Leeds is a busy, vibrant city. Sitting at the heart of Yorkshire, it offers easy access to other major destinations and attractions and is surrounded by beautiful countryside.
As the largest city in Yorkshire, Leeds is arguably the county’s cultural heart. As well an art gallery and various museums, the city also boasts a thriving local music scene as well as hosting many festivals and events.
A short drive from Leeds will take you to some of the most stunning countryside in the UK and it’s certainly worth spending a few days exploring the area. A little way north is Harewood House. The 18th Century stately home is an ever-evolving attraction, with exquisitely designed gardens and a recently added farm experience.
Beyond there lie a number of picturesque rural areas. The Yorkshire Dales and the Peak District are both within easy reach and it’s not much further to drive to get to the North York Moors. You may also wish to visit historic York or one of the many seaside resorts that dot the Yorkshire coast.
Leeds van hire
Leeds has four universities and consequently a large student population. The process of moving into or out of the city at the start or end of term can be made a great deal easier by hiring a van with Europcar. One way rental may be of particular benefit as it negates the need to return the van to the same branch. If you’ve a few more belongings to move and you’re expecting to make a few trips, we also offer daily hire.