Traveling around the world doesn’t have to be expensive. With so many places to explore finding the best cheap destinations may take some time.
The following are cheap destinations around the world that offer the most for your money.
Cheap Destinations to Travel in 2020
Vietnam is a country in Southeast Asia. Vietnam has been discovered by more and more nature lovers with its countless inviting beaches, breezy coastline, thundering waterfalls. Vietnam has become widely popular in recent years. Vietnam has a uniquely high level of biodiversity.
A great way to learn more about the country is to spend some time working with the local community as a volunteer. Some of the best beaches are Nha Trang, Mui Ne, Phu Quoc. A unique experience of your Vietnam trip will be Cu Chi Tunnels, located in Ho Chi Minh City. You can take some of the hundreds of cruises trip to visit Halong Bay or river cruise trip in the Mekong.
Croatia is a country situated in south-central Europe and the Mediterranean region. Tourism is a major industry in Croatia and it received over 20 million tourist visitors in 2019. Tourism in Croatia is concentrated in the areas along the Adriatic coast and is strongly seasonal, peaking in July and August.
The country has a rich historical and cultural heritage, and natural beauty. Its greatest advantage in terms of tourism is its Adriatic Sea coast which, according to the 2010 European Environment Agency’s survey, had the second cleanest water in all of Europe.
Dubrovnik, Rovinj, Poreč, Split, Medulin, Umag, Vir, and Mali Lošinj have been the most popular destinations in 2019.
Laos is one of the most peaceful and least explored nations in Southeast Asia. The temples are a key attraction in this Buddhist nations. The ancient capital of Luang Prabang is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with well preserved gilded temples with their traditional wooden Lao houses and grand properties from the French colonial era.
Sustainable tourism is becoming increasingly popular in this country. In mountainous Northern Laos is a popular trekking and exploring the tribe villages. One of the top trails is Ban Nalan Trail which leads to through the Nam Ha National Protected Area.
Here you’ll find some of the most impressive waterfalls in the world created by Laos’ high annual rainfall, mountainous terrain, and extensive river system. Georgia is the oldest winemaking country in the world.
Georgia is a country in Eastern Europe, on the coast of the Black Sea. It’s home to Europe’s highest mountain peaks. Georgia was part of the Soviet Union until 1991. There are many churches throughout the country and several of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The country has really low levels of crime and corruption. Georgia is one of the fast-growing destinations.
Over 25% of Georgia’s territory is designated as a national park. Popular attractions for visitors are the ancient cathedrals and monasteries including Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, the architecture of Tbilisi’s old town, also the traditional cuisine and fine wines.
There are many great trails to see the mountains in the Caucasus with most popular destinations are Tusheti, Kazbegi or Svaneti. You’ll find many hot springs all over Georgia.
India is one of the oldest countries in the world and has many places and monuments enlisted in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
India offers a wide variety of activities including a wildlife safari, exploring the sand dunes on a camel’s back. The list of things to do in India is endless.
Enjoy Jungle/Jeep Safaris in various wildlife sanctuaries and National Parks and visit the rarest of animal/plant species. Some of the most visited India wildlife sanctuaries are Ranthambore, Corbett, Kaziranga Sariska, Bharatpur, Bandipur.
India is a remarkable tourist destination that offers a plethora of experiences from the grandiose Taj Mahal to opulent palaces and forts or the various wildlife sanctuaries and national parks, along with adventure sports opportunities.
Romania is the 12th largest country and also the 7th most populous member state of the European Union. Romania is a dynamic country with a rich history, arts and scenic beauty.
Some of the main attractions include Black Sea Resorts, Castles & Fortresses, Danube Delta, Medieval Towns, The Carpathian Mountains, The Painted Monasteries, Medical Spas, Traditional Villages, World Heritage Sites.
Romania offers many places to explore from the capital city Bucharest to the Black Sea and from Southern Transylvania to the historic regions of Bucovina or Maramures.
Romanian cuisine has been influenced by Austrian and German cuisine but also shares some similarities with other cuisines in the Balkan region.
Indonesia is the world’s largest island country, with more than seventeen thousand islands, located in Southeast Asia. Indonesia is a wonderful place to visit, with its beautiful scenic natural landscapes blend with the untouched beaches, mountains, lakes, and many more as well as the magnetic city skylines throughout the country.
Indonesia’s tropical forests are the second-largest in the world after Brazil. Indonesia is a premier destination for travelers enjoying surfing with one of the best places here with dozens of world-class surf spots, are located at the Mentawai Islands off the west coast of Sumatra.
In a nation that has over 18,000+ islands, you can expect almost endless beach options. Some of the top ones can be found in Bali, Maluku, Nusa Tenggara and Sulawesi.
Indonesia has also some of the best scuba diving in the world with most popular places like Bunaken in Northern Sulawesi, Wakatobi in South East Sulawesi and Raja Ampat in Papua. Often overlooked, the diving off Bali is although it is superb. Bali and the Gili Islands are Indonesia’s most important teaching centers. Pulau Weh in the Indian Ocean has the best diving in Sumatra.
The Philippines is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. By the latest data, the Philippines is the eighth-most populated country in Asia and the 12th most populated country in the world. The country is Asia’s largest Catholic country.
The Philippines is an archipelago that consists of 7,641 islands, divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
Many new specials have been discovered in the Philippines with sixteen new species of mammals discovered in the last ten years.
Some of the main tourist attractions in The Philippines are the numerous beaches, caves and other rock formations, as well as the country’s rich biodiversity, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots which are among the most popular tourist destinations.
