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Bring your group to Leicester and Leicestershire

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

Discover contemporary city style and rural tranquillity with 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.

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

Guided walk

King Richard III

Richard III visitor centre

Home to the final resting place of King Richard III, the last English king to be killed in battle is Leicester Cathedral. You can find out more about the fascinating story of the discovery of his grave under a Leicester car park in 2012 at the award-winning King Richard III Visitor Centre.

To complete the story, why not visit Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, the scene of the King's final battle in 1485?

See the King Richard III itineraries:

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See our suggested itineraries for group visits to Leicester and Leicestershire: Richard III, Food & Drink, History & Heritage, and lots more..


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Read the latest news about opportunities for group tour organisers visiting Leicester and Leicestershire.

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Coach parking

Information on coach parking facilities across the city and county can be found here.


Coach parking

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For help with your plans for visiting Leicester and Leicestershire with a group, call us on 0116 299 6666 or email

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Last updated June 2016