Is Chumphon Expensive?

Is Chumphon expensive to visit?

Chumphon is a very affordable travel destination with an average daily cost of $36. Compared to the rest of Asia, it is a reasonably affordable place to visit. It's ranked in the top 25% of cities in Asia for its affordability, comparable to places like Dharamsala and Gili Trawangan.



Chumphon, Thailand

How expensive is Chumphon?

Travelers spend an average of $36 per day when visiting Chumphon (U.S. Dollars). This is according to our calculations which come from the expenses of previous visitors. While this is an average cost, prices can vary by travel style, the length of your trip, and other factors. You can stay fairly close to this average if you stay at moderately priced hotels, eat at affordable restaurants, and take public transportation when possible. See more travel costs for Chumphon here.

How expensive is a weekend trip (three days) to Chumphon?

Based on the travel expenses of others, a weekend trip to Chumphon costs around $107 on average, per person. This includes food, sightseeing, local transportation, accommodation, and nightlife. For two people, a weekend trip costs $214.

How expensive is a one week (7-day) trip to Chumphon?

Based on our calculations from previous travelers, a one week trip to Chumphon will cost around $250 per person. This amount includes sightseeing activities, hotels, restaurants, local transportation, and other travel expenses. For two people, a one week trip would cost $500.

Is it expensive to backpack in Chumphon?

With more than 3 hostels around town, Chumphon is a fairly popular backpacker destination. Hostels usually cost an average of $8 per night. There's a wide range in prices here, as the cheapest beds cost around $8. The most expensive dorm beds will cost more than $9 at times, too. (See hostel prices in Chumphon here.)

Here are a few sample prices from popular hostels in Chumphon.

  • $8 for a dorm bed at Salsa Hostel
  • $8 for a dorm bed at Naisang Hostel
  • $9 for a dorm bed at Willow Pillow Guest House & Poshtel

Are hotels expensive in Chumphon?

Examining hotel prices in Chumphon, we can see that they are very affordable when compared to hotels in other cities. The average cost for a night in a hotel room is approximately $20. The city is equipped with about [5_STAR_COUNT] five-star hotels, boasting an average nightly rate of [5_STAR_PRICE]. For travelers aiming for a comfortable yet budget-conscious stay, three-star hotels come in at an average of $21 per night, while two-star hotels offer a more pocket-friendly choice at $15 per night.


Hotels by star rating in Chumphon
Rating Number of Hotels Average Hotel Price
4 stars 1 $46
3 stars 21 $21
2 stars 11 $15

56/1 Moo 3, Bang Mak Mueang Chumphon, Chumphon
Overall Rating 9.4
75/59 Soi Krumluang Chumphon 3 Krumluang Chumphon Rd Tha Taphao, Chumphon
Overall Rating 8.5

How expensive are sightseeing activities in Chumphon?

In Chumphon, the cost of activities and things to do can vary by the type of activity, its length, and the location. To provide an estimate of what to expect during your visit, below are several popular activities that are common in the area. On average, previous travelers have spent around $10 per day on sightseeing and entertainment, which is less than the country's average of $18.

Is food expensive in Chumphon?

In Chumphon, the cost of food can vary by the type of restaurant and food options available. To save money, eat at less expensive restaurants, try street food, or cook your own meals when possible. On average, previous travelers have spent around $13 per day on food, which is less than the country's average of $17.

Is transportation expensive in Chumphon?

Local transportation in Chumphon can vary in price depending on the type of transit used. Generally, other travelers have spent $6 on local transportation per person per day, which is less than the country's average of $12. To save money, take public transit whenever possible, as it will almost always be cheaper than a taxi or private driver.

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