Due to its warm climate all year round, beaches and low cost of living, there is no surprise The Philippines is also one of the favorite retirement cheap destinations.
Bulgaria is a country in Southeast Europe. Some of the biggest cities includes, the capital and largest city is Sofia, Plovdiv – which was chosen for European Capital of Culture for 2019, Varna and Burgas.
Bulgaria offers a wide range of activities for a traveler such as a mountain climbing, diving, bird watching, adrenaline adventures, history tours, city breaks and more, boasts sublime beaches, winter sports opportunities, lovely churches, and great hiking. It has not been a popular destination, compared to other European nations, this is beginning to change.
Bulgarian cuisine is a representative of the cuisine of Southeastern Europe with some Turkish and Greek influences, but it has some unique elements.
Hiking is popular in Bulgaria and it has an extensive network of marked tourist trails throughout the Balkan Mountains, Rila Mountains – where can be found the highest point of the Balkans – Mount Musala, Pirin Mountains, Rhodope Mountains.
Malaysia is a country in Southeast Asia. Malaysia has various beautiful national parks and it is home to large numbers of endemic species. Malaysia has incredible biodiverse with almost 4,000 species of fungi, 150 species of frogs, 14,500 species of flowering plants and trees. Some of the forests believed to be 130 million years old.
Malaysia offers some pristine beaches and it has excellent diving opportunities, especially Sipadan off the coast of Sabah and the Perhentian Islands, ranked among the best in the world.
Malaysia has also great conditions for scuba diving with the most popular spots are the islands Perhentian, Redang, Tioman, but there are other less well-known sites, like Layang Layang.
Greece is one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, ranking in the world’s top 20 countries. Greece has many historical sights including the archaeological site of Olympia – the birthplace of modern Olympic Games, the gorgeous old city of Rhodes, the iconic Parthenon, the historic centre Chora, the Monastery of Saint John the Theologian, monasteries of Meteora, built high on natural sandstone rock pillars and more.
Romance on your honeymoon in Greece at the beautiful islands and explore the history and culture of Athens, Mykonos, and Santorini. Sightsee the wonders of Athens and continue your romantic honeymoon package to the islands with blue skies and turquoise waters. Clear waters, sandy beaches, romantic resorts, and a pleasant climate make Greece a perfect honeymoon getaway.
Things to do: Dive between the two skies with your love as you witness the beautiful corals and the stars shine upon the clear waters, walk hand-in-hand on the sandy beaches and treat your taste buds with delectable delicacies at this stunning honeymoon destination.
The best time to visit Greece is between mid-April to mid-June & September to mid-October
Estonia is a country on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea in Northern Europe. Its capital and largest city is Tallinn and it offers most of the attractions in the country. It is especially popular during the summer.
Estonia’s capital Tallinn is the best-preserved medieval city in Northern Europe. Estonia is among the fastest-growing in the EU. Tallinn Old Town is a UNESCO world heritage city still protected by the remnants of the city wall.
Estonia has over 1,500 islands with many have untouched nature and offer remoter rustic feel. The coastline itself has loads of untouched beaches as well. About 50% of Estonia is covered by forest.
South Africa is a place full of experiences to savor. You may be a beach-enthusiast, or maybe someone looking for a lovely hike, well, this beautiful country doesn’t disappoint!
South Africa offers a drive through the Garden Route that takes you through beaches and national parks, to the challenging shark cage diving both and each year a growing number of starry-eyed lovers head to the ‘cradle of humankind’ to experience its rich culture, diversity, and beauty in grand style. With an array of fantastic destinations, South Africa will make your nuptial holiday a memorable one.
South Africa offers an exciting and romantic honeymoon experience that is unrivaled anywhere in the world. With a safari in Kruger National Park, beautiful evenings in Cape Town and the Cape Winelands to choose from, you will have plenty of fun and the memories will last a lifetime.
Mexico offers excellent fishing, numerous golf courses, and world-class destinations like Cozumel, Los Cabos, Acapulco, Cancun, and Mazatlan. According to the World Trade Organization, Mexico is ranked as the 7th major destination for foreign visitors.
Mexico is home to over 200,000 different species or about 10–12% of the world’s biodiversity and it ranks fourth in the world in biodiversity. Over 65,637 sq mi are Protected Natural Areas, which include 34 biosphere reserves.
Scuba diving is popular, especially in Cancun and the Riviera Maya, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, Acapulco, Cabo San Lucas etc, with millions of colored reef fish, swirling school of barracudas, sea turtles or cave diving in the cenotes of the Yucatan peninsula.
Bolivia is a geographically diverse and democratic country, located in the heart of South America. The country has great tourism potential, offering many attractions, rich history, and food. Some of the top attractions include the World Heritages declared by UNESCO such as the ruins of the city of Tiwanaku, which is the oldest place of human civilization in America, the historical city of Potosí, Toro Toro National Park, Madidi National Park, Lake Titicaca.
The tourist attractions in Bolivia offer a unique travel experience and a mix of cultural experiences, extreme adventures and natural landscapes and.
Bolivia is the most indigenous country in the Americas, with 60% of its population.
Major ruins from old civilizations include Tiwanaku, El Fuerte de Samaipata, Inkallaqta and Iskanawaya. Very popular is the “Carnaval de Oruro”, which was declared by the World Heritage site UNESCO.
Don’t forget to check some of our other travel resources and destinations in South America category.