If it was a bit warm in September, then a holiday in October can be a perfect time to go away as the temperatures drop in the Northern Hemisphere.

And, if you want post-monsoon clear skies before the nights get distinctly chilly in the Himalaya, now is the month to enjoy Bhutan, Uttaranchal and Nepal.

But if you asked us where to go in October then we’d recommend…

A selection of ideas for you to consider

where to go bhutan luxury travel ideas

bhutan

Asia + The Middle East

Our favourite month in this timeless mountain kingdom. Not too cold or too warm to walk and trek and spectacular Himalayan views after the monsoon season.

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luxury travel ideas where to go chile

chile

Central + South America

Wild snow-capped mountains, indigo lakes, green forests and vast shimmering desert ... all without crossing a border. The North of the country is accessible all year. But October is probably the best month to take in every part of the country in all its wild diversity.

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namibia where to go luxury travel ideas

namibia

Africa + Indian Ocean

One of the most dramatic landscapes in Africa and totally different from any ‘normal’ safari destination. It is never about large numbers it is all about the landscape and the desert adapted species which are a true revelation. Best from April through October.

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where to go luxury travel ideas uganda

uganda

Africa + Indian Ocean

Combines well with Kenya or Tanzania. Some of the most beautiful and least visited National Parks in Africa. A destination for the adventurous and with limited permits, gorilla trekking needs to be planned well in advance.

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oman where to go luxury travel ideas

oman

Asia + The Middle East

Adventure in the rugged interior. Luxury on the beach. Escape from the Winter. A tented camp in the Al Akhdar Mountains is true adventure. Sunset on the dunes a real memory. A luxury hotel on an unspoilt beach a way to unwind.  Exotic variety is only a short flight away.

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where to go luxury travel ideas rajasthan

rajasthan

Asia + The Middle East

October is post monsoon but still few tourists, so a perfect time to experiece the beautiful temples and culture. Rajasthan has some of the most atmospheric places to stay in the world.

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