Love travelling and adventure? Stay in budget hostel

Love traveling and adventure? But most of your expenses goes away paying for accommodation? Here is a good alternative, stay in budget hostels provided by Hostelling International. Hostelling International is a brand name of more than 90 Youth Hostels Associations ( International Youth Hostel Federation) in over 80 countries operating more than 4000+ hostels which provide cheap accommodation to their members and travelers. HI is a non-profit membership organization, with a proud history and a relevant philosophy.

Anyone can become a member of Youth Hostel and can enjoy the benefit of budget accommodation in hostels all around the world ( e.g. Rs. 90/-for a non ac dormitory in Delhi, India) Their membership is very nominal.


The motto of HI is to develop hostelling and promote peace and understanding.

Youth hostelling was started by a German school teacher Sir Richard Schirrmann and has now become one of the world's biggest international membership organization.

This is the mission, as stated in Article 2 of constitution of Youth Hostel Federation:-

"To promote the education of all young people of all nations, but
especially young people of limited means, by encouraging in them a
greater knowledge, love and care of the countryside and an appreciation
of the cultural values of towns and cities in all parts of the world, and as
ancillary thereto, to provide hostels or other accommodation in which
there shall be no distinctions of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex,
class or political opinions and thereby to develop a better understanding
of their fellow men, both at home and abroad."

In India it is known as Youth Hostel Association of India, having its head office in Chanakyapuri Delhi.
In India membership is as follows:
Juniors Annual : Rs. 50/- (Below 18 years)
Seniors Annual : Rs. 100/- (18 years & above)
Seniors (For two years) : Rs. 200/-
Life : Rs. 1550/-

YHAI not only provide cheap accommodation but also organize national level trekking expeditions, nature study camps at very nominal rates. Local units of YHAI also organize various programmes and activities all around the year.

So if you love traveling, meeting people, trekking, love nature, then join Youth Hostel and plan your travel or go for a trek, stay in budget hostel and enjoy. Gain knowledge, spread love and peace and enjoy life.

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