Top 5 Cheap Destinations to Visit in India
We know the feeling when long weekends or holidays approach or when there is simply that itch to bunk college or work and take off with friends to obscure places. No worries if you just have a few thousands in your pocket for there is a long list of budget trips in India that you could opt for.
01. Kasol - Rock bottom hotel prices
With several lovely options to stay at absolute base prices and easy access via the HRTC bus service, Kasol is one of the quickest and cheapest getaways. The food, the sights and whatever else you might need, it's all here and it's all cheap as hell.
02. Jaipur - Economical one day getaway
The Pink City offers an easy and cheap getaway if you're from Delhi. Even if you're not, there's plenty to do and see here, so just take a look around the splendid forts and architecture and go on your way to wherever your final destination is.
03. Mcleodganj - Cheap treks for bountiful returns
The train up to Dharamshala is cheap, the guided treks are cheap, heck, even the pancakes are cheap! Enjoy high level lodging and world class views at affordable rates all throughout Mcleod, all while soaking in the natural serenity of the place. Check out Triund below, a trek a small way up from Mcleodganj.
04. Amritsar - No price great enough for devotion
Pay a nominal amount and stay at the gurudwara if you're a guy. If you're a girl, it's free! Even the food is supplied and the people will treat you well as long as you show some faith. This place is bound to calm you down and leave you stress free.
05. Varanasi - Spirituality for free
Go to Benares, one of Hinduism's seven holy cities and wash your sins away at the price of nothing other than a willing body and a pure mind. Several guest houses offer affordable stay and the options for special teas are endless, best enjoyed while riding a boat.