The average price of a 7-day trip to Arugam is $1,713 for a solo traveler, $3,077 for a couple, and $5,768 for a family of 4. Arugam hotels range from $26 to $1,000 per night with an average of $73, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $360 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (CMB) are between $1,226 and $2,266 per person for economy flights and $3,847 to $7,111 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $22 to $47 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Arugam, LK

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to CMB and stay in a Arugam hotel:

  • January 15th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to December 2nd

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Arugam is usually early October.

 

Average Arugam Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Arugam for a week is $1,040-$2,528($149-$361 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $22 to $47 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $694 to $1,881 for economy

Lodging: $32 to $53 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $38 to $46 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Arugam for a week is $2,952-$5,508($422-$787 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $44 to $94 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,388 to $3,762 for economy

Lodging: $32 to $53 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $38 to $46 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Arugam for a week is $3,710-$9,476($530-$1,354 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $88 to $188 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,776 to $7,524 for economy

Lodging: $64 to $106 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $53 to $69 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Arugam

How cheap can you make a vacation to Arugam? The cheapest trip to Arugam is about $128 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 23% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $23.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Arugam for a week is $898-$2,349($128-$336 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $12 to $24 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $694 to $1,881 for economy

Lodging: $23 to $26 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $50 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Arugam for a week is $1,676-$4,398($239-$628 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $24 to $48 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,388 to $3,762 for economy

Lodging: $23 to $26 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $50 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Arugam for a week is $3,280-$8,646($469-$1,235 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $48 to $96 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,776 to $7,524 for economy

Lodging: $46 to $52 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $28 to $75 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Arugam cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Arugam Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Arugam.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Arugam for a week is $2,865-$11,640($409-$1,663 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $48 to $99 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,437 to $4,947 for first class

Lodging: $182 to $1,000 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $684 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Arugam for a week is $4,638-$17,280($663-$2,469 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $96 to $198 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,874 to $9,894 for first class

Lodging: $182 to $1,000 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $360 to $684 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Arugam for a week is $9,276-$34,560($1,325-$4,937 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $192 to $396 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $5,748 to $19,788 for first class

Lodging: $364 to $2,000 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $576 to $958 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Arugam Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Arugam is lower than the average city. On average vacation rentals are less expensive than hotels. Luxury hotels are more expensive in Arugam due to hotel employees. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Arugam Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Arugam hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are many options for vacation rentals across many price ranges in Arugam.

 

Flight Costs to Arugam

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,266 average in late December to a low of $1,226 in early October. Median flight price is $1,285. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Arugam our data includes 172 originating airports, and 129 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Arugam from an airport like Savoonga (SVA) in Savoonga, AK (the United States) for an average $10,419 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Chennai International (MAA) in Chennai (India) at an average of just $162.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Arugam, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,040, so you can easily save about 85% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Arugam can easily cost $180 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $12 per person. Private tours can cost $360 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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