Make health prevention your 2015 New Year’s Resolutions

Make sure your health comes first and get a complete check-up while enjoying the sun in Lisbon.

Medical Port and Sagres Vacations recently partnered to create Medical Tourism programs for Americans who wish to travel to Europe. This partnership aims to let consumers know that Portugal is a great option for Medical Tourism. Medical Port works only with top private hospitals and clinics in Lisbon, Oporto, and the Algarve.

Start off 2015 the best way possible by doing a complete health check-up while you enjoy the best that Lisbon has to offer. Think about historic monuments, mild all year round temperatures, and great Mediterranean style food. “Prevention is the Key” program is a one-week health assessment Medical Tourism package. Health prevention is important and can reduce health risk factors and also improve the length and quality of life. Assess how good your health is and the lifestyle changes you can do to improve it.

The medical component of this package includes:

  • Complete health check-up in private hospital in JCI accredited facilities
  • Different check-up exams for men and women
  • Transfers, hospital concierge, and accommodation.

As for leisure, travellers can enjoy different options:

  • A private tour to discover Lisbon or Oporto and its surroundings
  • Get in shape while enjoying daily countryside and beach walking trails
  • Special options include:
    • Enjoy a relaxing and detox program in a Hotel with SPA
    • Learn more about Mediterranean cuisine with a chef in cooking sessions
    • Experience a private walking tour in Lisbon or Oporto with a professional photographer
    • Sail Tejo or Douro Rivers in a luxury sailboat

When you want to commit to a healthy lifestyle, you should do it with the support of your friends and family. And set realistic and measurable goals. Join this program with your partner and start to reinforce your commitment with healthy living in 2015.

Why choose Portugal?

With centuries of History it’s no surprise that there are plenty of places to see and things to do. From visiting magnificent castles to amazing contemporary art museums, the choice is yours. Portugal is a very safe destination as it’s ranked 18 out of 162 in the Global Peace Index. There’s an average of 3300 hours of sunshine per year, one of the highest in Europe and nearly 30% of the population is fluent in English.

To find out more about this partnership read our previous blog post, here. If you want to know more about “Prevention is the Key” contact Medical Port, or Sagres Vacations.

Discover the best weight-loss programs in Portugal

Find out how you can loose excess weight and don’t regain it in a two-week Medical Tourism trip to Lisbon, Portugal.

Medical Port and Sagres Vacations recently partnered to create Medical Tourism programs for Americans who wish to travel to Europe. This partnership aims to let consumers know that Portugal is a great option for Medical Tourism. Medical Port works only with top private hospitals and clinics in Lisbon, Oporto, and the Algarve.

Weight-loss long lasting outcomes can only be achieved with a combination of a body and mind care, and a lifestyle change. Medical Port and Sagres Vacations offer a two-week program where travellers can find the origin of their excess weight and acquire the tools to loose it. “My health is my choice” is the name of this program and is a commitment to a healthy living in 2015. Using medical and behavioral treatment tools customized to each particular case, travellers can learn how to sustain long-term results and enjoy two weeks in beautiful Lisbon.

The medical component of the program includes a Holistic Obesity Assessment:

  • Five specialty consultations
  • A comprehensive set of exams and analysis
  • Relaxing and Detox programs
  • Flights, transfers, hospital concierge, and accommodation.

As for leisure, travellers can choose between:

  • Discover Lisbon:
    • Enjoy a private walking tour in Lisbon with a professional photographer
    • Learn more about Mediterranean cuisine with a chef in a cooking session
    • Join a private tour in Lisbon and its surroundings
    • Sail the Tejo River in a luxury sailboat
  • A Relax and Detox program:
    • Spend the full second week in a Hotel and SPA
    • Experience mindfulness sessions to align mind and body for weight loss

 

Why choose Portugal?

With centuries of History it’s no surprise that there are plenty of places to see and things to do. From visiting magnificent castles to the amazing contemporary art museums, the choice is yours. Portugal is a very safe destination as it’s ranked 18 out of 162 in the Global Peace Index. There’s an average of 3300 hours of sunshine per year, one of the highest in Europe and nearly 30% of the population is fluent in English.

To find out more about this partnership read our previous blog post, here. If you want to know more about “My Health is My Choice” contact Medical Port, or Sagres Vacations.

How to look your best in 2015 in a girls only week

Have you have wondered how you can look younger without going under surgery? Then, the Medical Tourism package “Small details make the difference” is just right for you and your friends.

Medical Port and Sagres Vacations recently partnered to create Medical Tourism programs for Americans who wish to travel to Europe. This partnership aims to let consumers know that Portugal is a great option for Medical Tourism. Medical Port works only with top private hospitals and clinics in Lisbon, Oporto, and the Algarve.

Choose Lisbon or Oporto for a week with friends and get yourself immersed in the right beauty treatments, deep and relaxing sleeping, and a good amount of fun. Look and feel younger and energize yourself for the New Year.

The medical component of the program includes:

  • Dermatology consultation
  • Fine wrinkles treatment
  • Flights, transfers with a private driver, hospital concierge, and accommodation.

As for leisure, travellers can:

  • A day cruise in Tejo River (Lisbon) or Douro River (Oporto)
  • Shopping day with the help of a personal shopper
  • Getting beautified – get your hair, make-up and nails done by professionals
  • SPA session – spend an entire day in a SPA
  • Girls night out – have a girls night with dinner and fun

When it comes to aging there are several ways to deal with this concern, but not all include going under surgery. There are dermatological treatments to make people look and feel younger, and regain confidence in themselves. Also, having time to relax, have fun with friends while traveling are great ways to rejuvenate oneself and feel better.

