Official visitor website for Leicestershire

For tourism businesses in Leicester and Leicestershire


Tourism in Leicester and Leicestershire is worth over £1.6 billion per year to the local economy and is the second-fastest growing industry in the city and county.

To support this growing sector, these pages offer a one stop shop for information for, and about businesses and organisations with an interest in the Leicester and Leicestershire tourism industry.

They contain all the information that matters for the Leicester and Leicestershire tourism industry including the latest news and developments, marketing opportunities such as involvement in campaigns and publications, business development, key industry events, a library of research documents, and contacts for further information.




Take a look at these opportunities for your business

Leicestershire Promotions Tourism & Hospitality Awards 2018

At a sparkling gala awards ceremony with a Rio de Janeiro theme, held at the Athena in Leicester on Thursday 29th November the winners were announced.


See who the winners were!

Brexit Special Leicestershire Tourism Forum

‘Trading Through Brexit’ was this year's theme for our forum and focussed on ensuring your business is ready for the future, whatever it looks like!

Download the presentations

Marketing Opportunities with

Make the most of your presence on GoLeicestershire and promote your business to over 1.5 million web visitors.

Don't get left behind

Want to be part of the Great Days Out Guide 2019?

Our Great Days Out guide is the only guide to attractions, places to eat and drink and things to see and do in and around Leicestershire.

Advertising rates


Tourism businesses in Leicester and Leicestershire are being offered free business support to help them grow, develop and capitalise on new commercial opportunities. Business consultancy, Winning Moves will deliver the programme, which is part of the Collaborate business support project, helping 130 SMEs in the region. Working in partnership with Leicestershire Promotions, qualifying companies will be able to access a range of support including one-to-one coaching with tourism sector specialists, workshops and masterclasses – all tailored to the needs of the business and with no cost.

It is a perfect time for hospitality businesses to seize the opportunities presented by a rise in visitor numbers in Leicester and Leicestershire. Whether a business wants to market itself more effectively through social media, attract more customers, outperform competition or stand out from the crowd, this programme can help them succeed. Through tools, techniques and business coaching, participants can learn to master the art of encouraging more visitors to stay longer and spend more

Call us for details of the next workshops - 0116 225 4000

For more information see:

Download the Collaborate Programme flyer here