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Europe in October
Written by Arundhati Toshniwal on January 6, 2022 Share on

Europe in October – Chill yet Pleasant!

Europe is the home to amazing cities all around the world! No doubt why Europe is on everyone’s bucket list! Visiting Europe can be hectic and stressful in terms of crowds, pace, prices for transportation and accommodation and so on! Not to worry as we are here to solve all your questions. Europe in October is all about pleasant and chill weather. The touristy season recedes and the cities can be explored widely and freely whereas accommodation prices drop too. This makes October the great time to visit and explore the unexplored! Come back home with wonderful souvenirs, memories, pictures and maybe even living style! Undoubtedly, it is a great month to explore this precious continent!

Weather in Europe in October

Europe in October is a perfect time to travel on a budget. The accommodations and travelling charges are cheaper as compared to other months; therefore it makes the perfect time to visit most places in Europe. The crowd is less and you can easily and freely explore the continent. The average temperature in Europe in October can be from 20 degrees to as low as 5 degrees Celsius. The southern countries enjoy the warm climate and you can have a fun and warm vacation even in October whereas the northern countries freeze up. 

Also read – 15 Things ‘NOT’ to do on your Europe Vacation – Have Fun!

Europe in October
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What to Wear in Europe in October

If you are planning to visit northern countries in October there is one thing you need the most – warm and comfortable clothes! There can be freezing cold in some cities so if you don’t want to catch a cold, cough or even worse, frostbite, make sure you have warm clothes. Make sure you pack all your warm clothes into your backpack. Fashion in Europe is all about comfortability and mix-matching. Layer up whatever you want and be confident. Make sure your footwear is perfect for the winter season and hop on to explore this wonderful continent!

If you are planning to visit Southern countries, then no need to worry about what to wear or what not to wear. The climate is warm and you can wear anything you wish! 

Also read – 20 Best Winter Destinations in Europe – Chilling Vibes!

Places to Visit in Europe in October

  1. Madrid, Spain
  2. Edinburgh, Scotland
  3. Prague, Czech Republic
  4. Budapest, Hungary
  5. Venice, Italy
  6. Athens, Greece
 

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1. Madrid, Spain

  • Average High Temperature: 19°C | Average Low Temperature: 11°C

Madrid is the capital of Spain, which boosts multicultural history, amazing monuments and unique gastronomy. The city houses enormous museums, archaic Cathedrals and the Spanish monarchy. All football fanatics know that it is the home of local club Real Madrid! It is known for its nightlife and chilling bars. Enjoy the humid climate almost all year round!

Also read – 10 Best Flea Markets in Europe – Wander and Explore!

dawn in Madrid spain, Europe in October
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2. Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Average High Temperature: 13°C | Average Low Temperature: 6°C

Edinburgh is an ancient city with a modern twist in Scotland. It is the capital city and known for the Castle of Edinburgh. It is the epitome of medieval relics and Georgian grandeur. Explore the extinct volcano, world-class art, and many more exciting activities. Not to forget, the great attractions such as World of Illusions and Camera Obscura and have a wonderful escapade. 

castle in Edinburgh, Scotland, Europe in October
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3. Prague, Czech Republic

  • Average High Temperature: 14°C | Average Low Temperature: 6°C

Prague is all about medieval history and centuries-old streets! If you are fantasized about history then this is your endgame! The city is about 800 years (yes, you heard it right!) and still retains its bohemian and aesthetic vibes. The town streets tell tales of the kingdom and display chic artistic patterns. The people are traditional and sophisticated with new modern world inspiration. Explore the colourful buildings, Gothic churches, huge gardens and so much more. Discover Prague and witness some picturesque scenery. 

Also read – 15 Best Winter Festivals in Europe – Unleash the fun!

Prague castle, Europe in October
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4. Budapest, Hungary

  • Average High Temperature: 16°C | Average Low Temperature: 8°C

Budapest is the finest of all European cities, where you can explore beautiful cafes, Neo-Gothic sites and flattering bridges. Shop unique souvenirs and Hungarian delicacies for your loved ones. Not to forget, the Buda Castle to explore and witness the history. Get to know about the culture (music, film, theatre, dance and visual art) of this Hungarian capital city. Rave in the various festivals or relax in the gardens, Budapest has everything for everyone! 

monument in budapest, hungary
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5. Venice, Italy

  • Average High Temperature: 18°C | Average Low Temperature: 10°C

Tourist magnet for centuries, Venice is all about love and romance! Its unique and flawless architecture, romantic canals and amazing monuments are a must visit and explore. The floating city hasn’t changed a bit and still has that ancient and classic influence. The city follows strict rules and regulations to preserve its charms. The weather is also very mild and chill and perfect to explore this lovely city and is a great time to explore and float by the canals freely (without any crowd)! 

Also read – Croatia in August- For an amazing European vacation!

canal of venice italy
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6. Athens, Greece

  • Average High Temperature: 23°C | Average Low Temperature: 15°C

The capital city preserves the culture of ancient Greece. Buildings, temples, and many more monuments date back to the 5th century BC and are still preserved brilliantly! These ancient monuments still dominate the city and are the only reason Athens is one of the best-preserved cities in the world. Experience the true essence of Greece and enjoy the vacation.

Athens, europe in october
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This special continent offers so much variety in diversity! From ancient cities to modern technologies, Europe has it all! So, no more waiting, get your backpacks ready because it is just the time for you to catch a plane and visit Europe! Check out Pickyourtrail, as it offers amazing deals and prices on Europe tour packages. Cast everything at your own pace as you can also customise your Europe itinerary on your own! I know, your hand is already on your doorknob, hahaha!

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