Oh how we love to explore France as the season changes to bring fall colors and autumn joy and Chenonceaux France is one destination to consider. We have found 12 reasons why you should plan a road trip to visit the French countryside as nature paints a pallette of beautiful colors against incredible architecture and so much more. Our contributor Kelly shares her experiences and images from her twelve day tour of France itinerary. So breathe in the crisp air of fall, bundle up and let's find out what a tour of Chenonceaux can offer a wanderlust traveler.
Travel to Gatineau Park and experience the Fall Rhapsody of orange and red colors that Ottawa residents enjoy every year. The park has an extensive system of trails for everyone to enjoy and immerse themselves in the colors of autumn. It is an excellent way to extend a vacation getaway to Canada's capital during the autumn season before winter strikes with its powerful hand.
Now is the time to immerse yourself in peak autumn colors in Quebec, Canada. Plan your weekend escape before it's too late. To give you a sample of what you can see there, this video by Christopher Dormoy of the Quebec Laurentiens and Parc de la Riviere Doncaster will transport you to the peace and serenity of the mountains, lakes and streams surrounded by trees in vivid red and orange hues of autumn. The video takes you on an aerial journey through The Laurentiens, a mountainous area not far from Montreal that is a very popular tourist destination for exploring beautiful nature. You can hike, bike, canoe, fish, kayak, camp, and so much more there. Also featured in this video are scenes from Parc de la Riviere Doncaster, a nature preserves in the Laurentides region where you can enjoy beautiful fall scenery by walking on paths alongside a picturesque river.
Summer is over and thankfully nature provides us a fireworks of fall color that with cooler temperatures draws us out to hike and explore parks and cities. Day trips rank number one for travelers to find the color hues of autumn followed by weekend getaways in a cabin or bed and breakfast near the woods. Our dreams of hiking to the rustle of leaves under our feet and babbling brooks carrying a single red maple leaf cascading over rocks and getting caught by a branch gets us planning a road trip somewhere in the fall. But where should we plan a trip?
Savor the beauty of fall scenery in this inspirational video of the Adirondack Mountains of New York. Listen to the sounds of nature, gaze across lakes at landscape perfectly mirrored by the still water, duplicating the incredibly colorful scenery. The mist rising from the brooks and streams are surreal looking. You will be soaring over the trees of red and golden leaves. Experience the serenity of standing in the middle of the forest as the leaves fall around you and lakes so still they look like glass. This video will spark your wanderlust to explore autumn in the Adirondacks. Explore visitadirondacks.com to learn about where to go in the Adirondacks for scenic fall drives, special events and festivals and where to stay.
We're taken on a timelapse journey of fall in this video of Asheville, North Carolina where the mountains, countryside and city are ablaze with vibrant fall colors. The timelapse effect beautifully captures the colorful landscape as the sun rises in the morning to its peak in the afternoon, with the varying effects of the sun and clouds floating over the landscape creating many impressions throughout the day, finally ending with the warm sunset casting its low light on the picturesque scenery. The lush Blue Ridge Mountains extends through this area with fall colors that are spectacular. Fall in Asheville provides many tips and information on what to see and do during this very popular season in Asheville.
Immerse yourself in fall with this stunning video filmed in the North Eastern USA. From mystical-like scenes of dawn breaking and mist rising from a lake to the delicate sound of water from a stream that is surrounded by trees in vivid autumn colors. You will be enveloped by the red and golden leaves falling from tall trees to a single leaf being tossed around by the breeze. Bask in the beauty of fall in this superb video.
This gorgeous video takes you soaring over New Hampshire's amazing fall landscape. Brilliant reds of trees at their peak of color, clear blue lakes and streams dotted with colorful fallen leaves, foliage in hues so vibrant they are almost unbelievable. You'll be whisked along paths and forests and trees to a pleasant soundtrack that accompanies your flight over the extraordinary fall landscape. You will be looking down upon trees in neon shades of red and orange as you fly along.
We love this refreshing and exhilarating autumn video that takes you on an escape to the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. You may find yourself taking a deep breath as you view the dazzling technicolor fall landscape of the scenic Blue Ridge mountain range. The narration is very inspiring and the music selection moving and perfect for the setting. You may feel a little more relaxed and invigorated after watching this superb short travel video. It makes us want to watch it again and again for the breathtaking scenes of fall colors and the story it tells of getting away from it all. You may find yourself planning your road trip escape this fall to the Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains.
This video is a masterpiece of gorgeous fall colors set in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park during the peak of fall. You will be treated to spectacular color and stunning visual images of the fall landscape and amazing wildlife. The timelapse sequences of streams, sunsets and shooting stars at night are breathtaking. The peaceful scenes of the landscape are like a work of art, evoking a feeling of calm and serenity as you watch the awe-inspiring videography. This fall is a great time to visit the Smoky Mountains, America's most visited park, as it is part of the US National Park Service which is celebrating 100 years of service. Take a look at these 25 Things To Do in the fall in the Great Smoky Mountains. Gatlinburg, in south Tennesse, is considered the place to start your Smoky Mountain adventure.