Price of Travel recently published the list of ‘The 20 Best Value Cities for Budget Travelers’ and Pokhara which is widely famous as ‘city of lakes’ ranked #1. Price of Travel is a database of global travel costs. The list is based on a daily total of expenses that includes the cost of a dorm bed at a good and economical hostel, three budget meals, three cheap beers, two public transportation rides and one paid cultural attraction.
With a daily total of $15.84, Pokhara topped the list and followed by Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) in Vietnam with daily budgets of $17.13 and $18.30, respectively. Meanwhile, Kathmandu- capital city of Nepal is listed on #7 with a daily budget of $17.13 and Zurich, Switzerland is the most expensive city with daily budget US$ 121.90.
Excited? Come and visit Pokhara now.