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8 places you need to visit this Autumn

Autumn is the perfect time to plan a final getaway or two before the end of the year. Not only are your favourite tourist spots a lot quieter, but some of your favourite destinations are now covered in the beautiful colours of autumn. We have put together a list of eight places that are well worth a visit this autumn.

1. Edinburgh Gardens, UK

 

The Edinburgh gardens are beautiful all year round, but taking a walk around the Meadows or Princes Street gardens during the autumn months is bliss. The trees are emblazoned in yellow and red and the crisp autumn air means this is the perfect place to wear your favourite autumn sweater. Book your holiday to Edinburgh.

2. Pioneer Valley, USA

 

Situated less than two hours’ drive from Boston, a visit to Pioneer valley during autumn will not disappoint. Not only are the picturesque and lush landscapes ideal for seeing the leaves change colour, but with autumn also being harvest time in Pioneer Valley, you will be able to visit markets and farms overflowing with delicious fresh food. Book your holiday to Boston.

3. The Canals in Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

With over 400,000 trees running along the canals in Amsterdam, visitors to this buzzing city are treated to quite the spectacle during autumn. The famous canals become lined by beautiful trees donned in orange and red autumn leaves and the cobbled streets are covered in a carpet of crunchy golden leaves. Book your holiday to Amsterdam.

4. Hallstatt, Austria

 

Hallstatt is one of the most beautiful places in Europe, but add to that a multi-coloured autumn backdrop and it becomes very Instagram-worthy. To get the perfect shot, rent a rowing or pedal boat. Situated four hours from Vienna, you can either holiday in Vienna and take a day trip or stay in Salzburg and explore Hallstatt and the other beautiful lake towns nearby. Book your Austria holiday.

5. Kawaguchiko Lake, Japan

 

Enjoy the incredible colours of autumn with the majestic Mt Fuji is in the background when you visit Lake Kawaguchiko. There are virtually an endless number of photo spots waiting here meaning you can get that perfect postcard moment. Lake Kawaguchiko is just a short drive from Tokyo and is definitely the perfect day trip when you holiday here. Book your Tokyo holiday.

6. The Great Wall of China, China

 

Autumn is quite possible the best time to visit this iconic tourist attraction. Not only are the mountains surrounding the wall blanketed by awesome shades of red, yellow and gold, but there are fewer crowds and you will be greeted by some nice autumn weather. Situated less than two hours away from Beijing, this is the perfect day trip when you holiday here. Book your Beijing holiday.

7. Gyeongbokgung Palace, South Korea

 

There are very few places in South Korea as magical as Gyeongbokgung Palace during autumn. Take a walk through history and marvel at the palace buildings while also enjoying the beautiful autumn backdrop. Book your South Korean holiday.

8. Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany

 

Neuschwanstein Castle is like something straight out of a Disney fairy tale. The castle itself is an architectural wonder that will literally take your breath as you gaze up at its beautiful towers. Combine that with views of the surrounding forest and German Alps, especially during autumn, and you will feel like you are in your very own fairy tale. Book your Munich holiday now