Find Cheap Places To Go On Holiday Around The World

Traveling the world is one of many dreams for a lot of people, and who can really blame them? Don’t we all dream about going to Paris or Rome or London? What is stopping us from visiting these places then? One of the main reasons we only dream about visiting the world is money, basically, lack of it. Lucky you, we are here to help! We offer you a list of cheap travel destinations that are breathtaking! Read on and learn what you need to know about these places.

Cheap Places To Go On Holiday Around The World

1. Bolivia

Get a little taste of exotic South America, but with a different vibe, you have never experienced before! Bolivia is an absolutely amazing place with a variety of  lands, from deserts to greens, to mountains, and jungles! 

Location

It is located in South America, bordered by Brazil from the east and north, Chile and Peru from the west, Paraguay and Argentina from the south. 

Requirements

Visit the Bolivian Consulate in Beirut to apply for a visa.

Ticket Price

The ticket prices start from about $570

Best Places to Visit

  • Reserva Nacional de Fauna Andina Eduardo Avaroa: You do not want to miss this breathtaking view that looks like a painting! it is located in Sur Lipez Province, southwest of Bolivia. The place is a marvelous protected area that contains a variety of land types like lakes, mountains, hot springs, volcanoes, and more. 
  • Death Road (El Camino de la Muerte): if you are adventurous, then this is the place you want to visit. Death Road is one of the most dangerous roads in the world, and one of the most exciting ones too! You can go cycling while the clouds surround you! That is not all, but you can also pass by beautiful waterfalls and the Amazon rainforest.
  • Uyuni Salt Flats: located southwest of the country, the Salt Flats are a spectacular view that is best visited during rainy seasons, as the flats look like mirrors, reflecting the beautiful surrounding view.
  • Copacabana: you can go on a boat ride through Lake Titicaca, one of the largest lakes in South America, and go to the Island of the Sun and learn more about the history of Bolivia. 
  • Sucre: if you love art and architecture, then you need to visit Sucre. The view of the gorgeous buildings and the artistic architecture is a soul reviving view really! 
Bolivia

2. Serbia

A mixture between southern and eastern Europe cultures, a stunning nature, and a sparkling nightlife of partying and festivals is what makes Serbia one of the best cheap holiday destinations that you definitely do not want to miss! There is another reason to visit and fall in love with Serbia that I will just casually leave here, FOOD. And all the fun is affordable! Got your ticket ready? 

Location

It is located on the Balkan Peninsula, which is between southern and central Europe. It is bordered by Bosnia and Herzegovina from the west, Romania from the northwest, and North Macedonia from the south.

Requirements

Some of the required documents that need to be submitted at the Serbian Embassy for a visa are: 

  • A filled-in visa form 
  • A valid passport
  • A photo
  • Your bank statement

Ticket Price

The plane ticket prices start from $129

Best Places to Visit

  • Devil’s Town: the name alone is intriguing! It is a bewitching place made up of different rock formations. The rock shapes have an interesting story behind their formation involving the devil’s water and curses. So beautiful view, AND an awesome story! 
  • Belgrade: As Serbia’s capital, it is one of the must-visit places for many reasons. One of them is that it is a phenomenal city, rich in history and art that you can witness in the Belgrade Fortress, the National Museum and more. You can also expect marvelous scenery of natural greens and colorful buildings, along with beaches.
  • Zlatibor: this is a gorgeous town where you can ski while sliding down the mountain, hike during the summer, or just stroll around and admire the beauty of the place. 
  • Fruška Gora Mountain and National Park: this is a beautiful area of vineyards and green lands with a relaxing atmosphere where you can hike or enjoy a nice picnic or go mountain climbing. 
Serbia

3. Transylvania

Count Dracula’s home! Is there really anything else that needs to be said? Transylvania is a beautiful place that has Dracula’s castle! It’s also an incredible medieval place that will take you back in time. You will have one of the best and most affordable vacations with a little touch of mystery in Transylvania.

Location

It is located in central Romania, which is in southeastern Europe.

