DiscoverCars.com brings the best winter getaway destinations that won’t stretch your budget, after analysing the different parts of a winter break that can cost you a pretty penny. Looking at the average cost of hotels, flights, car rentals and tourist attractions, as well as what there is to do and see – the best options depending on your budget have been revealed.
Krakow took the top spot. as this city has the cheapest average overall weekly cost at £335.33. Car rentals are the cheapest in Krakow at £141.56 and there are 664 affordable restaurants to tuck into – whilst the city’s most known attraction of the Rynek Glowny, is completely free. Prague is in second place. DiscoverCars’ research ranked the city as the second best, budget winter getaway destination. Its 1,207 affordable restaurants are available, and the most known attraction of Prague Castle costs an average of just £8.40.
The car rentals are more expensive though, at £202.25 – but other costs are cheaper than average at £120.25 for the plane, and an average week costing £388.80. Paris was the third best budget winter getaway. The average weekly cost of £746.67 is one of the highest, however other elements of the city push it to the top. A car rental will cost you an average of £184.90 and the city is home to 2,934 ‘affordable’ restaurants, with flights costing an average of £118.88. The most well known attraction, the Eiffel Tower, costs an average of £22.22, with 7,829 other attractions on offer too.
Aleksandrs Buraks at DiscoverCars.com said: “For many people, their next 2022 trip will be their first holiday since before the pandemic. For that reason, we wanted to help their trip run as smoothly as possible. Our new ranking tells you all you need to know about flight costs, car rental prices, and more. We want our research to help people prepare properly for their next holiday so that they can really make some 2022 travel memories.”