Don't let the warm days fool you, fall is just around the corner! And HomeEscape has some amazing deals for those looking for an exciting (and relaxing!) vacation. Whether you plan to travel during a fall break or when all the families are back in school, fall is one of the most relaxing and cozy times to go sightseeing.
Here are some of our top picks for fall travel, especially if you seek cooler temperatures or smaller crowds.
Montreal is always a nice place to visit, no matter the time of the year. However, fall is probably one of the best time to visit this Canadian favorite. Start your adventure by exploring the stunning vistas of Mount Royal Park, located conveniently at the center of the city. Another nice part of the city to explore is the Botanical Gardens, you will be able to see the best fall colors between mid-September and early November.
New England is one of the most beautiful destinations to view the spectacular fall foliage. This could not be truer than in scenic Maine. Damariscotta is an ideal fall destination; between the beautiful fall colors, the annual Maine Pumpkinfest and Regatta during Indigenous People's Day (formerly Columbus) weekend. This event includes several fun activities, such as the pumpkin boat races, where participants carve out pumpkins that weigh over 600 pounds.
The hills come alive during the fall in Asheville, North Carolina. You have easy access to the Blue Ridge Parkway for driving tours. There are also plenty of area hiking trails for athletic travelers.
Besides, its amazing beauty, Asheville is probably best known for the Biltmore Estate. As America's largest privately-owned estate, Biltmore Was built by the Vanderbilt family at the apex of the Gilded Age.
October is the best month to visit Asheville if you enjoy the fall foliage. The highest mountain peaks have a 6,000+ foot elevation and usually begin turning colors during the last week of September.
If you are not as interested in the splendid fall colors, you might consider a vacation in Vegas. With many an affordable flight during fall, Vegas is a destination that offers something for everyone. Traveling in the fall allows you to escape the brutal summer heat.