Budget travel in India is a great way of quenching your wanderlust when you feel the urge to pack your bags and set out. From lush green hill stations to crystal clear blue beaches, you can holiday in any destination within the budget that you’ve set aside for your trip. While using public transport, living in dorms and gorging on street food can help you cut costs, you can also rely on this ultimate list of 15 best budget travel destinations in India for your next vacation, or even a destination working plan.
Although popular as a honeymoon destination of South India, Kodaikanal is a perfect choice for budget trips in India if you are travelling solo or with friends. Sparkling lakes, lush greenery, clouds and mist, and beautiful hills make it a perfect destination to be when you wish to escape the chaos of the city life.
A quaint city and the capital of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar is a northeastern delight for budget travel in India. Situated at the lap of the mighty Himalayas, Itanagar is a mesmerising place to visit for solo travel or a fun-filled family trip. The incredible climate, classic Buddhist architecture and culture, sparkling streams and the serener greenery around will make you fall in love with the place over and over again!
A religious site at the border of the Thar Desert, Pushkar is famous for camel rides, delicious street food, Jagatpita Brahma Mandir among others. Pushkar is one of the cheapest travel destinations in India to visit with family, friends or alone as apart from temples, you can also explore the lakes, 52 ghats, palaces, bazaars or even camp at the desert area.