- Jun 21, 2023
With this lockdown and all of us in quarantine, the longing to go on trips with our family and friends is increasing day by day. We are all making plans to visit places, go on trips, and do a hundred things that have been put on hold because of the coronavirus. But since the business is on hold, the economy is falling down, and we all want to travel cheap.
We have put together a list of budget trips in India where you can take for cheap and still have all the fun.
Kodaikanal is the most famous hill station in the south. The place has a wonderful climate, valleys and lakes and mountains capped in clouds. The beauty of this place is not the only best thing about it. You can accommodations for as cheap as 300rs per night with the amazing view that you will get from the luxury hotels. And talking about food, you can get fried chicken for 50rs. This is a perfect place to take a budget trip in India.
Best Time: September to May
Kasol, a small village located at the bank of river Parvati in Himachal is known as the mini Israel of India. The best thing about this place is that there are a lot of trekking spots nearby. This is one of the reasons the place is very popular among backpackers. You can get a bunk bed for 500rs per night with an amazing view. The cafes in this place are also worth exploring.
Best Time: October to June
Everyone knows about the cheap alcohol prices in goa. Goa is among the top places for budget trips in India. You can easily find cheap accommodations like pocket rooms, hotels, and air bnbs very easily. The shacks at Baga and Calangute will be expensive as these places are quite crowded. If you want to go for cheap stays look for shacks near lesser-known places such as Arambol Beach.
Best Time: October to March
Alleppey in Kerala is famous for its backwaters, temples, beaches, and traditional boat races. You can rent a room in a houseboat and get lost in the stunning beauty of nature. You can also go explore your own for as little as 100rs if you talk to the local fishermen and ask them for OG kayaks.
Best Time: June to March
This is a must-visit place in our list of places for a budget trip in India. The pink city is very close to the capital so if you are from Delhi you can totally go for a weekend getaway at a very low budget. There is so much you do and see here. You can roam around the streets and see some beautiful architectural forts that depict our Indian culture so well. Also, don’t forget to shop when you are in Jaipur.
Best Time: September To March
Gokarna has been a paradise for backpackers and hippies for quite a few decades. This place in Karnataka is super cheap with serene and breathtaking views. If you book in advance you can get a bunk bed for only 500rs per night. So, if you want some peace this is a place we recommend for budget trips in India.
Best Time: June To August
The best part about Mcleod Ganj is that it's super cheap. You can easily find great accommodations here for 1000rs per night. There are quite a few trekking trails near this place which is why its a great place to base yourself while you explore the regions around it. The Tirund trek is a must-do when you are in Mcleod ganj.
Best Time: October To February
Pondicherry is a place for luxury as well as cheap traveling. Auroville Ashram, a famous landmark in Pondicherry will let you stay for nothing. But you will have to help around in the place which includes cleaning and farming. You get to earn your keep and get a completely different living experience. But is that’s not what you are into you can easily get accommodations starting from 300rs and alcohol is dirt cheap so we can assure you that you will not be disappointed.
Best Time: October To March
That’s our list of places for budget trips in India. Get your bags all ready because once the situation goes back to being normal you should be all set to go without wasting any time.