Why choose Portugal?
With centuries of History it’s no surprise that there are plenty of places to see and things to do. From visiting magnificent castles to amazing contemporary art museums, the choice is yours. Portugal is a very safe destination as it’s ranked 18 out of 162 in the Global Peace Index. There’s an average of 3300 hours of sunshine per year, one of the highest in Europe and nearly 30% of the population is fluent in English.

To find out more about this partnership read our previous blog post, here. If you want to know more about “Small Details Make the Difference” contact Medical Port, or Sagres Vacations.

Medical Port partners with Sagres Vacations to promote Medical Tourism in the United States

Medical Port and Sagres Vacations, a US based tour operator, established a partnership to promote medical tourism packages for United States consumers. 

Upholding the customers’ needs above all and being able to attend to their individual needs and dreams, both companies have decided to partner and promote dedicated medical tourism packages for the North-American market. Portugal has been increasing its reputation among the American people as a preferred touristic destination in Europe, but is an unknown destination for Americans seeking Medical Travel.

With 2015 just around the corner, it’s time to make New Years’ Resolutions and tackle an important objective: Ensure your health comes first. With this in mind, Medical Port and Sagres Vacations have created the following customized programs:

Prevention is the Key
A one week Medical Tourism package for couples to reinforce their commitment to healthy living by combining a thorough health examination in internationally accredited hospitals with Mediterranean cuisine sessions, country-side walking and stress-free activities.

My Health is My Choice
Aims at identifying the causes for obesity and tackles them in a holistic way (mind and body) in order to achieve sustainable results. This two-week program also includes utilizing mindfulness-based therapies as a powerful tool to make effective behavioral changes and detox sessions to remove unwanted excesses.

Small Details Make a Big Difference
Specially designed for two or more female friends who want to feel and look younger without the need for surgery. You and your friends will “shine” and feel like movie stars. Includes dermo-fillers, private shopping experience, make-up and hairdresser sessions and other surprises. A truly 100% girls package to start 2015 the best way possible!

Detailed information about each package will be further explained in the next blog posts. Meanwhile you can learn more about Medical Port at www.medicalport.org and Sagres Vacations at www.sagresvacations.com and if you have any questions please send us an email to info@medicalport.org

About Medical Port
Medical Port Premium Medical Tourism Facilitator
Medical Port is the first Global Medical Tourism Facilitator dedicated to gather Portugal’s expertise in Medical Services as well as renowned hospitality in the benefit of the client.
The company’s goal is to provide clients with proper alternatives for medical treatments in private hospitals and clinics in Portugal. Proper meaning cost-effective, quality driven, according to clients’ timings and customized to specific needs. Medical Port makes sure the entire process is quick, smooth and trouble-free, making sure your health comes first. Learn more at www.medicalport.org

About Sagres Vacations
Sagres Vacations
Sagres Vacations is a full service travel agency and tour operator bringing clients’ dream destination to reality. The company helps clients to create memorable journeys to Portugal and around the world by highlighting the local traditions, cuisine, history, and iconic sites of all the destinations. Our extensive vacation and tour planning services and experience will give you a perfect itinerary, tailored specifically to meet your travel needs. The difference in travel is in its quality, service and details. At Sagres Vacations they pride themselves in offering a personalized travel experience for all the customers. Learn more at www.sagresvacations.com

Saudi Medical Tourism Fair 2014 had the presence of Medical Port to promote Portugal as a valued medical tourism destination.

The Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Fair (SMT 2014) took place in Riyadh from the 24th to the 26th of November 2014 and Medical Port was there to promote Portugal as a Medical Tourism destination. Being Saudi Arabia the 3rd country in the world for spending in medical tourism, according to the SMT organization, Medical Port’s presence was crucial to introduce Portugal as a highly valuable option medical tourism destination for Saudi Arabia prospective travellers. Portugal has a unique position in what relates to combining medical excellence and expertise, state of the art private hospitals and clinics, multilingual staff, and an award winning tourism destination.

With a mild climate, an amazing history and enchanting landscapes with a richness of different scenic views, Portugal is becoming one of the most buzzed tourism destinations appealing to travellers all over the world. Less known is the fact that Portugal can be a great destination for medical tourism. The best private hospitals and clinics across the country have partnered with Medical Port to offer the best solutions in a wide range of medical treatments and procedures to those who would like to come to Portugal. These facilities are located in Lisbon – the capital -, Oporto and Faro, cities with international airports and daily flights to and from most European countries and other destinations across the world.

Medical Port’s presence was mainly to introduce Portugal as a destination for medical tourism to the Arabic people. And there’s no doubt it was a great choice: booth visitors were very enthusiastic and curious about treatment options and tourism opportunities in Portugal and wanted to know more about how Medical Port can help them.

See below some pictures of Medical Port’s booth at SMT:

Medical Port's booth at SMT 2014

Medical Port’s booth at SMT 2014

Medical Port CEO, Belén de Vicente introducing the company to a visitor

Medical Port CEO, Belén de Vicente introducing the company to a visitor

Medical Port - Making sure your health comes first

Medical Port – Making sure your health comes first

It was a great pleasure for us to be in Saudi Arabia and we look forward to go back in the future. We would like to thank everyone who met us at SMT 2014, for your kindness and hospitality and we hope to see you in Portugal soon.

See below some pictures of Medical Port’s booth at the fair.