Travelling to an international destination is not always as expensive as it seems to be. There are many different tourist places which can be afforded by middle-class families. If there’s proper planning and doing thorough research about your trip in order to fit your budget, it will be a decent foreign trip positively. The following is a list of international destinations where you can travel this year as one of your favourite holiday destinations. The listed countries are the budget holiday destinations where you can travel for as low as Rs 50,000 (around $690) that is including round-trip flight tickets for 5 days trip.
Thailand: (Official language: Thai and Currency: Baht)
The country in South East Asia is bordered by Myanmar to the northwest, Cambodia to the southwest, Laos to the northeast and Malaysia to the south. Thailand, officially known as the Kingdom of Thailand is a prime destination for travellers across the globe. The citizens of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru and South Korea do not require a visa for stay up to 90 days.
Thailand also called the Land of Smiles is the powerhouse of fascinating culture, great food, majestic mountains, coral islands and great beaches. In fact, Thailand is the destination which is the combination of natural and artificial beauties. Its attractions are diverse and each provides a rewarding and memorable experience in its unique way.
Railay Beach, Floating Markets, Koh Phi Phi, The Grand Palace, Sunday Walking Street, Khao Yai National Park, Sukhothai Old City, Historic City of Ayutthaya and Doi Suthep are some spectacular sites which can blow your mind.
Air Tickets: The round trip flight tickets will cost between INR 15,000 and 23,000 (if booking ticket one month in advance) if boarding from Mumbai or New Delhi. If you are taking a round trip from Kolkata, it could cost INR 9,000 approximately.
Stay: Thailand is full of budget staying options starting from as low as INR 600 per night per person. Dormitory type accommodation, a hostel or even decent budget hotels are the options for your stay. For decent budget hotels, it will start from INR 2,500 per night.
Singapore: (Official Language: English (80% used) and Currency: Singapore Dollar)
The sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia is surrounded by Singapore to the southeast, Strait of Malacca to the southwest and Johore Strait to the north. The diamond-shaped island is situated at the end of the Malayan Peninsula between Indonesia and Malaysia. Since the country has an excellent public transportation system, there’s no problem at all zipping from one part of a town to another. Singapore is the global financial centre and one of the most comfortable destinations to navigate in Southeast Asia.
The island country has a tropical rainforest climate with uniform temperature and pressure, high humidity, and abundant rainfall. Temperatures range from 22 to 35 °C. Despite a small island country with a population size of over 5.6 million people (based on 2016 report), Singapore has a diversity of languages, religions, and cultures.
Marina Bay Sands, Gardens by the Bay, Botanic Gardens, Singapore Zoo, Orchard Road, Singapore Flyer, Raffles Hotel Singapore, Chinatown, Sentosa Island, Clarke Quay, Universal Studios Singapore, Night Safari Singapore, Merlion Park and Pulau Ubin (Granite Island) are some of the best tourist attraction spots where you can have a great time.
Air Tickets: The round trip flight tickets will cost between INR 16,000 – 20,000 if boarding from Mumbai or New Delhi (if booking before one month). If you are taking a round trip from Kolkata, it could cost between INR 10,000 and 15,000.
Stay: Singapore has an excellent public transportation system that makes getting around convenient and easy. The country offers different accommodation options including mid-range and budget hotels besides decent luxury hotels. You can find hotels which offer starting from as low as INR 700 per night per person. For a decent budget hotel, it will start from INR 2,500 per night.
Vietnam:( Official Language: Vietnamese and Currency: Vietnamese Dong)
Vietnam, one of the fascinating countries in Asia is bordered by China to the north, Cambodia to the southwest, Laos to the northwest and Thailand across the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest.
The Southeast Asian country is recognized for its rivers, beaches, Buddhist pagodas, cultural diversity and beautiful cities. The captivating Asian country is full of surprises and is the place for thousands of limestone islands. Despite having so many incredible sites, the country is one of Southeast Asia’s most underrated tourist places.
Halong Bay, Sapa Countryside, Nha Trang, Ho Chi Minh City, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, My Son, Hoi An, Củ Chi Tunnels, Ba Be National Park and Mekong Delta are some places that every traveller must visit in Vietnam.
