This is a county with something for everyone, whether it’s long family days in the countryside, a shopping spree, meandering through our villages, maybe a history and heritage weekend, some lively nightlife, or a culture break. This is also a county of contrasts – with an impressive and captivating history, and ancient castles and scenery which have inspired artists, photographers and those who simply want to stand and stare at the great landscapes. There is also ultra-modern shopping, eating out, arts and culture, bags of sporting activities, and some of the best hotels you’ll find in England.
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It’s famous for its cheeses and pork pies, but there is so much more to discover when you’re eating out in Leicestershire.
High street chains, one-off independents and quirky specialists – they’re all waiting for the shopaholic.
Arts & culture
From creative arts to performing arts and from British culture to multi-culture, Leicestershire has it all.
Whether you are spectating or participating you will find action, adrenaline and adventure in Leicestershire.
From its lively city centre to its quiet country pubs, there’s an enjoyable night out for everyone in Leicestershire.
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Business & property
With a prime location, in the middle of the country, Leicestershire is a popular place to do business.
Places to stay
Whether you want to stay here in style, luxury, comfort or just cheaply, you’ll be spoilt for choice!
With so many things to do and places to go, Leicestershire offers a wealth of opportunities for a memorable day out
Reasons to visit
There are dozens of reasons to love it here – these are a few of our favourites.
You can pack a lot into a couple of days – try this itinerary to make the most of it.
Officially the most central location in the country, Leicestershire is within easy reach, wherever you are based.
If you have some time to spare, why not head slightly further afield and see what lies on Leicestershire’s doorstep?