From family attractions to excellent conference facilities, Leicestershire has a lot to offer. Leicester has a newly revitalized city centre with loads of shopping opportunities. Worn out from shopping? Relax for a while in a street cafe, or have dinner in a local pub. Need to burn off that pot pie? Pick up your mountain bike from your Leicestershire hotel and head out to the countryside. Rent a barge and sail on the Grand Union Canal, hop on the steam train at the Great Central Railway. Attend a local festival or browse through one of the many world class museums. Leicestershire's attractions will keep you busy for a long time.
The East Midlands Airport provides some excellent flight connections throughout the UK and Europe. You can easily travel by train to your Leicestershire hotel as trains start in St Pancras London and pass through most of the major towns in the county including Leicester. Leicestershire is only about 2 hours by car from London along the M1. National Express buses stop in at a large number of towns and villages in Leicestershire.