Requirements

Some of the visa requirements are as simple as:

  • Two-way tickets booked
  • A document that proves where you live

The visa cost is $73

Ticket Price

Ticket prices start from $100

Best Places to Visit

  • Dracula’s Castle: the castle is the most famous landmark in Transylvania, being more than 600 years old with stunning architecture. 
  • Sighișoara: this is a gorgeous small city that stands out with its beautifully designed buildings. Some of these buildings belonged to Vlad’s family, which brings us back to the amazing Dracula! 
  • Biertan: it is a beautiful city that also takes you back in time with its medieval style that has not changed in centuries. The village also holds interesting stories that you will want to be mesmerized by.
  • Maramures: it is one of the most popular towns among tourists for the historic buildings and sites there. Take in more beauty that Transylvania has to offer in this wonderful place.
Transylvania

4. South Africa

South Africa is a magical place where animals roam around in their natural habitat. That is not all, of course. You can have the adventure of a lifetime in South Africa, go on a super exciting safari, mountain climbing, bungee jumping, parasailing, you name it! Whatever the activity is, you will probably be able to do it there.

Location

It is located in the southernmost part of Africa.

Requirements

Just a visit to the South African Embassy with a filled in visa application form and the regular requirements: a valid passport, photographs, and other documents that you can check on the embassy’s website.

Ticket Price

Ticket prices start from about $356

Best Places to Visit

  • Addo Elephant National Park: this park is a charming place where you can find their special reddish-brown skinned elephants roaming around, that take their color from the reddish soil in the area. 
  • Hermanus: an area with open waters located on the coast in the south. What is so cool about this place, you ask? You get to watch whales that have migrated to the region live their normal lives! 
  • Garden Route: if you want to relax and enjoy a painting-like view of greens, blues, and browns of nature, then this is your haven. The route spreads from Storms River in the Eastern Cape to Mossel Bay in the Western Cape.
  • Capetown: it is one of the most popular places in South AFrica, especially among tourists, for the wonderful attractions it holds. Some of the most remarkable sites in Capetown are Kirstenbosch, which is a group of gardens with many flowers species that have marvelous colors, the Castle of Good Hope, which is the oldest colonial building in all South Africa, Clifton Beach, which is a group of beautiful, white sandy beaches that are separated by granite, and offers a stunning view, and much more.
South-Africa

5. Zanzibar

Zanzibar is a breathtaking island in Tanzania, central Africa, where you will have the time of your life. It is one of the most wonderful cheap vacation destinations. It offers some of the best beaches and warm waters you can ever experience, besides the gorgeous view. 

Location

It is located in Tanzania in central Africa, in the Indian Ocean.

Ticket Price

The ticket price starts from $406

Best Places to Visit

  • Jozani Forest: a beautiful place where you will be mesmerized by the different shades of green from the trees and the ferns there.
  • Prison Island: although it is now a beautiful tortoise reserve, it actually used to have a dark history since it was  the place where they kept slaves, then the place where they lock up people with deadly diseases. You can still see ruins of the prisons that used to stand there.
  • Nungwi Beach: this is one of their best beaches, where you can truly enjoy the water, the sun, and the sand, without the  need of an expensive hotel to enjoy it!
  • Butterfly Center: watch and learn more about butterflies, enjoy their beauty, and learn how the organization helps in reducing poverty, as they offer people trainingson how to deal with and catch butterflies, then they actually get paid when they go out and catch some.
  • Palace Museum: also known as the Sultan’s Palace, was established in the 19th century, and has been turned to  a museum. The palace has a great location overlooking the ocean, and besides its historic significance, the palace is quite a beautiful place to visit.
zanzibar

6. Nepal

Nepal is a gorgeous country that has a rich culture, yet unfortunately, it is not as recognized as it should be by travelers, until they get the chance to visit it. What is not to love about it? The people of Nepal are welcoming and friendly, the country houses some of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and it has all sorts of activities to be done! It surely is one of the cheap vacation spots you will totally enjoy.

Location

It is located in the Himalayas in South Asia and bordered on the northeast by Tibet. 

