Leicestershire – the ideal destination for groups

Are you a tour planner or group travel organiser looking for a new destination to include in your next tour or day trip programme?  Are you looking for somewhere to take a group of your friends or family for a great day out or a short break?

Whether it’s for five or 50 people, Leicestershire offers everything you need to put together an enjoyable visit. Whether you come for the day, or enjoy a weekend or mid-week break, you’ll return home with many memorable experiences.

From world-famous food and drink in Melton Mowbray, the UK’s ‘Rural Capital of Food’, to the remarkable story of King Richard III in Leicester and Market Bosworth, and from a heritage steam-hauled railway in Loughborough to the fascinating National Space Centre and the award-winning Curve Theatre in Leicester, there’s much to choose from.

To help you plan a visit, we’ve put together a few itinerary suggestions.

We’re very proud of our county. We look forward to welcoming you here very soon.

For help with your plans for visiting Leicestershire with a group, call us on 0116 299 6666 or email janine.williams@l-p-l.com.
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Featured visitor attraction

King 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.

  • Group size: 15 or more
  • Preferential admission rate of £7.00 per person – prices held for 2018
  • Dedicated group booking office
  • Personal welcome by a member of our Visitor Services team
  • Free entry for tour leader and coach driver
  • Free familiarisation visit for group leaders on confirmation of booking

Good access for visitors with disabilities. Convenient coach drop-off point. City centre location.

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Last updated January 2018