Traveling is no doubt an exciting exercise but it can be a bit expensive. As an avid or new traveler, you could use a tip or two on finding budget friendly places to visit. With Wakanow being your trusted travel partner, you can be sure that we will provide you with a list of budget friendly places you can visit this year. Ready? Let’s go!
Everyone wants to visit Ghana and its no surprise because it is one of the most welcoming countries in West Africa. Ghana is home to beautiful beaches, a thriving nightlife, rich culture and endless adventures. One thing is sure, you’re going to have a great time when visiting Ghana. Its important to note that you do not need a visa to get into Ghana as a Nigerian or as a west African. To learn more about what to do and how best to enjoy Ghana, you can read all about it here.
Currency: Ghanaian Cedis.
Lingua Franca : English and pidgin English.
This eastern African country is a beauty to behold. Popularly known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda is proof that a country can get back on track even after a tribal crisis. Getting a visa to Rwanda with a Nigerian passport is pretty easy and straightforward and the cost of living isn’t high. This means that you can explore, learn about their history and have fun without breaking the bank. Learn more about visiting Rwanda here.
Currency : Rwandan Franc.
Lingua Franca: Kinyarwanda, English and French.
Thinking of exploring some of the best game reserves in Africa, think Kenya. This country offers you a one in a life time experience. A vacation in Kenya means you meet with some of the warmest people, enjoy a very rich cultural experience and a more surreal experience viewing Africa’s wildlife. This is one very affordable destination to visit whether as a solo traveler or in a group. Kenya’s two largest cities: Nairobi and Mombasa have a lot of experiences for tourists.
Currency: Kenyan shillings
Lingua Franca: English and Swahili.
A middle eastern country located in two continents: Asia and Europe, Turkey is a nice budget-friendly holiday destination. As a Nigerian passport bearer it is quite straightforward to process and get a visa to Turkey especially because all you need is an E-visa. One of the major perks of visiting Turkey is that, you get to explore a variety of things without breaking the bank. Whether you choose to visit its capital city, Ankara or explore the famous Cappadocia, Turkey is definitely going to steal a piece of your heart.
Currency: Turkish Lira
Lingua Franca: Turkish
A gorgeous North African country blessed with fascinating architecture, crystal clear seas and delicious cuisines. Often times, Morocco serves as a cheaper option to Europe mostly because of its close proximity to Spain. It has tons of resorts so you can be sure to have a truly relaxing vacation. Take a walk through the streets of Marrakech and explore the souks and markets but make sure not to get lost.
Currency: Moroccan Dirham
Lingua Franca: French.
There you have it! A curated list of budget friendly places to explore in 2022. You get to enjoy awesome experiences and also save some bucks. Exciting, isn’t it?