Best Places to Visit in October in Europe

We believe one of the best times to travel to Europe is during the autumn months. Europe in October is especially beautiful and the weather is still pleasant.

There are many scenic outdoor opportunities with stunning autumn foliage and local festivals celebrating everything from beer to truffle hunts to wine harvests.


The capital of Slovenia.  During the autumn months, the city comes alive in a show of autumn color and festivals.

Enjoy late season swimming and kayaking in the Adriatic, some of the most spectacular fall displays and indulge in Croatia’s hottest attractions without the crowds.



Autumn is also an exceptional culinary time in Italy. Autumn is when some of the best produce arrives in the markets and a celebration of the harvest season runs through the country.


Italy’s autumn harvest celebrations reach full fever in Alba where the regions prized white truffle is honoured each autumn.

There are plenty of good reasons to head to the southern areas of France in the fall, and beautiful weather is just one.

Southern France

Transylvania Romania

Halloween at Dracula’s Castle: From a royal guesthouse to the prince of darkness for the dark tourist, there is always the prospect of Halloween at the infamous Bran Castle: the home of Dracula.

Gdansk Poland

People have said Gdansk is where they have seen the most beautiful autumn of their lives. The sun shines brightly in the days and the cooler evenings leave a slight morning frost.

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