Yorkshire's largest city has been regenerated recently with a revitalised city centre, great parks and plenty of places to eat and drink...
Top attractions in Leeds include the Town Hall, which hosts classical music concerts, theatre productions and stand-up comedy. History enthusiasts will enjoy learning more about the city's rich military and industrial history at the Leeds Museum and the Royal Artillery Museum. Art and culture enthusiasts should not miss Leeds Art Gallery, famous for its twentieth-century art collections as well as many temporary exhibitions.
There is a wealth of things to do in West Yorkshire and Leeds car hire is an ideal way to see the local attractions. Tourists will fly to Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), where there are a number of car rental options.
Visitors to Leeds are well placed to explore the stunning landscapes of the Peak District and the Yorkshire Dales, both nearby...
Other nearby places to visit include the towns of Bradford and Sheffield, with Bradford being around 30 minutes' drive away, and Sheffield around an hour. If you fancy a bit of sunbathing, the famous seaside resort of Scarborough is around 90 minutes' drive away.
York is also a popular destination for tourists travelling to Leeds and the surrounding area; with a wealth of attractions such as York Minster, The Jorvik Viking Centre and the National Railway Museum; while also nearby are the attractive towns of Halifax and Harrogate.
Yorkshire is a great place to enjoy the great outdoors. Whether you want to soak up some amazing architecture or just relax in the fresh air, don't miss Harewood House, an imposing Georgian mansion with beautiful gardens and a great playground for younger visitors.
For a fun and educational day out with a difference head to Tropical World, which contains a vast collection of exotic plants.