Official visitor website for Leicestershire

Walking and guided walks in Leicestershire

Get out into the fresh air, relax and enjoy nature. Head to one of Leicestershire's many parks such as Bradgate Country Park to see the ruins of the childhood home of Lady Jane Grey and the folly Old John, or Market Bosworth Country Park to explore its landscape, or visit one of the parks located in the city such as Abbey Park, Victoria Park or Castle Gardens.

Whether you’re strolling around an historic town, striding between museums, or rambling in the woods, finding your way on foot is a great way to relax, discover new places and meet new people. The best way to get around Leicester is on foot – most sights and attractions are within a short stroll.

View the Choose How You Move website for information and maps on places to walk in Leicester and Leicestershire.

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Guided walk

Guided walks

Thu 12 Apr 2018

Thursday 12th April Lutterworth & District Museum Special Tour followed by Lunch or Afternoon Tea in Back in Time for Tea 1940's Cafe The tour will include a never been seen before video of Sir Frank Whittle and famous Spitfire plane


An Officer and a Gentleman

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Meet members of the show’s cast and creative team, with a Q&A over coffee. Followed by a tour of the set with a member of the stage management team.


Spring bird walk

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Spring is an excellent time to discover some of the birds that can be found in Bradgate Park. At this time of the year, the activity of our resident birds will be increasing as the breeding season gets underway.



Sat 12 May 2018

Saturday 12th May Day Trip to Concorde Museum & Jet Engine Museum



Sat 19 - Thu 31 May 2018

Walks for all ages and abilities to enjoy. Guided and themed walks. Beautiful places to explore around the 200 square miles of the National Forest.



Sat 19 May 2018

Take a leisurely stroll around the farm and woodland, taking in Canadian Bison, Red Deer, Alpacas and many more. Finish with a visit to the Antlers and Alpaca coffee and gift shop for refreshments



Sat 19 May 2018

Starting from Copt Oak Church, next to Copt Oak Pub LE67 9PJ (parking at church courtesy of church council. Entrance at side of pub). Making use of public and permissive paths, this walk covers some of the best countryside in Charnwood



Sat 19 May 2018



Last updated June 2016