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Ladies, are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime before you embark on your marital journey? As the wedding day approaches, there's nothing quite like a bachelorette trip to create lasting memories with your closest friends before taking the plunge into married life! And we believe that the perfect bachelorette trip doesn't have to break the bank.

While luxury destinations and extravagant getaways are always appealing, there's something truly special about planning an unforgettable journey without the need for a hefty price tag. So today, we're taking you on a journey through five incredible destinations in India and Abroad, all under 1 lakh that promise to make your bachelorette trip unforgettable.

So, grab your besties, pack your bags, and get ready for the ultimate pre-wedding adventure on a budget!

Destinations For Your Bachelorette Trip 

1. Nashik 

Just around a four-hour drive from Bombay and about five hours from Pune, Nasik (Maharashtra) has this laid-back small city charm perfect for a relaxing and calm bachelorette weekend. Formerly known largely for its religious tourism, this city has become the new hot spot for a quick holiday. It is home to beautiful vineyards like Sula, York, and Tiger Hills. The best part is that most of the tasting rooms or restaurants on the premises like those at Sula and York have sublime views of hills and the Godavari river at the nearby Gangapur Dam. You can sit back and chatter, while you gaze out at the rows of grapes being harvested and bask in the prevalent sense of peace.

How Much Will It Cost?

If you live in one of the nearby metros, you can easily take the bus, train, or your vehicle to Nasik. If you're planning to go by air, flight tickets can cost approximately 6K per head. Nasik is full of lovely hotels and BnBs, which start from 3K a night. 

Things To Do In Nashik 

You can take a nice weekend bachelorette trip and relish in a wine-tasting tour with dinner at a vineyard. Or you can choose to do a weeklong trip where you not only enjoy the vineyards and wines but also amp up the mood with some adventure activities like hot air ballooning over the vineyards, trekking,g or ziplining. You can also choose to go sightseeing in and around Nasik's cultural and historical attractions, such as the Kalaram Temple, Trimbakeshwar Temple, and Pandavleni Caves. And if you have some extra time on your hands, go shopping for handicrafts with your besties! Nashik offers a unique blend of relaxation, adventure, and cultural experiences, making it a great destination for a bachelorette trip. 

P.S. If you and your girlies are only there for the wine (*wink* *wink*), then we suggest you plan your trip around the time when vineyards hold their wine festivals. Trust us, you'll have a ball and it will all fall under a lakh!

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2. Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a group of islands located in the southeastern part of the Bay of Bengal. This archipelago consists of 572 islands, of which only about 38 are permanently inhabited. The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are known for their natural beauty, diverse marine life, unique culture, and historical significance A bachelorette trip to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands can be an incredible experience, offering a blend of pristine beaches, water activities, and stunning natural beauty. 

How Much Will It Cost?

This is an ideal destination for a small group heading for a bachelorette. Flight tickets usually fall anywhere between 10K to 15K. You can get hotels for as cheap as 3K a night (which can only go higher from this).

Things To Do In Andaman and Nicobar Islands 

Your bachelorette trip can include relaxation by the beach, savouring local cuisines and seafood, island hopping, and water sports like snorkeling, scuba diving or kayaking. While you're there, you can also visit Havelock Island and explore the stunning beaches of this island while relishing its stunning sunset view. You can also try adventure activities like jet skiing, parasailing, or a glass-bottom boat ride to see the marine life without getting wet. If you and your besties love nature, a visit to the  Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park would prove worth it as you can go for a glass-bottom boat ride to see the rich marine life here! Of course, you can also enjoy some souvenir shopping for items such as shell jewellery, local crafts, and tropical clothing.

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3. Malaysia

Another great Bachelorette destination, which is highly affordable, is Malaysia! Almost every Air Asia flight flies here, so if you can book on that, you can get super cheap tickets in the sub-15K range. A bachelorette trip to Malaysia can be a wonderful experience, offering a mix of cultural diversity, natural beauty, adventure, and vibrant city life. You can land in Kuala Lumpur and choose to stay at a hotel or Airbnb which ranges from luxury to boutique in various budgets. 

How Much Will It Cost?

Ideally, if you book your flight tickets to Malaysia the flight tickets would cost easily from 20k to 40k (which can only go higher from this).

Things To Do In Malaysia 

Here you can explore iconic sights like the Petronas Twin Towers, Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Independence Square, and Merdeka Square and observe the breathtaking city views. Head to Bukit Bintang for shopping, dining, and entertainment. This area is known for its nightlife, restaurants, and shopping malls. Enjoy a diverse range of street food at Jalan Alor, which comes alive at night with open-air restaurants and hawker stalls. If you're in the mood for some adventure, travel to the Cameron Highlands, a cool and lush hill station. Explore tea plantations, visit a butterfly garden, and enjoy a relaxing afternoon tea. Depending on your group's interests, you can go for jungle trekking, visit a strawberry farm, or experience the Mossy Forest canopy walk. You can also fly to Langkawi, a beautiful island known for its beaches, rainforests, and vibrant nightlife. Check into your chosen beachfront resort. Spend your day relaxing on Pantai Cenang Beach or Pantai Tengah Beach. You can sunbathe, swim, or try water sports.

