Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Leicester, England

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
[A1] Abbey Park (must see)
[A2] Abbey Park Café
[A3] Abbey Pumping Station (must see)
[A4] All Saints Church
[A5] Athena
[A6] Belgrave Hall Museum (must see)
[A7] Central Baptist Church
[A8] Central Lending Library
[A9] Charles Moore Collection
[B1] Church of Mary de Castro
[B2] Clarence House
[B3] Curve Theatre (must see)
[B4] De Montfort Hall
[B5] Dominoes Of Leicester
[B6] Grand Hotel
[B7] Guru Nanak Sikh Museum
[B8] HSBC Bank (formerly known as Midland Bank)
[B9] Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower (must see)
[C1] Holy Trinity Church
[C2] Jain Center
[C3] Jewry Wall Museum (must see)
[C4] LCB Depot
[C5] Leicester Castle and Castle Gardens (must see)
[C6] Leicester Cathedral (must see)
[C7] Leicester Central Mosque
[C8] Leicester HM Prison
[C9] Leicester Market (must see)
[D1] Leicester Print Workshop
[D2] Leicester Railway Station and Thomas Cook Statue
[D3] Leicester Royal Infirmary Museum
[D4] Leicester Square Venue
[D5] Leicester University
[D6] Leicestershire County Cricket Club Museum
[D7] Magazine Gateway
[D8] Mosh
[D9] National Gas Museum
[E1] National Space Center (must see)
[E2] New Walk Museum and Art Gallery (must see)
[E3] Newarke Houses (must see)
[E4] Phoenix Square
[E5] Ruins of the Abbey (must see)
[E6] Secular Hall
[E7] Shree Jalaram Prarthana Mandal (Sri Jalarambapa Temple)
[E8] St. George's Church
[E9] St. James the Greater Church
[F1] St. Margaret's Church
[F2] St. Nicholas' Church
[F3] St. Peter's Church
[F4] Synagogue of Leicester
[F5] The City Rooms
[F6] The Guildhall (must see)
[F7] The Old Horse
[F8] The SHED
[F9] The Seventh Day Adventist Church
[G1] The Turkey Cafe
[G2] The West End Gallery
[G3] The Y (Theatre)
[G4] Thomas Cook building
[G5] Top Hat Terrace
[G6] Town Hall
[G7] Victoria Park
[G8] War Memorial
[G9] Watermead Country Park (must see)
[H1] Welford Road Cemetery

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:


Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates
Choose a Hotel*:


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*:
Email*: