New guide to help visitors plan a great day out in Leicester and Leicestershire

Visitors can plan a great day in Leicester and Leicestershire with the help of a new guide. The new Great Days Out 2017 guide has been launched to provide tips and recommendations for inspiring days out in the city and county this year.

Families, couples and individuals can use the guide to find out more about the story of the discovery of King Richard III, to discover great events and festivals, and check attractions and places to visit. It also includes insider tips for great days out in Leicester and Leicestershire, a comprehensive what’s on listing, travel information and a handy location map of the city and county.

The guides will be distributed throughout Leicester, Leicestershire and surrounding areas in preparation for the Easter holiday break. Copies will be available from visitor centres, tourist information centres and visitor attractions across the city and county. A PDF version will also be available to download from

The guide has been produced by Leicestershire Promotions with support from Leicester and Leicestershire tourism partners.

Martin Peters, Chief Executive of Leicestershire Promotions, added: “The Great Days Out guide is one of the only publications to provide access to local destination information for visitors planning a great day out in Leicester and Leicestershire.”