Taking an exotic vacation doesn't have to break the bank. Here's 7 affordable options.

I absolutely love the thought of taking an exotic vacation, but are there ways to take an affordable one?

Have you ever thought about stepping outside of your comfort zone, catching some new vibes, pushing the boundaries of the ordinary, embracing novel experiences, and viewing life through a distinct, vibrant new lens? I’m almost certain that within each one of you, there’s a persistent and irresistible itch for exploration, yearning to be attended to (like at these expensive locations). I’m here to tell you that this doesn’t have to remain some distant dream or cost a fortune. Our world is filled with breathtaking destinations that are as easy on the eyes as they are on the pocket.

Picture yourself soaking in the energy of Bali’s bustling beaches or just wandering around the pulsating streets of Vietnam, absorbing the local culture in all its glory. The opportunity to immerse yourself in the settings of novels you read, shows you watch, and accounts you follow on social media can just as easily be your reality as it is theirs. So, why not put on your big girl panties, deviate from the mundane, and embark on a transformative journey? After all, in this beautiful journey of life, it’s not just about reaching the destination but savoring the ride along the way. Let’s leap, let’s explore, and let’s live life to the fullest, shall we?

Keep scrolling to see some amazing affordable exotic vacation destinations, and start planning the Eat, Pray, Love adventure of your life!

  • Bali, Indonesia

    Known for its beautiful beaches and affordable accommodations, Bali is a perfect tropical getaway for those on a low budget. Enjoy the serene landscapes, explore the local markets, or take a yoga class in Ubud without breaking the bank.

    The Official Website of Indonesia Tourism - Indonesia Travel

    Explore Indonesia's diverse beauty, culture, and adventure on Indonesia Travel. Plan your journey to this tropical paradise

  • Phuket, Thailand

    Phuket boasts stunning beaches, lively night markets, and affordable street food. Plus, there are plenty of budget-friendly hostels and guesthouses.


    The official website of Tourism Authority of Thailand

    The official site of Tourism Authority of Thailand. Amazing Thailand, Travel information, Travel guide, maps, hotels, accommodation, attractions, events & festivals, food, culture, shopping information to help you plan your Thailand vacations.


  • Dominican Republic

    Known for its budget-friendly all-inclusive resorts, the Dominican Republic is a great choice for those wanting a tropical getaway without worrying about expenses.

    Dominican Republic Tourism Official Website - GoDominicanRepublic.com

    Dominican Republic is the second largest and most diverse Caribbean country, situated just two hours south of Miami, less than four hours from New York and eight hours from most European cities. Known for our warm and hospitable people, Dominican Republic is a destination like no other, featuring astounding nature, intriguing history and rich culture.

  • Costa Rica

    This Central American country is known for its rich biodiversity. Budget travelers can enjoy hiking in its national parks, spotting wildlife, and relaxing on its beautiful beaches.


  • Vietnam

    From the bustling city of Ho Chi Minh to the tranquil beaches of Da Nang, Vietnam offers a variety of experiences for budget travelers in a lush tropical setting.

    The Ultimate Guide to Vietnam Vacation Costs

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  • Puerto Rico

    This Caribbean island is a U.S. territory, making it easily accessible for U.S. tourists. With its beautiful beaches, rainforests, and affordable food and accommodations, it’s a great low-budget tropical vacation destination.

    Puerto Rico Travel Guide

    Dare to discover the many treasures of Puerto Rico. Find travel information, tips and more from the Island's official tourism website.

  • Goa, India

    Goa is a small Indian state known for its Portuguese colonial architecture, seafood, beautiful beaches, and affordability. Budget travelers can have a great time exploring this tropical paradise.

    A First Timers Guide to Goa, India (2024 Edition)

    Even though Goa is the smallest state on the Western coast of India, it is one of the most popular due to its rich heritage, warm and friendly people,

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