Getting away on an exotic holiday doesn’t have to be expensive! It is easily done with a small budget and we’re going to show you exactly how you can do this. Gone are the days of wishing you can go on an exotic holiday, because you can jet off to paradise on a small budget. Here are the top 5 destinations to jet off to on a cheap exotic holiday.
Most people, when they think of Thailand, think of the luxury expensive lifestyle. But it doesn’t have to be pricey! Although there is obviously a huge difference across prices compared to other cities, but the accommodation stays fairly cheap in this fantastic city.
With plenty to explore and experience in this vibrant city you will always have things to do that won’t even cost you a penny. Spend the day exploring Bangkok’s many temples, or watch the sunset over Wat Arun. Alternatively you can soak up the atmosphere on the world-famous Khao San Road- the backpacking capital of the universe. There are so many opportunities to see the city for free so you don’t have to spend much money whilst on your retreat.
For every foodies looking for a cheap exotic destination… Tokyo is the one for you. With the lowest cost for eating around, you could be enjoying a three-course evening meal for two, with a bottle of house wine for just under £34, now that’s an offer you cannot miss! For activities in the day there are plenty of free museums and attractions such as the Metropolitan Government Building where you can get a panoramic view of the city from 202m up.
This Chinese capital is the perfect budget holiday destination as the snacks, airport transfers and accommodation are all low cost. As well as this, there are a wide variety of things to explore so you won’t have to spend a thing. However, if you are only going for a weekend trip then make sure to visit The Forbidden City – but if you are going for a longer stay; then the Ming, Qing dynasties and not to mention the China’s historical milestone are all worth the trip! There’s plenty to see and do within your budget!
Although Dubai has a pricey reputation, it is not all costly! The city provides cheap costs across the museums, galleries, attractions AND airport transfers. Take the whole family on an adventure to see the Dubai Fountain display for FREE, or how about spending the day exploring the Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque. However, if you can’t resist the white-sandy beaches, why not spend the day soaking up the sun on Kite Beach, bring your own lunch and drinks and you won’t even need to bring your purse. Just be aware of the strict rules and regulations of drinking and eating in public, especially in Ramadan – please click here for more information.
Cape Town, South Africa:
Enjoy cheap sightseeing tours from just £10, and a three course meal for two from ONLY £40 in Cape Town. If you want truly spectacular views then it’s definitely worth taking the cable car to the top of Table Mountain – it will make for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Or if you are feeling adventurous then why not take a full moon hike up the Lion’s Head? With so many free activities to choose from, the whole family will be happy!