11 Places Canadians Can Go For Less Than $25 A Day In 2020

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11 Cheap Places For Canadians To Travel In 2020 For Less Than $25 A Day
Staff Writer

Now that we are into 2020, you might be dreaming about your next adventure. To help you satisfy your sense of wanderlust, we've made a list of cheap places for Canadians to travel to in 2020. Despite what you might think, travelling the globe doesn't need to be expensive. You could be surprised to discover there are tons of exciting places to visit that are really affordable.

One of our favourite places fo find cheap flights just released its 2020 Canadian Travel Trends Report.

According to Skyscanner, affordability is one of the top criteria when it comes to choosing where to go on your next trip.

Their best value destinations are Havana, Cuba; Fort-de-France, Martinique; Lisbon, Portugal; Miami, Florida; and Athens, Greece.

It comes as no surprise that Canadians want value destinations where they can get the most for their money. 

Still, there is more to budget travel than just finding insane flight deals. Once you arrive, you'll need to budget for your stay too.

When you consider the price of entertainment, daily meals, and accommodations, the fees can quickly add up. But that doesn't mean you can be thrifty and still have fun. 

Instead, it just means picking places where your funds can go a bit further. Destinations with free natural wonders to enjoy, or where you can eat for a few bucks, are always a great choice.

Here are 11 countries Canadians can travel to for less than $25 a day in 2020:


Why You Need To Go: It is a lush oasis where you can visit cloud forests and volcanos, or try surfing on their stunning beaches. If you are really trying to save your money, you can find plenty of cheap accommodations for under $10 a night.


Why You Need To Go: There is so much to see and do in budget-friendly Laos, including visiting temples and waterfalls. Not only are there lots of affordable attractions, but you won't need to break the bank to eat. The average price for a meal at a restaurant is only $3.95.


Why You Need To Go: Everyone needs to visit the legendary Machu Picchu once in their life. Staying in Peru is remarkably inexpensive and you can find accommodations for under $13 a night.


Why You Need To Go: In Cappadocia, you can enjoy watching rainbow-coloured hot air balloons dance across the sky. Plus, hostels can cost around $10 a night.


Why You Need To Go: The ancient temples of Angkor are a jaw-dropping sight you'll want to add to your bucket list. You can fill up on delicious Cambodian cuisine for under $3.


Why You Need To Go: You'll quickly fall in love with the colourful buildings, beaches and amazing culture. Best of all, you won't have to spend much money to have fun, there are tons of attractions that are free.


Why You Need To Go: It is a gem in Southeast Asia where you can see beautiful gilded pagodas. If you want to travel across the country, you'll be happy to know that for under $15 a night you can easily find hotels and hostels.


Why You Need To Go: For only a few dollars a night, you can stay at dreamy accommodations with infinity pools or large hillside hammocks.


Why You Need To Go: Thailand offers something for everyone. There are beaches with crystal clear turquoise water and plenty of ornate temples. Foodies rejoice — you can dine at restaurants for under $3 and street food is even cheaper.

Sri Lanka

Why You Need To Go: There are so many natural wonders to visit like Sigiriya as well as parks where you can see elephants, and beaches where you can go surfing. Plus, there is no shortage of inexpensive places to spend the night. For under $15 a night you can find hundreds of different accommodations.


Why You Need To Go: Take in the iconic sights like camels near the pyramids and the dazzling Great Sphinx of Giza. After a fun day of sightseeing, you'll be happy to discover a tasty meal in a restaurant is on average under $5.

Stephanie White
Staff Writer