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7 Budget Trips for When You Are Broke at the End of the Month!

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It’s always nice to travel. Even nicer? Exploring your favourite destinations without upsetting your delicately balanced budget. Check out these gorgeous yet affordable destinations you can travel to even when broke.

1. Away from the world - Kurseong

Away from the world - Kurseong: Walk into tea estates, relish momos and try chaang, a local alcoholic drink made of fermented millets as well as 'tonba'.Megha: The toy train takes a very long time to cover the distance but the splendid views it offers makes it worth it. It is a once in a lifetime experience.And if you are a foodie, don’t forget to try the breakfast at Cochrane Place Hotel.Want learn how to make chaang? Head on! - 124 Ratings, 103 Reviews, 13 Sightseeings, 86 Photos © helloshiva.com Walk into tea estates, relish momos and try chaang, a local alcoholic drink made of fermented millets as well as 'tonba'.Megha: The toy train takes a very long time to cover the distance but the splendid views it offers makes it worth it. It is a once in a lifetime experience.And if you are a foodie, don’t forget to try the breakfast at Cochrane Place Hotel.Want learn how to make chaang? Head on! - 124 Ratings, 103 Reviews, 13 Sightseeings, 86 Photos

Walk into tea estates, relish momos and try chaang, a local alcoholic drink made of fermented millets as well as 'tonba'.

Megha says: The toy train takes a very long time to cover the distance but the splendid views it offers makes it worth it. It is a once in a lifetime experience.And if you are a foodie, don’t forget to try the breakfast at Cochrane Place Hotel.

2. Into the mountainous wilderness - Chopta

Into the mountainous wilderness - Chopta: A must visit destination for nature lovers and those who are passionate for trekking.Plan a trek to Tungnath and Chandrashila.G. Goswami:Trekking to Lord Tunganath, a three-and-half-kilometer trek on a well-built road is very exciting.Magpie Camp, Chopta is a perfect blend of adventure and tranquility.If you are an adventure junkie, click here. - 4 Ratings, 4 Reviews, 19 Sightseeings © gangavalleyadventure.com A must visit destination for nature lovers and those who are passionate for trekking.Plan a trek to Tungnath and Chandrashila.G. Goswami:Trekking to Lord Tunganath, a three-and-half-kilometer trek on a well-built road is very exciting.Magpie Camp, Chopta is a perfect blend of adventure and tranquility.If you are an adventure junkie, click here. - 4 Ratings, 4 Reviews, 19 Sightseeings

A must visit destination for nature lovers and those who are passionate for trekking. Plan a trek to Tungnath and Chandrashila.

G. Goswami says: Trekking to Lord Tunganath, a three-and-half-kilometer trek on a well-built road is very exciting.Magpie Camp, Chopta is a perfect blend of adventure and tranquility. 

3. Explore local culture - Ziro

Explore local culture - Ziro: Try a local delicacy made with rice, which is cooked and stuffed in a hollow bamboo stem and baked on fire.Babita Goyal: Ziro is a beautiful place with pine trees and lush green all around. It is gorgeous with majestic mountains and river flowing below. Do not miss the epic Ziro music festival if you are there.And foodies can sleep the night at Blue Pine Hotel.If these are not incentives enough, peek here. - 19 Ratings, 19 Reviews, 14 Sightseeings, 4 Photos © landscapes.org Try a local delicacy made with rice, which is cooked and stuffed in a hollow bamboo stem and baked on fire.Babita Goyal: Ziro is a beautiful place with pine trees and lush green all around. It is gorgeous with majestic mountains and river flowing below. Do not miss the epic Ziro music festival if you are there.And foodies can sleep the night at Blue Pine Hotel.If these are not incentives enough, peek here. - 19 Ratings, 19 Reviews, 14 Sightseeings, 4 Photos

Try a local delicacy made with rice, which is cooked and stuffed in a hollow bamboo stem and baked on fire.

Babita Goyal says: Ziro is a beautiful place with pine trees and lush green all around. It is gorgeous with majestic mountains and river flowing below. Do not miss the epic Ziro music festival if you are there.And foodies can sleep the night at Blue Pine Hotel.

