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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

Autumn bird walk at Bradgate Park

Sun 28 Oct 2018

Autumn is a magical time in the Park, not only for the famous Deer Rut, but for many of our birds. We should see plenty of finch and tit flocks, winter thrushes, wild fowl on the River Lin and birds of prey including Buzzard and Kestrel.


Last updated June 2016