Spend Summer in Southwest Illinois
Get away to the Great Rivers & Routes region in southwest Illinois!
Enjoy the sounds of sweet music floating above the river, awesome jaw-dropping river adventures, leisurely cruises along Route 66, romantic retreats, family fun and a taste of local dishes.
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The winding river road is the perfect backdrop for river adventures all along the byway. Whether zip lining, parasailing, biking, hiking, fishing, boating, or taking in a round of golf in Alton or Godfrey, you'll never run out of things to do and places to see. Make a weekend of it, and check out these local lodging properties that are family-friendly and perfect for a quick summer getaway. Find all of our deals and packages to plan your getaway.
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