20 Most Expensive Cities You Can Never Visit For Holiday

Planning your summer vacation, but don’t want to break the bank? If so, you might wish to avoid the following 20 destination as airport transfer company Hoppa has ranked them as the world’s most expensive for 2019. Hoppa’s annual survey reviewed 84 destinations worldwide, revealing the total average price of a hotel, food, drink and 2 mile a taxi journey per person per night. Interestingly, they also took the cost of a beer, a cup of coffee, and a bottle of wine into account. Because what holiday is it without some beer with lunch, wine with dinner and a strong coffee at the breakfast bar the following morning? Here’s a run-down of the top 20, to see which destination makes it to the top.

#20 Hong Kong

At the lowest place of list (but within the 30th percentile Hoppa’s overall ranking) we find Hong Kong, where an average beer costs $6. Located on China’s southern coast, Hong Kong has a population of 7 million, with a Gross Domestic Product of $56,000 per capita. Its top tourist attractions include the Victoria Peak mountain, its Ocean Park, picture-perfect Lantau Island and of course, its very own Disneyland.

#19 Helsinki

The capital and largest town of Finland is included in our list of most expensive destinations worldwide. The average dinner bill in Helsinki comes close to $80 (per person), meaning that more than half the cost of a one-night stay goes towards dining. Top tourist attractions of the Finnish capital, include the Suomenlinna (a UNESCO-listed 18th century sea fortress), the Temppeliaukio Church (built in the 1960s into excavated rock), the Helsinki Senate Square (which features impressive neoclassical buildings) and the open air museum of Seurasaari.