About Melton

About Melton

Steeped in tradition and famous for its food and drink, Melton Mowbray is situated in the north east of Leicestershire.

Melton Mowbray

Melton Mowbray is in the north east of Leicestershire, close to the picturesque Vale of Belvoir which literally translated means 'beautiful view'.

Steeped in rural tradition, this part of the county is famous for its fine food and drink, including the infamous Melton Mowbray Pork Pie, Stilton cheese and locally brewed ales, wines and Sloe gin.

Get a taste of these tasty goodies at local pubs, cafes or restaurants. Why not make up your own picnic packed with local food and drink whilst you're exploring the area?

Explore the bustling market town of Melton Mowbray, with historic buildings and traditional markets selling everything from clocks to cattle.

Children will enjoy a trip to Twinlakes, an exciting family attraction, or head to Burrough Hill Country Park - the perfect place to go kite flying.

Explore the Vale of Belvoir by foot, bike or horseback. Visit Belvoir Castle where you can tour this magnificent castle and its gardens.

With so much to see and do you'll need more than one day to discover it all. Whether you are travelling on a budget, or want to treat yourself to country house style, the area of Melton Mowbray has an amazing selection of accommodation.


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