Affordable family summer vacation destinations

Summers are here and everyone plans for a long getaway away from the heat and hustle bustle of the daily life. Everyone looks for best places in India to visit during summers, keeping in check their budget as well. In India, there are many budget-friendly places to visit which are beautiful as well. Besides Shimla, Manali, Mussoorie, and Dehradun there are other places as well. Visiting these places will not burn a hole in your pocket, you can take your family to these places and have a great summer vacation trip. After all your kids need to tell their friends that they visited a new place in summer vacation. Check out the list of budget-friendly summer vacation destinations:

•    Dharamshala

If you want to spend the summer in the picturesque hills, Dharamshala is a great destination. The mountains, temples, and weather make it one of the best places to visit in Himachal Pradesh. You can visit Kangra Fort, Bhagsunath Temple, Bhagsu Falls, Namgyal Monastery, Dalai Lama Temple complex, HPCA Stadium, and tea plantations of Kangra valley. It is not a very expensive place that makes it budget friendly.

•    Ooty


Ooty is one of the top destinations for budget trips, it is the best hill station in South India. You can visit the exotic botanical gardens, Rosegarden, Upper Bhawani Lake, Avalanche Lake, hills, tea plantations and enjoy homemade chocolates. Visit this place and enjoy the lovely weather.

•    Sikkim


It is one of the greatest options for the cheapest and delightful summer trip. Enjoy its perfect climate, scenic view of the Himalayas, picturesque treks, Tibetan Buddhist culture, and delicious local food. All of this will be very budget friendly.

•    Auli

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The snow-covered peaks and lush greenery make this town beautiful. It is one of the best hill stations in India and is called as snow covered paradise. Enjoy the local sightseeing, local cuisine and wander around the city.

•    Pondicherry


There are many reasons to visit this place, it consists of elegant French architecture, calm weather, great nightlife, and beaches. Everything in this city is cheap from transportation to food. You can visit Paradise beach, Auroville, Serenity beach and Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

•    Kodaikanal

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Kodaikanal is one of the best places to visit in June in India. Enjoy the beautiful greenery of this place and enjoy various activities like horseback riding, boating, nature walk, and trekking.