The 10 Cheapest Countries to Visit

Despite inflation, there are still great places to visit in the world where you can have an amazing experience without breaking the bank. Here's a look.

Touristic sightseeing ships in Istanbul city, Turkey.
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If you're planning your next solo or family vacation and have to stick to a strict budget, no problem. We've found the cheapest countries to visit around the world. Despite the effects of inflation on everything from eggs to electric cars, there are many places where the dollar will work in your favor, getting you an exotic trip for less than you might expect.

Our ranking is based on the average estimated daily cost you'll pay once you reach your destination, considering daily prices for accommodation and food for one person. The missing element is the cost of airfare, but flight costs vary so much depending on the time of year you're traveling, and where you're flying from, and to, that it's not helpful to factor those into our selection. If you want to know how to find and save money on flights to Europe, we've got some strategies for doing just that.

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Quincy is the digital producer at Kiplinger. He joined Kiplinger in May 2021. Before, he worked at Agora Financial - Paradigm Press and was a contributing writer for several other online media publications.

In his current role at Kiplinger, Quincy manages Kiplinger's newsletters, including Kiplinger Today, Investing Weekly, Tax Tips, Kiplinger’s Special Report, and Closing Bell. At the same time, he writes numerous articles every month. 

When he’s not working, he’s taking his dogs for a walk or fishing. 

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