Travel is the best therapy for a tired soul. But sometimes trips can be very costly to afford. You wanted to visit exquisite places, but the cost becomes a monster that haunt you after your vacation. But, do not worry because we bring you 5 exciting places within Rs. 5000 that give you the needed escape from your monotonous life without hurting your pocket and bank savings.

1# Lansdowne, Uttarakhand


Lansdowne recently becomes popular for its virgin beauty and untouched serene landscape. The industrialisation still doesn’t have the upper hand to this hill station yet. Board a bus from Delhi to Kotdwar, a town 50 km from Lansdowne, and then switch to a local bus or local rides to cut down your travel expenses less than Rs. 1000. The hotels will cost not more than Rs 1500, leaving Rs 2500 for food and shopping.


2# Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh


Kasauli is a small hill station near Shimla that attracts most of the visitors of India and abroad. Take a train from Delhi to Kalka and then take a shared taxi from there to Kasauli. Decent hotels accommodate for Rs.1000 or less, leave you enough money to spend on rides and food.


3# Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh


Take a train from anywhere to Varanasi, it is a well-connected place with all the major cities in India. Within Rs. 500 you can have a decent place to stay for the night. Food cost is as minimum as if you want the local delicacies. Probably it’s the cheapest from the rest.


4# Hampi, Karnataka


“The City of Ruins”, Hampi will remind you the city of Petra and Jordon. It was one of the richest cities in the world during its prime. The local hotels are cheap and the travel cost is also minimum.


5# Binsar, Uttarakhand


The cheapest way to get Binsar is to take a train from Delhi to Kothgodam, the nearest railway station to Binsar (about 119 Kms  away). And then take a local bus from there. The total cost to reach (one way), there is around Rs.1500. The place is famous for its wildlife sanctuary, and an important bird region in the late 90’s.


Money can’t buy happiness, a travel is worthwhile when you are smiling and your pocket too. Happy journey Madbuddies!