Ticket Price

Ticket prices start from $320

Best Places to Visit

  • Boudhanath Stupa: one of the oldest buildings in Nepal, and one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Each shape on the building represents an element of nature, which together represent the universe. It has a spiritual significance, and it is wonderful to look at.
  • Annapurna Region: this is the best place for you if you are adventurous and like to go on long journeys on foot. Annapurna is one of the best places where you can walk for days to discover the area around it. 
  • The Langtang Region: this is a beautiful place where you can hike while you enjoy the stunning natural scenery around you. You will also find the Langtang National Park, which is a wonderful place for hiking and experiencing the beauty of the Himalayas.
  • Chitwan National Park: this is the place where you get to learn more about Nepal’s wildlife. You get to watch different wildlife creatures while riding an elephant! Do we need to say anything more, really?
Nepal

7. Puebla, Mexico

This is a haven if you love art and history! Puebla is famous for its beautiful Baroque architecture, numerous churches, and the Biblioteca Palafoxiana, which is a library full of old, valuable books. Besides history and architecture, let’s talk about food! Delicious Mexican food is awesome!

Location

It is located in central Mexico, on the east side. 

Ticket Price

Tickets start from $671

Best Places to Visit

  • The Street of Sweets (Calle de los Dulces): this is a long street that has around 40 stores, where you can buy sweets of many many flavors and shapes! Thank you Candy House witch, The Street of Sweets is better.
  • Baroque’s International Museum: if you’re into culture and art, then you definitely want to pay a visit to the Baroque’s International Museum. It displays a variety of architectural pieces from different countries and regions.
  • Sapos Square: get immersed in the city and its culture when you visit this amazing street with authentic, gorgeous buildings. You can also go shopping for products and antiques that are purely made by the people there.
  • The Star of Puebla: it is a wonderful Ferris wheel in one of the most amazingly beautiful areas in Puebla, close to Angelopolis Square. You can admire the view of the whole city from there.
Puebla, Mexico

8. Jamaica

Yes, this is the place that gave us Bob Marley, is there anything else we could wish for, really? Besides Bob Marley, Jamaica is a wonderful Caribbean island, which means the blue water is surrounding it, which means it’s a gorgeous place! All of that along with  the colors and its rich culture, is enough to get you there! This is one of the coolest inexpensive vacations ever!

Location

It is located in the Carribbean.

Requirements

You will need to get a visa from the Jamaican Embassy, in addition to  the basic requirements, like a passport and personal photos.

Ticket Price

Ticket prices start from $678

Best Places to Visit

  • Rose Hall Great House: want to visit a haunted house? Of course, there is no such thing as a haunted house… Or is there? The night tour is a little spooky for those who like an adventure with a touch of fear. For those who just want to enjoy a beautiful place with a stunning view, they got the day tours.
  • Winnifred Beach: this is a breathtaking sandy beach surrounded by vast green, jungle-like lands. The very definition of beauty! 
  • Blue Lagoon: another charming beach with clear, blue water that will simply take your breath away, you will not want to leave!
Jamaica

9. Olu deniz, Turkey

Olu Deniz is a charming resort place in Turkey, so get ready for sun, beaches, and so much fun! It is one of the cheap places to travel to if you are planning an amusing and affordable trip. 

Location

It is located in the southwest of Turkey, in Fethiye district in Muğla Province.

Ticket Price

Ticket prices start from $126

Best Activities

  • Paragliding down a mountain
  • Sunbathing and swimming at the Oludeniz Beach
  • Hiking 
oludeniz-turkey

10. Cambodia

Have you seen the temples there? Then go see them already! Cambodia, like other Asian countries, has fascinating temples that will mesmerize you with their beauty. One more thing you get to enjoy in this wonderful country is its beaches, so what are you waiting for?! 

Location

It is located in Southeastern Asia.

Requirement

Great news! You can get your tourist visa when you arrive at the airport!

Ticket Price

Ticket prices start from $460

Best Places to Visit

  • Banlung: if you like a little adventure in the jungle, this is the place for you. You can go hiking or camping there to have a blast, being immersed in a beautiful view, while  watching different animals and learning more about them.
  • Kratie: if you like dolphins and a wonderful view, why are you not there then? You get to see the Mekong River, where you will find Irrawaddy dolphins! A very interesting species of dolphins that is in danger of extinction. 
  • Koh Ker: this is an area where you will see the marvelous temples with their amazing architecture. You will fall in love with the sites.
  • Phnom Penh: it may sound like a cliche, but it is the capital, and you have to visit the capital of any country you go to. It is one of the prettiest cities in Asia, and the largest city in Cambodia.
Cambodia
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