The coronavirus pandemic has locked us in our homes for months and counting. While it isn’t feasible or safe to travel now, one might plan for vacations once this pandemic ends. So this is the ideal time to find the perfect destinations to rejuvenate and freshen yourselves.
While pandemic has caused various economic hardships, only a short trip of 3-4 days sounds feasible to relief you off your stress and energise you. Worry no more traveler, here’s presenting you some pocket-friendly budget trips in and out of India.
What’s better than to surround yourself with the tranquility of mountains and grab a plate of thukpa momos. Manali is one of the highest hill stations in India and the perfect place for an adventure- enthusiast. From trekking to riding a yak to river rafting, it has a wide array of activities for all. Other must visit places include the Rohtang Pass, Kalang hot springs, Jogini falls, Solang valley.
A travel list in India is incomplete without the mention of Goa. This is the ultimate spot to hang around and chill with your friends post pandemic woes. You may not have been able to execute your college’s “the ultimate Goa trip” this year but next year you surely can when things get better. While lazying on the beach with a drink in hand is the most desirable activity here, Goa has tourist attraction spots as well. Aguada Fort, Basilica of Bom Jesus, Chapora Fort, Dudhsagar falls are few places to visit. The ideal way of exploring Goa is to hire a scooter and tour the city.
There cannot be a more serene and beautiful place to visit than the majestic Sikkim. The state sits proudly in the lap of the Himalayas and its prismatic beauty will leave you enchanted. The attractions that it offers range from serene lakes, lush forests, sparkling waterfalls to the architectural wonders of the monasteries, national parks and adventure sports. This is the place to enjoy with both family and friends and replenish yourself. The cities to visit include: Gangtok, Lachung, Yumthang and Pelling. Each place offers variety of attractions and sports activities.
If a peaceful vacation is all that you are looking for then Meghalaya has a lot in store for you. One of the beautiful states among the seven sisters of the north, Meghalaya offers you a perfect blend of activities, sites, festivals and food. From the stunning lakes and marvelous colonial architecture of Shillong to the heavenly monsoon abode and living double-decker Root bridge of Cherrapunjee to the cleanest village of Asia, Mawlynnong with its Sky Watch, there is a variety of sights and scenes to fulfil your craving soul. Don’t miss out on visiting Mawsynram which receives the highest rainfall in India.
- Krabi, Thailand:
A foreign trip seems expensive initially but if booked well in advance at lower air fares and with deals on hotels, it isn’t heavy on pocket. This is one of the cheapest holiday destinations with picturesque locations to soak yourself into. The mesmerizing white beaches, clear blue waters, beautiful coral reefs soothe your soul. There is something or other for each kind of traveler. For the ones who like to explore, there’s an exquisite collection of flora and fauna in the lush tropical forests. For the adventure-lover, scuba diving is on the must-do list. And for the ones who are there for just chilling, the beach is yours with a cocktail in hand!
What are you waiting for? Choose your destination and plan your exotic vacation right away!