If you're up for it, Malaysia will offer a rich blend of cultural experiences, adventure, beautiful beaches, and vibrant city life. Customize the itinerary to match your and your bridesmaid's preferences to ensure a memorable bachelorette trip!

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4. Bhutan

If beaches are not really your thing and want to experience some breathtaking mountains and hospitality, then consider Bhutan. You can choose to travel by land or air, depending on your budget.

How Much Will It Cost?

Stay and sightseeing will set you back by Rs 20,000- Rs 50,000, depending on your choice of hotel and mode of transport. Flight tickets to Bhutan start from 11K one-way.

Things To Do In Bhutan 

Bhutan is a beautiful and culturally rich country in the Eastern Himalayas and can make for an enchanting and unique destination for a bachelorette trip. You can start your trip by arriving at Paro. Begin your journey with a visit to the impressive Paro Rinpung Dzong, a fortress-monastery that offers a glimpse into Bhutan's rich culture and history. Embark on a hike to the famous Tiger's Nest Monastery (Taktsang Palphug) where you can enjoy the iconic and picturesque monastery perched on a cliff that offers breathtaking views. Furthermore, you can relax with a traditional Bhutanese hot stone bath, which is believed to have healing properties. You can also travel to Bhutan's capital Thimphu where you can enjoy the panoramic views of Thimphu Valley and explore local craft markets. Visit places like Changangkha Lhakhang and Memorial Chorten or attend a traditional Bhutanese cultural performance! To amplify your adventure, head to Punakha, one of Bhutan's most scenic valleys. En route, you'll pass by the picturesque Dochula Pass, which offers panoramic views of the Himalayas.

Honestly, Bhutan has so much to offer that you and your friends will be left wanting for more! A bachelorette trip to Bhutan offers a unique blend of culture, spirituality, and natural beauty.

P.S. Remember that Bhutan has a policy of high-value, low-impact tourism, so it's important to respect the local customs and environment during your stay.

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5. Taiwan

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A quaint little island nation that's pretty and picturesque, Taiwan has it all! Amazing nightlife and street food make it stand out, and this is one place where you girls can really let your hair down! Taiwan is a vibrant and diverse destination that can offer a unique and memorable bachelorette trip experience.

How Much Will It Cost?

Flight fares to Taiwan start from about 20-30k for a round trip, and staying on a sharing basis can turn out to be about Rs 1500-2000 per head per day.

Things To Do In Taiwan 

You can begin your trip by arriving in Taipei. Get your gang and start your exploration with a visit to Taipei 101, an iconic skyscraper with an observation deck that provides panoramic views of the city. Experience the lively atmosphere of the Shilin Night Market, one of Taipei's most famous night markets. Enjoy street food, shopping, and entertainment. You can also explore the National Palace Museum or visit Ximending (for street art, shopping, and souvenirs). Furthermore, you can also take a day trip to the charming town of Jiufen, known for its narrow streets, tea houses, and traditional architecture. It's the inspiration for the movie "Spirited Away." Nearby is Shifen, a famous waterfall where the tradition of releasing sky lanterns takes place. We highly recommend taking a day out to visit the Taroko Gorge National Park, which is approximately 4 hours away from Taipei. Here you can enjoy stunning natural wonders like marble canyons, lush forests, and hiking trails. Journey to Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan's largest lake where you can take delight in boat rides, visit local temples or relax with a soak in one of the lakeside hot springs. If you have another day on your hands, head to Kaohsiung, Taiwan's 2nd largest city known for its vibrant arts scene and modern architecture. Visit Liuhe Night Market or enjoy a leisurely evening stroll along the Love River!

Customize this itinerary to match your and the trip's attendees' preferences, taking into account their interests, such as art, nature, or shopping. Taiwan offers a diverse range of experiences and is an excellent choice for a unique and exciting bachelorette trip!

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Final Words

As we draw the curtain on our journey through our top 5 destinations for a bachelorette trip in India and Abroad, it's clear that an incredible bachelorette experience doesn't have to come with an extravagant price tag. These handpicked destinations have shown us that, with a touch of creativity and a sense of adventure, it's possible to craft unforgettable memories without breaking the bank!

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#WBDestinations: 5 Spots For Your Ultimate Bachelorette Trip Under 1 Lakh!

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#WBDestinations: 5 Spots For Your Ultimate Bachelorette Trip Under 1 Lakh!