Tourism and Travel
Leicestershire is a beautiful county at the heart of England, a county where timeless villages really do exist and market towns actually live up to their name.
Leicestershire has many places to see and visit:
Whether you are looking for a hotel, bed and breakfast, hostel or camping / caravanning site, Leicestershire has a wide range of venues to choose from:
Go Leicestershire - Tourism Services are provided for Leicestershire County Council by Go Leicestershire (Leicester Shire Promotions).
Enjoy England - details for breaks and days out in England
Leicestershire is for those who love the great outdoors and those with a passion for English history and heritage. It is a county with an unsurpassed variety of places to visit and the place to experience sporting excellence as well as arts and entertainment that is second to none. Leicestershire has superb overnight accommodation and marvelous places to eat just think of our world famous Stilton and Pork Pies. Prepare for a memorable visit!
Since late 2011 the County Council has been undertaking a review of tourism, the purpose of which has been to maximise the value and impact of the Council's investment in tourism support. The review has involved close engagement with the local tourism industry and other key partners. The conclusions of the review are being considered at the County Council's Cabinet on May 8th 2012, the Cabinet report can be viewed online.
During the review three key documents were produced and are available below:
- Tourism Delivery Review – Desk Based Research (pdf, 857 kb)
- Report of First Stakeholder Workshop 30th January 2012 (pdf, 689 kb)
- Report of Second Stakeholder Workshop 26th March 2012 (pdf, 720 kb)
Page Last Updated: 13 May 2013