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Richard III Trail

Leicester, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Rutland

100 km / 62 miles
The Richard III Trail is a linear walk from Richard's birthplace in Fotheringhay to the Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, the site (more or less) of his death, passing through Leicester, site of his reburial, along the way.

Background information on the historical and architectural sites on the route through Leicester can be downloaded from the website below.


Details:

Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Other Paths
Average Gradients
Agricultural land
Urban
Architectural
Monarchy
Start: TL060932 - Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK402000 - Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, Leicestershire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2017
Web Sites: Choose How You Move - Richard III Trail

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF Richard III Trail  (Leicestershire County Council  - 2017 ) Download

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 140, 141, 142
OS Landranger Active 140, 141, 142
OS Explorer 224, 227, 232, 233, 234
OS Explorer Active 224, 227, 232, 233, 234

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Path
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Path
Self-catering
Shepherds Rest Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
52 Km
Self-catering
Wheatridge Barn  (bookable online)
3 Km
52 Km
Hotels
3 Km
62 Km
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The Belmont Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
68 Km
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Ibis Hotel Leicester  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
68 Km
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< 1 Km
69 Km
Self-catering
Leather Factors Building  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
69 Km
Hotels
< 1 Km
69 Km
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Hotel Maiyango  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
69 Km
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Holiday Inn Leicester City  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
69 Km
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Castle Park Hotel Limited  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
69 Km
Self-catering
< 1 Km
70 Km
B & B Accommodation
Abinger Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
70 Km
B & B Accommodation
Campbell's Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
71 Km
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South Fork Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
72 Km
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Hilton Leicester  (bookable online)
1 Km
75 Km
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Leicester Marriott Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
75 Km
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Sunshine Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
92 Km
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Oaks Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
93 Km
B & B Accommodation
Softleys  (bookable online)
3 Km
99 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bed & Breakfast at Vale Farm  (bookable online)
5 Km
100 Km

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Route Profile:

99.2 Km (61.6 miles)
1,260 m (4,134 ft) ascent
198 m (650 ft)  maximum height

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