Bavaria, Germany

Southern Germany’s Alpine forests fall leaves stand out against the region’s snow-dusted mountains. Visitors can enjoy the fall colors in centuries old towns such as medieval Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Dinkelsbühl and take part in some of the many wine festivals that crowd Bavaria’s fall social calendar. Germany

Kyoto, Japan

Take part in the Japanese leaf-viewing tradition of koyo by exploring the vivid autumn leaves in Kyoto, located on the island of Honshu. The dynamic fall colors outline the many architectural remains of Japan’s imperial past, making for a gorgeously historic view. kyoto japan