We know from experience that travelers often begin planning their trip 4-6 months in advance, which means that at this point in the year, people are thinking about their fall adventures. October and November are really great months to travel. Families with school-age kids are home, and there aren’t any college students on spring break. You’ve had a moment to regroup after the flurry of summer activity, yet the craziness of the Christmas season hasn’t hit yet. These months also offer fabulous weather for being outside—it’s not as hot as summer, but still warm (with one exception on this list!).
Tanzania in October
Tanzania’s Great Migration is an incredible natural phenomena. Almost two million wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle travel over 1,000 miles