Get inspired to travel this October

Summer might be gone for another year, but there's still a selection of sensational fun to be had across the UK this month! Check out our handy guide below to make the most out of this fantastic season.

Trip inspiration

Whether you're looking for an action-packed day filled with family adventures, a fun day out to a theme park or a bustling city trip, here's a few ideas to get you thinking...

City trips


The vibrant heart of Birmingham, England's second capital city, is just a comfortable coach journey away with our fantastic Day Return deals.

If you're looking to experience authentic British tradition, culture, shopping and entertainment, there's really no better place to visit than this lively, diverse city.


Packed with award-winning city centre attractions, breathtaking coast and countryside plus a cultural scene to rival the capital, you won't be short of things to do here.

A haven for shoppers, music fans and families seeking fun, Liverpool is a friendly city that welcomes millions of tourists each year.


As one of the most visited cities in the world, London needs little introduction. With such a wealth of attractions; from art and history to food and culture, you'll be spoiled for choice as to how to spend your day. From historic buildings such as Buckingham Palace and Tower Bridge and attractions like the London Eye and Madame Tussauds, London is a city that offers a memorable experience to any visitor.


A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bath invites you to explore its unique mix of stunning architecture, rich heritage and rolling countryside.

From relaxing, natural spa's to high-octane family fun, acres of Royal gardens and picturesque coastlines and beaches, Bath offers the perfect break for visitors, no matter what you're looking for.

Adventure days

Motor Safari, Cheshire

Ever fancied zooming through stunning countryside on a quad bike or 4x4? Now's your chance! Here's where you can learn to ride, before relaxing in accommodation ranging from bushcraft-style lodges to a five-star hotel.

Centre Parcs, UK-wide

Often billed as "the ultimate UK family adventure break" Centre Parcs blends the very best in both adventure and relaxation to offer the whole family the perfect break. A thrilling mix of outdoor activities, action challenges and watersports are complimented by relaxing saunas and spas, set in five beautiful locations across the UK, including Bedfordshire, Wiltshire, Suffolk, Nottinghamshire and Cumbria.

Go Ape, UK-wide

Get in touch with your inner Tarzan! If you're looking to live life a little more dangerously, while having fun with friends and family, this is the break for you. With 28 Go Ape adventures dotted around England's spectacular forests, all ages can enjoy Tree Top Adventures, Forest Segway Safaris and a forest-wide Zip Trekking Adventure.

Theme parks & more

Drayton Manor, Tamworth, Staffordshire

One of Europe's most popular theme parks, with hundreds of rides suitable for everyone from toddlers to thrill-seekers. If thrill-seeking isn't your thing, it's easy to relax with a stroll around these 280-acre grounds of lakes and parkland. There's also no shortage of choice when it comes to dining, with fast food outlets and restaurants dotted throughout the site.

Chessington World of Adventures, Surrey

A wild time is guaranteed for all at one of Europe's most popular theme parks.  Take a safari truck expedition into the mysterious African Kingdom with Zufari, the first ever theme park adventure with live animals including white rhino, giraffes and zebra. The zoo boasts more than 1000 animals from the exotic and endangered, at a venue that guarantees you a day out with a difference.

Thorpe Park, Surrey

Thorpe Park offers you some of the most extreme and exciting rides in the whole of Europe - it's a thrilling day out for adrenaline junkies. Loggers Leap - the UK's tallest log flume, and Stealth (Europe's highest and fastest launch rollercoaster) are just two of the many unique attractions at this ever-popular theme park.

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2for1 offers

Make your money go a little further and take advantage of our fantastic 2for1 offers for attractions in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Bristol.

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Brilliant sporting events

Its a great time to be living in the UK this autumn - with a wealth of fantastic sporting events, from rugby to football to NFL, there's never been a better time to don a hat and scarf and get straight to the heart of the action.

Check out our range of direct event services to see how you can soak up a bit of the sporting action this month...