Now a days, there is great connectivity from India and because of competition airfare is cheap. There are a lot of amazing cheap destinations from India which you can cover with a budget of under Rs. 1 Lakh. Let us have a look at the 10 countries that you can travel with a budget of Rs. 1 Lakh.
But before I raise your hopes too much, Rs. 1 Lakh budget approximately covers budget travel and stay cost. Of course, if you like luxury then these cost could go as high as you want. So, here is the list.
With amazing beaches and cheap shopping to mouth watering street food, Thailand has something for everyone. Of course, if you like to party, then nothing like the half moon and full moon parties.
Return air tickets to Bangkok from Delhi or Mumbai will cost you around Rs. 14,000 – 15,000 if you plan in advance.
Accommodation is relatively cheap and you can get hostels as cheap as Rs. 1000 per person per night.
2. Dubai, UAE
Dubai is an amazing city with something for everyone. It is also pretty close and a cheap destination from India. Not to mention it offers cheap shopping.
Return air tickets to Dubai from Delhi or Mumbai will cost you around Rs. 12,000 – 14,000 if you plan in advance.
Accommodation is slightly expensive especially if you stay in city centre. But you can get decent hotel a little outside at Rs. 2000-3000 per person per night.
Nepal is the closest and on top of the list of cheap destinations from India. With the almighty Himalayas and some awesome monasteries, you would have a great time here.
Return air tickets to Nepal from Delhi will cost you around Rs. 10000 if you plan in advance.
Accommodation is very cheap in Nepal. You can get a hostel or a budget hotel for as less as Rs. 800-1000 per person per night.
The world’s largest island country with over 17,000 islands, Indonesia boasts of great beaches. Thousands of these are volcanic islands. The country has a rich cultural heritage and some great destinations to party.
Return air tickets to Indonesia from India will be slightly expensive. They will cost you around Rs. 25000 if you plan in advance.
Accommodation is still on the cheaper side. You can get a hostel or a budget hotel for as less as Rs. 1200 per person per night.
Bhutan is still pristine with amazingly humble people. With Buddhist monasteries and dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys, you would always be in the lap of nature here.
Usually, people take a flight to and from Bagdogra that costs around Rs. 8000. From there you can take a taxi to cross the border.
Accommodation is very cheap. You can get a guesthouse for two at Rs. 1000 per night.
6. Sri Lanka
The small island nation is one of the top destinations among backpackers. The diversity of landscapes from rainforests and arid highlands to sandy beaches is amazing.
Return air tickets to Sri Lanka from Delhi will be slightly expensive at around Rs. 18,000. But if you are taking the flight from Chennai, they will cost you around Rs.7,000.
Accommodation is on the cheaper side. You can get a budget hotel for as less as Rs. 1000 per person per night.
Malaysia is known for its beaches, rainforests and mix of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European cultural influences. The country has a pleasant climate and picturesque destinations.
Return air tickets to Malaysia from India would cost you around Rs. 20,000.
Accommodation can be expensive depending on which location of Malaysia you stay in. However, you can get a budget guesthouses for as less as Rs. 1200 per person per night.
Myanmar is home to more than 100 ethnic groups. It is also a home to numerous lakes and temples.
Return air tickets to Myanmar from India would cost you around Rs. 25,000, if booked well in advance.
Accommodation starts from around Rs. 800 per person per night.
The country is knows for its beaches, rivers and not to forget the amazing street food. While Hanoi is the capital, Ho Chi Minh is the largest city.
Return air tickets to Vietnam from India would cost you around Rs. 18,000, if booked well in advance.
Accommodation are cheap and a budget hotel room starts from around Rs. 800 per person per night.
10. Hong Kong
Hong Kong is an autonomous territory and a former British colony in southeastern China. With a glamorous lifestyle, it is a global financial hub. Of course, not to mention that it is a great shopping destination.
Return air tickets to Hong Kong from India would cost you around Rs. 28,000, if booked well in advance.
Accommodation is expensive here but you can get hostels for as low as Rs. 1500 per person per night.
And those are the top 10 cheap foreign destinations from India. You may also be interested in the destinations you can visit from India with a US visa.