Travel Guide: These 12 Places Are Best To Visit In October

Travel Guide

From the beginning of October, mild winters start knocking. In such a situation, this time is considered to be the best for traveling to tourist places in India. It is neither too hot nor too cold in this season. Along with this, due to the end of the monsoon, the beauty of tourist places of India is also at its peak, which forces tourists to travel outside. In such a situation, if you are planning to travel with your family or friends in October, then this article of ours can prove beneficial for you. In this article, we are going to tell you about some such places where you can go to visit in October.

Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh


Ziro is a beautiful hill tourist destination of Arunachal Pradesh which is at its most beautiful in October with a pleasant climate. Ziro is a quaint old town in Arunachal Pradesh, home to the Apa Tani tribe, and famous for its pine hills and rice fields. It is one of the best places to visit in India in October, which remains a center of attraction for its stupendous and mesmerizing beauty.

Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh


The Spiti Valley is a cold desert mountain valley, located in the northeastern part of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, in the heights of the Himalayas. Spiti is a major tourist attraction of Himachal Pradesh. Spiti means 'middle land', which is located on the eastern border of Himachal Pradesh, bordering the Tibet region of India and China. This place is a paradise for trekkers and hikers. This area is quite high and difficult. Both Lahaul and Spiti districts comprise valleys that are separated by Kunzum Pass. Spiti River flows in it. The administrative headquarters of Spiti Valley is Kaza, which is situated on the banks of Spiti River at an altitude of 3,800 m (12,500 ft). The 13,054 ft (3,979 m) high Rohtang Pass connects the Spiti Valley to the Kullu Valley and is 15,059 ft (4,8 ft) high. 590 m) high Kunzam Pass separates it from the Lahaul region. Spiti Valley is the perfect place for tourists who are looking for the best places to visit in India in October. The main attractions of Spiti Valley are Chandratal Lake, Pin Valley National Park, Kai Math, Kunzum Pass, and Suraj Tal.



Shimla is one of the most popular hill stations in North India which is the capital of Himachal Pradesh. Situated at an altitude of 2200 meters, Shimla is one of the most beautiful tourist places in the country. Shimla due to its natural beauty and environment will compel any tourist to come here again. The toy train running from Kalka to Shimla passes through many beautiful hills and valleys here, in which traveling can prove to be very memorable for you. This rail route is said to be one of the most beautiful train routes in the world. If you live in a hot place in India, then you can visit Shimla to escape the summer. Shimla has pleasant weather in October which is famous for experiencing snowfall and being covered with snow.



Lachen is a small beautiful town in Sikkim. Its name means Big Pass and it is becoming a very popular tourist destination due to its recent development as a tourist center by the Government of Sikkim. A walk to Lachen will leave you completely enthralled. Lachen is a wonderful place, Which is surrounded by snowy mountain valleys on all sides. Lachen is situated at an altitude of 2750 m, about 129 km from Gangtok. It serves as the base for Gurudongmar Lake and Chopta Valley. The population of Lachen is very less. All in all, it reaches around 1000. A lot of people visit Lachen in October but still, not many people know about this place. This place will be perfect to experience something new in October. You can plan to come here with your friends or family. The natural beauty here attracts tourists. When you take a walk here, you will be able to feel how beautiful and peaceful this place is. You must see Thangu Valley, Chopta Valley, Lachen Monastery, and Gurudongmar Lake in Lachen.



West Bengal is the best place to visit in October. Dooars, a beautiful and untouched place is also known as the gateway to Northeast India. This place is also famous for its rich biodiversity and forests. You will see forests far and wide. For this reason, there is a lot of greenery here. Here you can spend your weekend comfortably. This place is nothing short of an adventure for nature lovers. Gorumara National Park, Buxa Tiger Reserve, Jaldapara Wildlife are counted among the special tourist attractions here.


