Diwali Festival

October tours

October is commonly associated with the season of autumn in the Northern hemisphere and spring in the Southern hemisphere, and also associated with Halloween in western world.


Many of our destinations are perfect places to visit in October and give you the opportunity to see amazing wildlife, witness annual festivals or benefit from great touring weather conditions. Below are a selection of our tours with fantastic savings on October departures.


Save up to £800 per person on our October offers


Burma the Golden land

October is mid-season in Burma and a good time to visit with relatively low tourist numbers and a high chance of good weather as rainfall subsides and temperatures remain in the high 20's.



Diwali Festival

Classic India - Diwali Festival

Celebrate the "festival of lights" when Indians put on their best new clothes and exchange gifts. Many of the shops in Jaipur will be lit up and fireworks are plentiful in the evening.




China Panda

Yangtze & Pandas

Five months after the end of breeding season your chances of seeing a little panda cub are increased in October. October is also the ideal window to visit western China, with the flowers blossoming and local bazaars thronged with life.

The Okavango Delta

Okavango Delta

Have an opportunity to explore Botswana's rich wildlife with a trip in a moroko (a locally made dug-out canoe) before the lands start to dry in November.  Selected dates have no single supplement.

Mexico Chichen Itza

Treasures of Mexico

October is mid-season in Mexico and a good time to visit with relatively low tourist numbers and a high chance of good weather as rainfall starts to subsides and temperatures remain in the high 20's.

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In Land of Sinbad

Oman temperatures return to the pleasant high 20's, versus the 40's in the summer, making it a great time to visit. Also benefit from the green vegetation that grows from the thick fog in September.


Japan Panorama

Celebrate the Takayama festival, famous for the large ornate floats, or yatai, which roam around the city at night. as many as 100 chochin lanterns are lit on each of the floats.


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Nepal Panorama

October is the ideal time to visit Nepal, when the post monsoon mountain air is clear and fresh.  If you are travelling on your own, benefit from no single supplements on this departure date.

Leopard Sri Lanka

Classic Sri Lanka

Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya and Dambulla as well as taking in the wonderful mountain scenery amidst tea plantations before continuing to Yala National Park.


Images of South India

With October being the end of the low season and start of the high season in Southern India, take advantage of the quieter tourist attractions. Ride the famous Mountain Railway near Ooty before visiting Cochin.

Bengal Tiger

Taj & Tigers

Explore the fascinating Golden Triangle of India with a visit to Ranthambore National Park and a chance of spotting the Royal Bengal Tiger in his natural habitat.



Terracotta Warriors

Essential China

October is the ideal window to visit Western China, with the flowers blossoming and local bazaars thronged with life.  This tour shows you the finest elements of China, from Shanghai to Guilin, Beijing to Xi'an.

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