4. Into the wild - Almora

Into the wild - Almora: Mayank Agarwal: An amazing road from Nainital to Almora beautiful scenic beauty, temples, Baal barfi(sweet dish). A place from where there are lot of destinations you can choose to visit within 100 kms. Places like Binsar, Kausani, Chakori, Ranikhet. Go on long treks amidst the misty mountain trails or spot leopards, deers and migratory birds while you are at the Binsar Retreat.Here is how you can spend time with the mountains! - 32 Ratings, 32 Reviews, 7 Sightseeings, 7 Photos © wikipedia.org Mayank Agarwal: An amazing road from Nainital to Almora beautiful scenic beauty, temples, Baal barfi(sweet dish). A place from where there are lot of destinations you can choose to visit within 100 kms. Places like Binsar, Kausani, Chakori, Ranikhet. Go on long treks amidst the misty mountain trails or spot leopards, deers and migratory birds while you are at the Binsar Retreat.Here is how you can spend time with the mountains! - 32 Ratings, 32 Reviews, 7 Sightseeings, 7 Photos

Mayank Agarwal says: An amazing road from Nainital to Almora beautiful scenic beauty, temples, Baal barfi(sweet dish). A place from where there are lot of destinations you can choose to visit within 100 kms. Places like Binsar, Kausani, Chakori, Ranikhet. Go on long treks amidst the misty mountain trails or spot leopards, deers and migratory birds while you are at the Binsar Retreat. 

5. Pump up your adrenalin - Pachmarhi

Pump up your adrenalin - Pachmarhi: Adventurous history buffs will love to explore Pandav Caves, where the five Pandava brothers lived for a while. Indulge in activities like parasailing, trekking and rock climbing organised by the local villagers.Abhinav Dwivedi: This is the place where we freely enjoy and photoshoot. The place apsara vihar is the place where the movie Ashoka was shooted.Enjoy authentic pahadi food in the lap of nature at Misty Meadows.Want to surrender yourself to nature? - 284 Ratings, 284 Reviews, 56 Sightseeings, 7 Photos © pachmarhi.mponline.in Adventurous history buffs will love to explore Pandav Caves, where the five Pandava brothers lived for a while. Indulge in activities like parasailing, trekking and rock climbing organised by the local villagers.Abhinav Dwivedi: This is the place where we freely enjoy and photoshoot. The place apsara vihar is the place where the movie Ashoka was shooted.Enjoy authentic pahadi food in the lap of nature at Misty Meadows.Want to surrender yourself to nature? - 284 Ratings, 284 Reviews, 56 Sightseeings, 7 Photos

Adventurous history buffs will love to explore Pandav Caves, where the five Pandava brothers lived for a while. Indulge in activities like parasailing, trekking and rock climbing organised by the local villagers.

Abhinav Dwivedi says: This is the place where we freely enjoy and photoshoot. The place apsara vihar is the place where the movie Ashoka was shooted.Enjoy authentic pahadi food in the lap of nature at Misty Meadows.

6. Every history buff's favourite- Hampi

Every history buff's favourite- Hampi: Ludger D’souza: Hampi is backpacker’s paradise and poor man's Goa. I stayed at Shanthi Guest House.If you are looking for a Goan experience outside of Goa, this is it. This quaint place is recommended for the young at heart with a limited budget.Want to unplug from civilization? - 179 Ratings, 180 Reviews, 36 Sightseeings, 43 Photos © indianroots.com Ludger D’souza: Hampi is backpacker’s paradise and poor man's Goa. I stayed at Shanthi Guest House.If you are looking for a Goan experience outside of Goa, this is it. This quaint place is recommended for the young at heart with a limited budget.Want to unplug from civilization? - 179 Ratings, 180 Reviews, 36 Sightseeings, 43 Photos

Ludger D’souza says: Hampi is backpacker’s paradise and poor man's Goa. I stayed at Shanthi Guest House.If you are looking for a Goan experience outside of Goa, this is it. This quaint place is recommended for the young at heart with a limited budget.

7. Get lost in the Tibetan landscape- Dharamshala

Get lost in the Tibetan landscape- Dharamshala: Siddharth Ajmera: Norbulingka Institute, HPCA Stadium and Gyuto Monastery are some of the great places to visit there. Norbulingka Institute is all about the Tibetan Culture and is very beautiful, very natural and very soothing. Gyuto Monastery is a very large monastery with a lot of monks. Both these places will give you a unique experience. Spend your night at HPTDC hotel Hotel Bhagsu Heights, McLeodganj. Experience Tibetan culture right here. - 87 Ratings, 87 Reviews, 36 Sightseeings, 2 Photos © rakheeghelani.com Siddharth Ajmera: Norbulingka Institute, HPCA Stadium and Gyuto Monastery are some of the great places to visit there. Norbulingka Institute is all about the Tibetan Culture and is very beautiful, very natural and very soothing. Gyuto Monastery is a very large monastery with a lot of monks. Both these places will give you a unique experience. Spend your night at HPTDC hotel Hotel Bhagsu Heights, McLeodganj. Experience Tibetan culture right here. - 87 Ratings, 87 Reviews, 36 Sightseeings, 2 Photos

Siddharth Ajmera says: Norbulingka Institute, HPCA Stadium and Gyuto Monastery are some of the great places to visit there. Norbulingka Institute is all about the Tibetan Culture and is very beautiful, very natural and very soothing. Gyuto Monastery is a very large monastery with a lot of monks. Both these places will give you a unique experience.

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