systems of medicine that is Ayurveda, Yoga, Panchakarma, Rejuvenation Therapy etc. are among the most ancient systems of medical treatment of the world. India is one of the most lucrative medical tourism markets in the world.
The sector is witnessing remarkable growth on the back of Government support through policies and initiatives, low cost, less waiting time and healthcare infrastructure. The growth in India’s medical tourism market will be a boon for several associated industries, including hospital industry, medical equipment industry and pharmaceutical industry.