Visit Melton

Discover Melton’s bustling markets, quirky shops and unique events or retreat to the stunning countryside in the backdrop of Belvoir Castle. Steeped in history and heritage yet rich in variety, Melton has something for everyone to discover.

See, Do & Stay

Things to Do & Places to Stay

Discover amazing heritage, beautiful countryside, fun adventures, and unique rural stays from luxury glamping hideaways to hotels on a grand scale. Perfectly placed for country walks, strolls through ‘Rural Capital of Food’ Melton Mowbray, or much-needed rest and relaxation.

Attractions Map

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In the north east of Leicestershire, Pork Pies and Stilton cheese are made here and at the heart of Melton’s appeal. English royalty’s association with Melton goes back to the 1100s and a market has stood here for over 1,000 years. It’s time to rediscover Melton!

Hidden Food Tours

Boutique Walking Food Tours

Discover the history, the tastes, and the stories of the artisan producers in Melton Mowbray – the Rural Capital of Food.

Guided History Tours

HistoryFare Walking Tours

A walk through history to discover the wonderful heritage of the historic market town of Melton Mowbray.

Round Corner Brewery

Tour & Tasting – Book Your Tour Slot!

Fancy poking around behind the scenes to hear about the secrets behind award-winning beers!

Royal Melton Trail

Uncover the Story!

Located on the ancient Great North Road with links to royalty around every corner, come and explore Melton Mowbray.

Historic Towns Trail

Historic Market Towns

Discover centuries of history that have shaped delightful market towns and pretty-as-a-picture villages.

Historic Leicestershire

Historic Market Towns and Villages

Historic treasures are scattered throughout Leicestershire, in its city, its towns and its villages.

Family Days Out

Family fun in Leicestershire

From Twinlakes Theme Park to Belvoir Castle Adventure Playground, whatever adventure you’re after, it’s right here.

Melton’s Food Festivals

Taste the Place!

Enjoy a day out at one of our annual festivals – Cheese, Pies, Chocolate and Food & Drink.

Pie, Bread & Sausage Making Experiences

Group Experience available

Join Brockleby’s fantastic workshop’s, to make your own authentic Melton Mowbray pork pie or 2 loaves of bread!


Discover Your Active Escape

Gentle adventures, thrill-seeking challenges, learn a new sport or just have active family fun in the countryside.

Gourmet Short Breaks

Discover Our Gastronomic Experiences

One for foodies! Check out pork pies, all the cheese you could want to build a few days away tailored exactly for you.

Groups & Coach Tours

Free Dedicated Coach Bays at Wilton Road Car Park.

Our latest Travel Trade Guide and suggested itineraries to plan your visit.

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