It’s never too early to plan your next holiday. Even during summer you can think about how to be the explorer in October.
October a great month for travel. The peak season chaos has lifted and it’s an ideal time for many exceptional destinations.
When the cold weather starts to bite at home, jet off to an Indian Ocean island. Try a private island or a private resort hidden around the larger Seychelles islands.
2. Galapagos Islands
Calm seas, amazing underwater visibility, comfortable warm weather without too much humidity. The Galapagos Islands are perfect to explore in October.
October is a little secret on the island of Santorini. The weather is cooler, the crowds have disappeared and the sunsets are just as impressive. Plus you have better availability at the best hotels.
Cool enough for long days on the beaches, warm enough for nighttime in the mountains and desert. Oman offers a spectacular diversity of experiences and all are possible in October.
5. Andalusia, Spain
Fiery Seville. Charming Cordoba. Tapas and Moorish history in Granada. The beaches of Marbella. Visit Andalusia in October when the days remain long but it’s not 40 degrees every day.
What's Your October Holiday?
6. Madeira, Portugal
An island of eternal spring that’s great in October as you can experience how they harvest wine from volcanic vineyards. Madeira is beach, adventure, culture and city break rolled into one holiday.
If the world was a single state, Istanbul would be its capital. October has pleasant weather, thinner crowds, plus all the cultural and historical wonder.
8. Los Cabos, Mexico
Rugged shoreline beauty and high-end luxury combine, in this multifaceted playground designed for all moods. Think empty Pacific beaches, spa therapies and Mexican charisma rolled into one holiday. October is the start of the dry season.
A great month for the local Sicilian experience, now the summer hoards are disappeared. But the best hotels remain open, so you get the best of both in October.
White sand, turquoise ocean and lots of romance. Zanzibar in October is warm, tropical, adventurous and calm. Combine the beach with a Tanzania safari.
Your October Holiday
There are more than ten places for your holiday this October. It’s a month when almost everywhere in the world has a good climate but no crowds. So where will you explore?