While traveling to international destinations from India, one of the main and usual concern remains that of currency conversion. The common notion is that international travel is always expensive since Indian currency seems to be pretty weak compared to US Dollars and Euro. However, there are several places across the world where our humble Indian Rupee will fetch you a lot more than you can expect.
1 INR = 84.8792 PYG (Paraguayan Guarani)
Paraguay, one of the hidden gems of South America is not as popular as its neighbors Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador & Peru. However, it is the home of the Guarani culture and has a unique vibe that’s really hard to match. It is also the cheapest country in the world according to a survey by Mercer.
1 INR = 5.14226 ZWD (Zimbabwean Dollar)
As a travel destination, Zimbabwe has much to offer. From attractive landscapes & msasa trees to laidback towns & amazing mountains, you can find it all here. It is also the home of the Big Five – leopard, lion, rhino, elephant, and buffalo. And you surely cannot miss Victoria Falls – one of the wonders of the world.
1 INR = 57.1093 KHR (Cambodian Riel)
Cambodia is well known for its fabled temples of Angkor – monuments unrivaled in scale and grandeur in Southeast Asia. However, it is not only about these magical temples & ruins that almost cast a spell on the visitors. The urban areas of Cambodia are also pretty sophisticated with a world-class wining-and-dining scene.
1 INR = 329.801 VND (Vietnamese Dong)
Vietnam offers unforgettable experiences! From surreal seascapes of limestone islands to one of the world’s most spectacular cave systems, long stretches of paddy fields to thousands of graves in a cemetery of war victims – Vietnam is truly complex & diverse!
1 INR = 8.60769 CRC (Costa Rican Colon)
Costa Rica, meaning “rich coast”, is the peaceful soul of Central America. From surfing to farm-to-table restaurants and sustainable tourism it is fast becoming a popular travel attraction. If you like wildlife and outdoor adventures, this is a must-visit destination.
1 INR = 37.7685 MNT (Mongolian Tughrik)
Rugged, nomadic and full of vast untouched landscapes, Mongolia offers real wilderness experience and unique beauty. Visas are relatively easy to acquire and services are good due to high competition among operators.
1 INR = 2.58502 LKR (Sri Lankan Rupee)
Sri Lanka is another destination that offers vast diversification. From endless beaches to timeless ruins, bustling urban scene to serene locales, trains rides with beautiful panoramic views to oodles of elephants – its natural beauty, history & culture makes it a very attractive travel location.
1 INR = 3.97845 HUF (Hungarian Forint)
Hungary is a treasure trove of architecture. Roman ruins, medieval townhouses, baroque churches, neoclassical public buildings, art nouveau bathhouses & schools – the list is endless. A very rich folk culture tradition still exists here. And not to mention, Hungarian food is the most sophisticated style of cooking in Eastern Europe.
So if you are planning your next trip and are on a budget, you know you can still visit some of these awesome destinations where Indian Rupee will get you much more than you had imagined!