After 178 days on the road, including traveling through 7 countries and 3 continents, we’ve spent a total of $23,735. Our daily average for this initial time frame equates to $133 per day. We compiled this information to share with other travelers to assist with budget planning for their own RTW trip. Sure, we probably could have spent less, but we pride ourselves on the fact that we travel very comfortably and do extensive research to find great value for the dollar.
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To provide insight on how our main costs are allocated, we categorized our expenses for each country/location visited. From this data, it’s easy to see which countries are more budget-friendly.
Transportation: All costs to get to the country/location including: flights, buses, ferries, taxis, gas/petrol, etc.
Excursions: All costs related to exploration/adventure travel. Usually includes a guide and a lot of fun!
Lodging, Eating-Out, Groceries, Alcohol, and Misc: Self-explanatory