Group Travel

Leicester and Leicestershire is a destination brimming with exciting tour ideas and places to visit for your group.

King Richard III

Leicestershire's ultimate King Richard III group experience:- we have a fantastic selection of things to do, places to stay and to eat and drink in the city and county. Following huge international interest in the recent discovery of King Richard III in Grey Friars car park in Leicester, a superb new visitor centre ‘King Richard III:Dynasty, Death and Discovery’ has opened in the city. The centre is a world class interactive and immersive exhibition, accessible to all and tells the story of the King’s life, his brutal death at Bosworth Field and the fascinating story of his rediscovery. The reinterment of the mortal remains of King Richard III will take place at Leicester Cathedral in Spring 2015 - for full details click here.

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Discover contemporary city style and rural tranquility in the vibrant city and county of Leicester and Leicestershire. You will experience award-winning attractions, tasty local food and drink, exciting history and heritage, rolling countryside, along with a world class arts and culture programme of productions and performances throughout the year. You will also enjoy a spot of retail therapy in market towns, shopping centres and local markets.

There's so much to see and do you will need more than one day to discover it all. You and your group can stay in accommodation from just £35, where you can relax after a busy day exploring.

We can organise a number of general of themed guided walks around Leicester's historic city by one of our fully qualified Blue Badge guides.

Latest news: New coach parking arrangements for group travel visitors to Leicester

Here's a selection of accommodation that offer great facilities and offers for group organisers


Hinckley Island Hotel


Hinckley Island, A5 Watling Street, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 3JA

Located within easy reach of the M6, M69 & M1 motorways, this hotel provides a perfect base for exploring central England.

Stylish and spacious rooms with free Health Club and swimming pool, free wi-fi. Free car park – 600 spaces. Winner of ‘Access for All Tourism Award’ 2012.




College Court

College Court

College Court, College Court Conference Centre, Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3UF

College Court has been refurbished in a sixties retro style and is located a convenient 10 minute drive from the centre of Leicester. It is close to the Botanical Gardens where you can take a leisurely stroll during the evening or to walk off your full English breakfast!

The accommodation is stylish and caters for those with access difficulties. They have a relaxing room where you can sit and enjoy some traditional board games with a fully licenced bar and unlimited free tea and coffee from the machines located around the centre.

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