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Families can choose from 10 attractions on new short break in Leicester and Leicestershire

A new short break package has been launched in Leicester and Leicestershire for 2016. The Stay Play Explore family breaks provide families with a choice of three from 10 family-friendly visitor attractions, plus high quality overnight accommodation, all from just £139.

The Stay Play Explore break offers major savings on standard admission and room rates. Attractions and experiences include:

• an out-of-this-world experience at National Space Centre
• indoor and outdoor experiences at Conkers
• magical theme park at Twinlakes Park
• the world primate centre at Twycross Zoo
• petting the animals at Stonehurst Family Farm
• tobogganing and sno-tubing at Swadlincote Ski Centre
• ranger-led activities at Conkers
• outdoor activities at Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre
• crazy golf and pedalos at Bosworth Water Park
• activity sessions at Rosliston Forestry Centre

Co-ordinated by Leicester Shire Promotions, the Stay Play Explore breaks can be booked online at

Martin Peters, Chief Executive of Leicester Shire Promotions said: “Last year marked the tenth anniversary of our Stay Play Explore breaks. Since they were launched in 2005, the campaigns have generated in excess of 125,000 bednights which shows their enduring popularity. This year, we’ve doubled the choice of attractions and activities available to 10 of the best family experiences in Leicester and Leicestershire.”