Best Budget Travel Destinations In India

With diverse cultures and colourful markets, India has some mesmerizing places to visit. The choice for holiday destinations in India is infinite, from scenic destinations to historically soaked sites, from cities bustling with chaos and confusion to places offering laid-back and relaxed stays.

Wanderlust has no limits, especially for those who eagerly keep waiting for holidays once a month or two. Hence they look for budget-friendly yet beautiful destinations to visit in India. Even if you don’t travel quite often but has a limited budget, you can still plan a trip to places worth visiting in India.

To make your budget pocket-friendly, you need to use money wisely. You can choose and book hotels using certain hotel coupons. In addition, based on the city, you can opt to book a train or domestic flight ticket at least 15 to 20 days prior.

Here are some cheaper yet wonderful places listed below:


Founded by Maharana Udai Singh II, Udaipur, the City of Lakes, is a beautiful travel destination. The Capital of Rajasthan contributes to its culture, historical forts of Maharanas, adding colours of joy.

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People who love to shop can visit Chetak Circle, Bapu Market, and Baba Market for traditional clothes, jewellery, bags, and shoes. Also, do not forget to fill your tummy with ‘Dal Bati Churma’ and street food. Must-visit places in Udaipur is Lake Pichola, City Palace and Vintage car museum. The best time to visit Udaipur is between September and March, when the heat is minimal.


If there’s heaven on Earth after Kashmir, part of it is in Darjeeling, which is breathtakingly amazing. Trekking at Tiger hills and watching the beauty of India at dawn from the top is a dream-come-true moment. But, do not skip the ropeway rides and enjoy the thrilling view.

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You may also consider visiting the National parks and museums while in Darjeeling, West Bengal. Although summer is the perfect time to visit Darjeeling, you can also take a chance to go there during winter.


Perfect for camping, beaches and resorts, Alibaug is a coastal town in Raigad District of Maharastra. Having witnessed the courage of kings, the island fort of Janjira has high walls, turrets and cannons.

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With beautiful forts just offshore, Alibaug has some less crowded beaches like Nagaon beach, Varsoli beach and kashid beach. Some people even call it mini Goa. Other than beaches and forts, Alibaug has a calm and pleasing Kanakeshwar Forest. The best time to visit Alibaug is October to July.

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