Budget luxury travel on your mind? Think Bangkok!

Bangkok has been picked as the most affordable city for a luxury vacation this year, scoring the best of high-end resorts, luxe restaurants, and unique experiences.
Bangkok has a myriad luxury experiences on offer. Image: Shutterstock/Travel mania.

There’s a lot that goes into planning the perfect luxury vacation with many aspects involved, the biggest one probably being the budget. A luxury budget trip is hard to fix, but it sure does pay. Bangkok, as per a lasted report, is the most affordable city in the world for a luxury travel experience.

From luxury car rentals and luxe resorts or hotels to Michelin-starred restaurants and best-in-class-services, the Thai capital offers it all and more. According to the report by money.co.uk, tourists that arrive in Bangkok for a luxury holiday can rent out cars like Mercedes-Benz for USD59 (INR4,592 approximately) or enjoy a fine-dining experience at USD150 (INR11,675 approximately). Out of the other 29 cities on the list, it offers the cheapest five-star accommodation options at USD295 (INR 22,965 approximately). So, you can spend a night in one of the many world-class hotels here without burning a hole in your pocket.

Spend a night in your dream hotel. Image: Shutterstock/Viktor Gladkov.

The glamorous Thai city is pocket-friendly for shoppers too. You can check out designer stores and get your hands on handpicked couture at reasonable prices at  Siam Paragon, Central Embassy, or Gaysorn shopping center. Spend rest of your days getting a rejuvenating massage at countless spas, dropping by a VIP theatre for the ultimate cinematic experience, going on a dreamy dinner cruise, or even renting out a helicopter for breathtaking views of its glittering skyline!

Furthermore, Brussels has been listed as the second most affordable and luxurious city. Known for its gourmet chocolate and craft beer, Belgium’s capital city is quite easy on pocket even when it comes to splurging on an international trip. Next in line is Verona, the beautiful Italian city.

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