We always grumble about how costly it is to even go out of the country. The United States, the UK and a couple of other destinations have come to symbolize the abroad for us. While it is true that our currency has low global value, there is no denying that there are countries where traveling is cheap. We have curated a list of the countries where Indian rupee will make you feel rich.
1 INR = 74.26 Guarani
One Paraguayan Guarani is equivalent to 0.014 INR. If that doesn’t grab your interest, there’s also the truth that Paraguay is the CHEAPEST nation in the world. This means that the rent is very low, the food is and the beer is basically free. So pack your luggage and visit Paraguay which has a warm and friendly people, making it among the most wonderful travel destinations on the planet. Go have some of the delicious Paraguayan food, knock back a cocktail and you’ll still have money for more!
1 INR = 5.85 ZWD
1.00 INR is equivalent to 5.85 Zimbabwe dollars, making this a much cheaper getaway, in terms of other countries. The stay might not be very cheap, but that makes up for the fact that food and everything else is unbelievably low priced. This is due to their 100% inflation rate in the current period. Since 2010 they have adopted the US dollar as their official currency but the exchange rate tells us that they face a hyperinflation situation.
Costa Rica is a nature lover’s paradise. A vacation that would not cause a hollow in your wallet for exchanging the Indian Rupee will give you about 8.26 Costa Rican Colon. Costa Rica is a country where you get some fabulous yet cheap B&B’s and that too right on the beach, grand celebratory parties and some of the finest chocolates without checking your pockets every now and then. Some of most soul-stirring varieties of coffee are served here. With your wallet’s value so high, you will be tempted to not leave this place once there.
1 INR = 63.93 Riel
Cambodia’s currency is 0.015INR which is equivalent to 1 Riel. The stay, food, and drink are cheap and in addition, the place has a rich culture and fascinating history. Go to Angkor Wat and read ‘Dancing in Cambodia’ by Amitav Ghosh before you go to understand just how beautiful the place really is. Visiting Cambodia will give you an opportunity to visit the sets of Lara Croft movie. You’ll find yourself in a lively place where you can be sorted for meals, stay and a couple of Pints for around Rs.600.
While this world is, of course, a better place if you are rich, travelers seldom wait to strike gold. If you agree to that, there is much solace to follow as traveling from India to some of the most exotic places is not as expensive as you think. These are a set of countries that allow you to do so without burning a hole in your pocket!