Lonavala is situated between two major cities Pune and Mumbai. Lonavala is about 67 km from Pune city and about 95 km from Mumbai city. The people of Mumbai go there to celebrate their weekend. In October, the mountains here start looking green. Tourists enjoy this view a lot. People come from far and wide for the enchanting environment, the view of the mountains, and the greenery here. Beautiful views of Khandala and Bhor Ghat can be enjoyed from the top of Deux Nose mountain. You can also enjoy adventures like trekking and camping here. Lonavala Hill Station is spread over an area of ​​38 square kilometers.


Coonoor is such a hill station that leaves an indelible mark on the minds of the tourists visiting here. Coonoor is famous for the greenest mountains of Tamil Nadu. During your stay in Coonoor, you will never see the number of tourists coming to this place stop. The greenery and enchanting place here attracts everyone, the number of passengers can be more or less according to the time of your arrival in Coonoor. Coonoor is such a peaceful place that despite the hustle and bustle of the travelers, the peace of this place is not disturbed, that is why it has been named as the valley that never sleeps. Any trip to Coonoor is incomplete without taking a ride on the Nilgiri hill rail route. The train starts from Mettupalayam and climbs the Coonoor hills and then proceeds to Ooty. The spectacular scenic views that fall along the way leave the travelers mesmerized. Tourists can visit Sims Park, Dolphin Nose, Durg Fort,


Located at an altitude of 1,491 meters above sea level, Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya and a famous hill station. This is the first such hill station in the country where one can go from all sides. Shillong is a great place to visit in October. Shillong is named after a powerful deity U-Shillong. Shillong Hill Station is also known as the "Scotland of the East" due to its idyllic hills and the abode of the clouds. Its highest point is 6,449 feet high. According to the 2011 census, Shillong was the 330th most populous city in India. Shillong is where road trips should be done. There are mountains all around. Shillong is such a place where there is not much walking. Best facilities of Shillong, Panoramic view, Happy people, Floating clouds, and Tall pine trees all around, The valleys are everything that makes this place spectacular. After coming to this place, you will forget everything. If you are planning for October, then make it from Shillong only.



Nainital is a town and an important tourist destination located in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand state, India. It is also the district headquarters. In October, Nainital is in its glory, spiritual comes under its climate. Nainital is situated at the foothills of the Kumaon Hills of the Himalayas. The total height of Nainital is about 1938 meters (6358 feet) above sea level. Nainital is called the Lake District of India because the whole place is surrounded by lakes. The word 'Naini' means eyes and 'Tala' means lake. Nainital, the city of lakes, is one of the most famous places in Uttarakhand. Tourists come here a lot in summer but the month of October is the best time to visit here.


Binsar is about 25 km from Almora in Uttaranchal. It is situated at an altitude of about 2512 meters above sea level. Binsar Jhandi is on a hill named Dhar. The hills here are known as Jhandi Dhar. Binsar is a word of Garhwali dialect - which means new dawn. Binsar is a good place to relax and rest your tired body. It is located 300 km away from Delhi. Here you can enjoy a wildlife safari. The cheapest way to reach Binsar is by bus. However, there is no direct bus to reach here. You have to change from Nainital and Almora. The 300 km long range of Kedarnath, Chaukhamba, Trishul, Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, and Pancholi peaks of the Himalayas can be seen from Binsar, which is amazing in itself and it is also the biggest attraction of Binsar.

Daman and Diu


Daman and Diu is a group of islands located in the Arabian Sea near Gujarat and Maharashtra. It is a union territory of India. Here you can enjoy the pleasant weather and enjoy the beautiful views. The cheapest way to get here is by bus.



Hampi has long been a favorite destination for travelers from all over the world. Situated on the two banks of the Tungabhadra River, Hampi has a charm that will leave you spellbound. Let us tell you, Hampi was the capital of the Vijayanagara Empire and at that time its name was Kishkindha. Hampi is only 350 kilometers away from Bangalore. There are more than 500 places to see here for tourists.