Air Tickets: The round trip flight tickets will cost between INR 18,000 and 22,000 if boarding from Kolkata (if booking before one month).
Stay: Vietnam offers full of budget staying options starting from as low as INR 500 per night per person. Decent and mid-range hotels are also other options for your stay. In a decent budget hotel, it will start from INR 1,700 per night.
Malaysia: (Official Language: Malay and Currency: Malaysian Ringgit)
Malaysia is surrounded by Thailand to the north, Indonesia to the west, Singapore to the south and Vietnam to the northeast. This Southeast Asian country is a federal constitutional elective monarchy and the only federation in Southeast Asia. The country having a full of multi-ethnic, multicultural, and multilingual society is known for its beaches, rainforests and mix of Malay, European, Chinese, Indian and cultural influences.
Cameron Highlands, Perhentian Islands, Taman Negara, Kinabalu National Park, Langkawi, Sipadan, Redang, Tioman and Fraser’s Hill are some tourist destinations which can take your breath away.
Air Tickets: The round trip flight tickets will cost between INR 15,000 and 19,000 if boarding from Kolkata (booking before one month). If you are taking a round trip from Delhi, it could cost between INR 19,000 and 23,000.
Stay: You can find budget hotels which offer starting from as low as INR 650 per night per person. Dormitory type accommodation, a hostel or even decent budget hotels are also other options for your stay. You can stay in a decent budget hotel and it will start from INR 2500 per night.
Bhutan:(Official Language: Dzongkha and Currency: Ngultrum)
Bhutan (Druk Yul), also known as Land of The Thunder Dragon is a South East Asian country, located in the eastern Himalayas. The country, also recognized as the happiest country in Asia, is bordered by China to the north, Sikkim to the west, Assam and West Bengal to the south and Arunachal Pradesh to the east. One spellbinding fact is Bhutan is one of the international destinations that every Indian can visit without a visa with your Indian Passport. The people living in the landlocked country are calm and peace loving. They are the most cheerful people you can find; there is no doubt that it is the happiest place on earth. People here are very helpful and hospitable.
The beautiful kingdom is famous for its monasteries, fortresses(or Dzongs) and spectacular landscapes.
With its picturesque landscapes and architecture, you may fall in love with all the places here in Bhutan.
Thimphu, Paro, Punakha, Trongsa, Jakar, Phobjikha, Wangdue Phodrang and Jigme Dorji National Park are some major tourist places which can lure you.
Air Tickets: For this amazing destination, finding a direct flight to Bhutan might not be a good option for you. Finding a direct flight to your convenient time is hardly available. So, you have to catch a domestic flight to Bagdogra Airport which is the nearest airport to the Bhutan border. The round trip flight tickets will cost between INR 6,000 and 8,000. Then, take a 5-hour bus journey ahead which will cost around INR 1,000.
Stay: You can find budget hotels which offer starting from as low as INR 500 per night per person. For decent budget hotels, it will start from INR 15,00 per night.
Indonesia: (Official Language: Indonesian and Currency: Indonesian Rupiah)
Indonesia, a Southeast Asian country which is formed by thousands of volcanic islands, is the third largest country in Asia after China and India. It is famous for its beaches, volcanoes, Komodo dragons and jungles sheltering elephants, tigers and orangutans.
Beaches of Bali, Borobudur, Gili Islands, Komodo National Park, Sacred Monkey Forest, Mount Bromo, Tana Toraja, Kalimantan, Lake Toba, Mount Krakatau, Gunung Rinjani, Pura Tanah Lot, Banda Islands and Jatiluwih Rice Fields are worth spectacular destinations which can blow your mind.
Air Tickets: The round trip flight tickets will cost between INR 20,000 and 25,000 if boarding from Delhi or Mumbai (if booking before 45 days).
Stay: In Jakarta, you can find budget hotels which offer starting from as low as INR 700 per night per person.
I hope you should consider witnessing one of the mind-boggling spots cited above once in your lifetime. Kindly drop your valuable comment if your favourite budget-friendly foreign spot is among the above list.