The city of Leicester lies on the edge of the National Forest and on the River Soar. Arrange to rent a car and enjoy the city and the surrounding area to its full potential.
Head to Nelson Mandela Park in the city centre for a relaxing way to spend the day. If you fancy doing something different a little later on, take a stroll around the city, enjoy some retail therapy or head to Belgrave Road often referred to as the 'Golden Mile'.
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park provides a unique day out for all. Relive history with a visit to the site of the Battle of Bosworth in 1485 where King Richard III perished.
Visit the National Space Centre. Learn about the universe in the 360° planetarium and experience interactive displays and exhibits. Plenty to learn and great fun for the whole family.