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Where to go on holiday in October travel guide

Whether going for guaranteed sunshine in far-flung climes, or staying closer to home in the UK, there's something to suit all tastes in these suggestions for where to go on a family holiday in October. 

The Lake District

Wait till autumn to visit this gorgeous UK destination and avoid the summer crowds.


Fancy beautiful scenery, star gazing, whale watching and volcanoes? Head to Tenerife.


Head to Florida for theme parks and attractions galore.

Year-round travel guide

See our suggestions for family holiday destinations by month.