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.

Choose How You Move 

 

Guided walk

Guided walks

Guided Walk

Sun 25 Aug 2019

Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.

Market Bosworth

 
 
 
Guided Walk

Sat 31 Aug 2019

Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.

Market Bosworth

 
 
 
Guided Walk

Sun 1 Sep 2019

Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.

Market Bosworth

 
 
 
Guided Walk

Sat 7 Sep 2019

Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.

Market Bosworth

 
 
 

Sun 8 Sep 2019

We are offering free backstage and history tours in conjunction with Hello Heritage and the Snibston Heritage Trust to bring you a day of fascinating facts and figures from behind the scenes of the Century Theatre.

Coalville

 
 
 
Guided Walk

Sun 8 Sep 2019

Join one of our experienced Guides for an informative 2 km guided walk exploring the Battle of Bosworth, the death of King Richard III and the unlikely victory of Henry Tudor.

Market Bosworth

 
 
 

Sun 8 Sep 2019

Join Leicestershire Industrial History Society and Swannington Heritage Trust for a tour of the 1855-1873 Califat Coal Mine. Explore two engine house complexes, the miners’ cottages and an 18th century haystack boiler. No booking required.

Coalville

 
 
 

Sun 8 Sep 2019

A walk through time from pre-history to the age of the Victorians. Come and learn how humans have occupied the site through the ages.

Coalville