The year that shall not be named is finally over. And though 2021 is not free of the previous year’s problems (coronavirus is still here), there are better prospects to look forward to, like the Covid-19 vaccine rollout in India. There are some other things too like you are allowed to travel within Indian borders considering you take all the necessary precautions to safeguard yourself (and others).

However, If you are planning for an event, you often get bombarded with expensive conventional destinations. Consequently, many decide to take a short road trip to save their hard-earned money. Keeping that in mind, we bring you a list of budget-friendly traveling destinations in India for 2021!



After initially gaining its notoriety as the land of the forts and tombs, Agra has now started to develop a vibrant tourist environment where tourists can not only watch the world heritage sites, but also experience the nightlife, immerse in the local culture, and enjoy exquisite cuisine. Agra is considered to be one of the affordable destinations this year.


A liberal attitude is one of the essentials that every tourist needs to have while on the lookout for travel destinations in India. Earlier seen mainly as a spiritual hub for affluent retirees or pensioners; Puducherry is now gradually casting its image of serenity and slowly growing into a vibrant getaway, that is opening its doors to all kinds of tourists, that are inquisitive to know more about the Art-Of-Living culture. It is one of the most inexpensive places to travel for New Years’ in India.


Delhi is one of the best budget-friendly travel destinations in India. Lifting the air of mistrust and strangeness about Delhi is a significant step in making travelers see the authentic beauty and grandeur of the capital city. Places like Chandini Chowk, Qutub-Minar, and Red Fort highlight the long-forgotten Indian culture, hospitality, and distinction that is often overshadowed in the media, making it one of the best new year holiday destinations in India.


Just like its cultural counterpart Agra, Jaipur, also made a host of changes in the past decade to make the city more tourist-friendly. Along with an increasingly cosmopolitan crowd of travelers flocking into the pink-city, Jaipur has a rich source of natural and human-made wonders like palaces and forts built by Rajputs, and the vast and peaceful desert land of Pushkar to keep its visitors interested.



Goa is presumably the most popular place and also one of the affordable destinations among all the New Year holiday destinations in India. Well, many have a misconception that Goa tour is expensive. Well, that’s not true! Travelers from all around the world fly to this tropical heaven, which is home to picturesque beaches, artistic churches, and mouthwatering cuisine.


Mumbai is genuinely known as the epitome of entertainment, luxury, and nightlife in India. There aren’t many hotspots to celebrate, still, it is one of the best budget-friendly travel destinations in India, that is sure to sweep you off your feet in wonder and appreciation of the style. Be it the extreme experiences, nightlife, Mumbai food, or culture- Mumbai is quickly winning over tourists from every corner of the world.


From the ruins of the Vijaynagara Empire to the archaic temples, Hampi is fast maturing to be a crowd favorite and best budget-friendly travel destination in India among tourists. With the release of ‘Magadheera’ and ‘Rowdy Rathore’, which exhibited the best parts of Hampi- It instantly became a hotspot for travelers. Besides that, it is also one of the most affordable New Year destinations in India to visit this 2021!