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You don't have to take a cruise or fly a thousand miles to a far off beach to achieve the relaxing getaway you crave. Pull up a chair, take a deep breath and let the power of the river melt your worries away. Relaxation is waiting for you all around Alton, Illinois. illinois cabins

It's time to leave the chaos of everyday life behind and unwind as you coast along the 33-mile stretch of the Meeting of the Great Rivers National Scenic Byway. Slow down and ease your way along the Great River Road embraced by the majestic bluffs and the expansive calming waters of the Mississippi River - the country's longest waterway. Once you're here, relaxing on the river is easy to do. Take a leisurely stroll through historic, charming towns and cities. Peruse the shops and explore our unique attractions. Or, put up your feet and make yourself at home just lounging with a river view.

Your chair is waiting all around Alton.

Upcoming Alton Events

May 25, 2013
'Ghosts & Gravestones' Haunted Cemetery Tour
After a brief memorial for all the people who died in Mineral Springs Mall, cars line up behind the Mineral Springs… More >

May 25, 2013
Alton Hauntings Tour
Join us for an award-winning walking tour, presented by the most authentic ghost tour in Alton and the only tour ba… More >

May 25, 2013
LIVE at Jacoby: Saturday Night
This month the Principia College Jazz Duo will perform. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $10; Seniors (65+) and st… More >

May 25, 2013 - May 26, 2013
Grafton Riverside Flea Market
You won't want to miss this fabulous flea market on the river! Over 50 dealers with all types of goods, antiques gl… More >

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