GoLeicestershire – Faith Tourism in Leicestershire

GoLeicestershire – Faith Tourism in Leicestershire

The  GoLeicestershire website has a very good section on faith tourism.

Leicester and Leicestershire are steeped in a diverse mix of cultures and faiths. You can visit historical churches set in the rolling countryside of Leicestershire. With some dating back to Anglo-Saxon times.

In the centre of Leicester you can also visit Leicester Cathedral which dates back to Norman times and is in the heart of Leicester’s Old Town, where you will also find the unique Jain Centre. This Hindu temple is a magnificent piece of architecture, which contains hand carved pillars sandstone dome and ceiling, white marble shrines and mirror tiled walls.