The allure of a fall vacation beckons with enchanting colors, cool crisp air, and promises of nights by the fire. Whether you’re seeking vibrant fall foliage or cozy cultural experiences, the world has plenty of destinations ripe for your autumn travel adventures – and best of all, now is the time to snap up last-minute deals.
From the lush landscapes of the United Kingdom to the soul-warming charm of Japan, we’ve handpicked these fall vacation spots, and found deals to match. Embrace the changing seasons and discover where to travel in fall as we explore the USA, Canada, Japan, and beyond.
Grab your scarves and cameras and let’s explore the most alluring autumn travel destinations, and the last-minute fall vacation deals.
See the USA dressed in red, orange and yellow on a fall vacation
Experience the breathtaking beauty of New England’s fiery fall foliage as you embark on a tour from Boston to Maine’s rocky headlands, stopping at national parks and autumn travel hotspots to soak up the best of the season. This area of the United States is famous for its autumnal tones, making it a favorite spot for fall travel. Take in the stunning views along the Kancamagus Highway, go ice-cream tasting, and immerse yourself in the wonders of this enchanting corner during autumn. Best of all, since we have quite a few departures you can score a discount on some dates of our popular Autumn Colors tour. Run, don’t walk!
BOOK THIS TRIP: Autumn Colors
Slurp ramen and see fall foliage in Japan
Where to travel in fall… how about Japan? When you journey between Tokyo and Kyoto you’ll come across vibrant autumn foliage along the journey. Marvel at the breathtaking scenery of Kyoto’s Fushimi Inari Shrine, and ascend a path adorned with hundreds of orange torii gates in lush forest. Discover ancient Japanese customs and traditions, and enjoy delicious local food. A soul-warming bowl of ramen is perfect to heat yourself up, and you’ll enjoy a local kaiseki lunch at a traditional ryokan on our Splendors of Japan trip.
BOOK THIS TRIP: Splendors of Japan
Explore the great Rocky Mountains of Canada
Crunch across the surface of the Athabasca Glacier, hear tales of brave buffalo runners, and ride the famous Rocky Mountaineer train through spectacular fall foliage and landscapes on this trip. You can find last-minute deals for a fall vacation to Canada. That means you’ll tick off your Canadian dreams at the best time of year! Experience the beauty of Jasper, Banff and Lake Louise. Then visit Glacier National Park where you’ll learn about bears, glaciers, and local traditions.
BOOK THIS TRIP: Secrets of the Rockies and Glacier National Park
Unlock the Emerald Isle with autumn travel
On this special autumn tour of Northern Ireland you’ll uncover hidden gems that lie across the storied north. Kick-off in Dublin with a frothy Guinness, then venture north. Here you’ll discover the ill-fated tale of the Titanic and dance around Belfast. Follow in the mammoth footsteps of the legendary Giant’s Causeway, an awe-inspiring natural wonder. This country is where Halloween actually originates. Plus, the weather this time of year is still quite mild – making it the perfect time to explore Northern Ireland’s rich history, breathtaking landscapes, and hearty food.
BOOK THIS TRIP: Ireland’s Legendary North
Tick off Europe with this month-long fall vacation
Buckle-up for an epic month-long jaunt across Europe with you lock in this last-minute deal on our Grand European tour. The continent reaches its peak in the summer – in terms of people and temperatures, so the cooler weather and quieter sights of autumn make waiting for fall travel worthwhile. This trip is filled with local flavors and fun as you cross the borders of 13 countries over four weeks on the road.
BOOK THIS TRIP: Grand European
Visit the enchanting Benelux countries in fall
As the crisp autumn air sets in, the charming cobblestone streets of Bruges come alive with falling leaves. In Brussels, the heart of Europe, historic landmarks and grand architecture blend with fall foliage. In Luxembourg, autumnal trees add to the already-charming fairytale-like landscapes with ancient fortresses. And finally, Amsterdam’s iconic canals take on a new allure during this season – and warm coffee with stroopwafels certainly help too!
BOOK THIS TRIP: Best of Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg
Ready to book your own last-minute fall vacation? Don’t miss our autumn travel deals….