Official visitor website for Leicestershire
Explore Harborough

Explore Harborough's countryside

There’s no better way to relax than to experience some of England’s finest countryside here in southern Leicestershire.

Enjoy our wide open spaces as you experience quintessential England at its best. Rolling hills, picturesque villages, lakes, woodlands, rivers and canalways, it’s all here for you to explore.

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Leave the car behind and explore the rolling countryside and beautiful villages and towns of Harborough on foot.

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Offering miles of off-road bridleways, permissive routes and toll rides, horse riding provides a fabulous way to explore the area.

For a variety of day rides, holiday rides and open access rides see our Ride Leicestershire pages.


Cycling track

Experience the freedom that only a riding a bike can bring you. Explore a meandering, gentle undulating, well planned route. 

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Leisure facilities

Running is one of the cheapest forms of exercising and despite what many people think – it can be enjoyable!

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