20 hot destinations you can visit for less than $100 a day

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Spring break and summer travel planning are in full swing for globetrotters itching to leave behind the sleepy winter months. Although it’s tempting to book a spontaneous trip to that Instagram-worthy locale on your bucket list, chances are you’ll come back from those top travel destinations with your pockets empty — or worse, trapped in debt. That’s why GOBankingRates put together a list of 20 hot destinations that you can visit for less than $100 per day.

These cheap vacation spots boast inexpensive hotels, food and local transportation, along with all the sightseeing and experiences you could want. Vacationing on a budget is easy if you’re in the know about the best cheap places to travel this year.

1. Bali, Indonesia. Total cost per day: $23.37. Bali takes the top spot in this ranking thanks to its unbelievable affordability. Visitors can stay for $11.33 per night and eat at inexpensive restaurants for $2.14 per meal on average — the cheapest costs in each respective categories. Bali is also tied with Panama City for the least-expensive local transportation at 25 cents per one-way ticket. And, a three-course meal at a midrange restaurant costs $8.90 per person, which is the second-cheapest price on GOBankingRates’ list. Getty Images/iStockphoto

1. Bali, Indonesia. Total cost per day: $23.37. Bali takes the top spot in this ranking thanks to its unbelievable affordability. Visitors can stay for $11.33 per night and eat at inexpensive restaurants for $2.14 per meal on average — the cheapest costs in each respective categories. Bali is also tied with Panama City for the least-expensive local transportation at 25 cents per one-way ticket. And, a three-course meal at a midrange restaurant costs $8.90 per person, which is the second-cheapest price on GOBankingRates’ list. Getty Images/iStockphoto

3. Shanghai. Total cost per day: $50.41. Shanghai is an ideal city for budget travel. It offers the third-cheapest meal at an inexpensive restaurant — costing only $4.98 a pop — as well as the fourth-least expensive hotel costs, at $26.67 per night on average. Overall, you can expect to eat well in Shanghai. Visitors are able to order a three-course meal at a midrange restaurant for only $16.37 on average. Getty Images/iStockphoto

4. Buenos Aires, Argentina. Total cost per day: $52.11. In Buenos Aires, you’ll find affordable local transportation — costing only 36 cents per one-way ticket — as well as three-course meals at midrange restaurants for only $11.46 on average, which is the third-least expensive on GOBankingRates’ list. However, be prepared to spend a hefty amount on airfare before your trip to this otherwise cheap vacation spot. Round-trip flights from JFK cost $1,048 on average, which is the second-priciest option in this study. Getty Images

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