10 Best Fall Travel Destinations

Autumn is the perfect season for travel, the crowds, temperatures, and leaves all finally dropping. 

Leaf peepers and fall foliage seekers across America have incredible options throughout the country for viewing and experiencing some of the very best autumn has to offer, and these 10 cities are certainly no exception.

Grab your cameras, hop in the car, and get ready for one seriously scenic ride!


1.Acadia, Maine -

Acadia is known to be one of the most vibrant and gorgeous spots in the U.S during the fall, putting it at the top of our list. Hike or bike along Carriage Road at the foot of the Cadillac Mountains, the views are breathtaking.

Acadia in the Fall

Acadia in the Fall

2. Savannah, Georgia -

Southern hospitality and unbeatable autumnal spirit greet you in Savannah, the city filled with fun fall festivals and amazing scenic southern views. Unique fall activities such as graveyard tours and B&B stays are extremely popular fall activities here this season!

3. Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee -

Some of the most gorgeous mountain views in the state greet you during the fall in the Smokies, the foothills dotted with vibrant colors you won’t see anywhere else. Flyfish, hike, or take a scenic wildlife drive to enjoy the views.

Fall in the Smoky Mountains

Fall in the Smoky Mountains

4. Shenandoah Valley, Virginia -

Get lost in the rich reds of the quaint Virginia towns in Shenandoah Valley, the backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains making this the perfect fall getaway spot. Drive along Skyline Drive for the best fall scenery!

5. Lancaster, Pennsylvania -

Head to Dutch Country and experience an exceptional fall harvest within the many orchards, farmers markets, and corn mazes throughout. The scenery is beautiful and the fall activities are bountiful!

Fall in Pennsylvania

Fall in Pennsylvania

6. New York, New York -

Nothing beats Central Park in the fall, all the rustic reds and oranges finally making their debut. Seasonal food trucks, holiday shopping, and that essentially New York fall feel await!bridge-1046221_1280

7. Portland, Oregon -

The salmon are running, the squashes are ready, and hop season is well underway in Portland, one of the most autumnal cities you can visit on the West Coast.

8. Anchorage, Alaska -

While you may not think of it as anything but a winter destination, Anchorage in autumn is absolutely breathtaking. The prices, crowd levels, and leaves all drop during this season, and the Northern Lights shine brighter. Ride the Alaska Railroad for the best countryside views.

Autumn in Anchorage

Autumn in Anchorage

9. Providence, Rhode Island -

Amazing fall foliage with amazing fall festivals and entertainment options make Providence a can’t miss autumn location. Leaf peepers will love this spot!

10. Boston, Massachusetts -

Harvard’s campus is buzzing with fun fall activity, all the students donning school sweatshirts and school spirit. Fully embrace the season by skipping rocks along the Charles River, checking out local bookstores, and hitting all the coffee shops around town.



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