Activities in Leicester

Those who visit Leicester will soon discover they can experience various activities surrounded by some glorious countryside.

Golfing in Leicester is well known for its large selection of golf courses, with over 25 public and private courses. Amongst some of the best golf courses in Leicestershire include Kilworth Springs, Longcliffe, Rothley park and Kirby Muxloe.

Watersports in Leicester play a big role in the activity range in Leicester and can be enjoyed by locals and those visiting. Scuba diving in Leicester is located at Stoney Cove the UK’s National Diving Centre. Rutland water with one of the largest reservoirs in Europe offers numerous and some excellent facilities including sailing, windsurfing and canoeing.

If you want to try your hand at climbing in Leicester, there are numerous centres available including Leicester’s outdoor pursuits centre, The Tower Rock Climbing Centre at Leicester Leys leisure centre, The Climbing Station located just 3 minutes’ drive from the centre of Loughborough and RockBlok an outdoor activity centre on the North Shore of Rutland Water.