Traveling on a budget summons our desire that is, cheapest countries to visit from India. Moreover, covid-19 pandemic seems to have shaken all of us financially and we ought to look out for places outside India that can be visited on a budget. We hereby present the best countries to holiday in, while also keeping in mind that they are fairly cheap as well.
Here’s our way out into the world, with smart packing, clever booking and not to mention, a pretty light wallet!
Nepal is fairly one of the cheapest countries to visit from India. The country is a traveler’s paradise for mountains, valleys, rivers, monasteries and just to name a few, only add to its sparkling beauty. This Himalayan nation gets your adrenaline rushing for it booms with enthralling sports activities. Per day stay cost ( a decent one ) only amounts to INR 1000- 2000 which is pretty cheap a deal. Nepal is well-connected and even the food costs are pretty decent.
Places that are a must-visit include– Parsa Wildlife Reserve, Bhaktapur, Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park, Pashupatinath, Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve and of course, the world’s highest peak- Mount Everest base camp.
Vietnam is one of the cheapest countries to visit from India in 2021, if haven’t until now! This country is surely gonna be your little piece of heaven owing to its exquisite beauty, rich history and heritage. It’s surely time for the bag-packer in you to come out and start traveling/ admiring! The backpacker’s hostels cost less than INR 1000 per night for the stay.
Places to see and things to do- Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Sapa, Ha Long Bay, Nha Trang, Mekong Delta. Things to do include, Sightseeing, Yacht or Boat Cruises, Local Market Tours, Caving, Cultural Tour, Island Tours, Wildlife Tours and much more.
Bhutan is the happiest country in the world and therefore your one true escape from all the gloom perpetrating in the year, 2020. It’s a serene and a soothing nation, not to mention, one of the cheapest countries to visit from India. Homestays will charge you anywhere above INR 1500 per night. Decent hotels will cost around INR 2000. Moreover, you don’t even need a passport to travel to Bhutan!
Places to see include– Phuentsholing, Thimpu, Punakha Dzong, Trashigang, Haa Valley, Trongsa, Dochula Pass, Rinpung Dzong and others.
This neighboring nation is surely one of the cheapest countries to visit from India. Srilanka is much acclaimed for its aesthetic locations, mouth-watering cuisines, amazing beaches and even cruise stay-cations. You can always find Airbnbs or hostels to reduce your per day stay cost.
Things to do- Heritage Tours, Religious Visits, Art and Culture Tours, Water Adventure Sports, Wildlife Tours, Plantation Visits and much more.
This South-Asian nation is much known for its mountainous terrain, Buddhist monasteries, and the beautiful French architecture. Laos is therefore not only the cheapest country to visit from India, but indeed an aesthetically pleasing destination to be at as well. You will get dorm rooms ranging from INR 400-800 per night here.
Places to visit are: Luang Prabang, That Luang, Vang Vieng, Wat Sisaket, Bokeo, Buddha Park, The Plain of Jars, Wat Phu, That Ing Hang Stupa and just to name a few.
Thailand is one true escape for travelers in search of opulence and aesthetics. Visit Thailand, one of the cheapest countries of visit from India, which is also a storehouse of stupendous beaches, loyal palaces and much more. Recreations like elephant rides and water sports are thoroughly looked forward to by tourists. You can easily stay here at INR 1200 and above, depending on facilities and the area you choose to stay in.
Major attractions: Krabi, Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Phi Phi islands, Chiang Mai, Koh Phangan.
Here’s your chance to visit this diverse country, booming with cultural and aesthetic retreats and opportunities. Not to mention that Singapore is now amongst the cheapest countries to visit from India. Pack your bags to stay in hostels that would cost only INR 1700 (subjected to vary). You can even indulge in shopping, nature tours, local sightseeing, food tours, art & culture tours, garden festival, beach Tours, wildlife Tours, and cruise staycations.
Places to see: Marina Bay, Sentosa Island, Universal studios, China Town, Botanical Garden, Orchid Garden, Helix Bridge, Temple of 1000 Lights, Civilian War Memorial, and much more.
Malaysia is amongst the cheapest countries to visit from India for its aesthetics, beaches, amicable people and an amazing weather. You can get hotels ranging from INR 600 and above if you book in advance.
Major Attractions: Kuala Lumpur, Miri, Petronas Tower, Kangar, Sarawak, Labuan, Pangkor, Langkawi, Redang Island, Mount Kinabalu, Kapas Island, Rantau Abang Island and just to name a few.
Indonesia is the greatest archipelago and the cheapest country to visit from India. You can get hotels ranging from INR 2000 per night. For cheaper options, dorms are available which will cost you less than INR 1000 per night. Get going bag-packers!
Places to see: Jakarta, Malang, Lombok, Bandung, Yogyakarta, Bali and more.
Visit Turkey for rich cultural heritage, exceptional beauty and aesthetic landscape and for the fact that it’s one of the cheapest countries to visit from India. You can get hotels ranging from INR 1500 per night.
Places to visit: Istanbul, Antalya, Cappadocia, Troy, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Trabzon, Spice markets and more.
So fellas, which country did you pick?