The amount of money you spend on a holiday greatly depends on the destination you choose.  Here are 6 of the cheapest places to visit in 2019;

  • Turkey
  • Mexico
  • Estonia
  • Albania
  • Iran
  • El Salvador

A quick method to check which countries are good value would be to check the price of a popular 4 star hotel.  Comparatively, how much is the same brand of hotel in the destination you normally visit?

Turkey

Cheapest Places to Visit in 2019 - Turkey

The value of the Turkish currency has declined rapidly over the last few years.  For this reason, everything is up to 50% cheaper than before.  That includes, hotels, restaurants as well as the daily cost of living.  Considering that Turkey was one of the cheapest places to visit to begin with, nowadays it could be the cheapest!  As a matter of fact, Turkey is one of the most popular destinations for cheap holidays on Teletext.

Mexico

Cheapest Places to Visit in 2019 - Mexico

Mexico has always been a cheap destination.  What’s more, it offers world class resorts alongside paradise beaches.  You have the choice of a resort on the Caribbean coast or the Pacific coast.  Popular beach destinations include Cancun, Puerto Vallarta as well as various on the Baja California.  Alternatively, you may visit the historic cities of Guadalajara, Oaxaca or even Mexico City.  Finally, read more about Mexico on my Mexico travel blog.


Estonia

Cheapest Places to Visit in 2019 - Estonia

Due to the number of cheap flights to Estonia, this could be the cheapest destination of all.  In fact, I’ve seen flights as low as £40 return.  Once you’re there you can stay in an excellent value 5 star hotel in the center of the capital.  In addition, the restaurant and bar scene is also excellent value.  Did you know the historic center of Tallinn is a UNESCO site?

Albania

Cheapest Places to Visit in 2019 - Albania

For many years, Albania was a no go.  Fast forward to today however, it’s one of the cheapest destinations in Europe.  As a matter of fact, it’s got a reputation for world class cocktails.  Durres is the perfect place to enjoy a cocktail on the beach whilst witnessing a majestic sunset.

Iran

Cheapest Places to Visit in 2019 - Iran

You wouldn’t think this if you watch the news but Iran was voted the safest country in the world in 2018.  Add this to the depreciation of their currency and you have not only the safest but also the cheapest country on earth.  As a result, Iran is the cheapest place to visit in 2019.  Finally, Iran was recently visited by Joanna Lumley who documented the countries beauty.  Read about how to visit Iran and the variety of itineraries with Uppersia.

El Salvador

Cheapest places to visit in 2019 - El Salvador

Ok, it may cost a little more in airfare to reach El Salvador.  But when you get there, the value is incredible.  You can take a private tour to some of the most beautiful places on earth for minimal cost.  As a matter of fact, in one day you can see perfect cone shaped volcanoes, crater lakes, rare flora and fauna as well as postcard perfect beaches.  What’s more, as this is a lesser known destination it’s likely you’ll have a paradise beach all to yourself.

Enjoy your 2019 Vacations

Wherever you choose for your holidays this year, with a little bit of careful planning it’s much cheaper than you think!  Even more so when you consider these good value destinations.  Enjoy your 2019 holidays, wherever you choose go.