Thinking about visiting Southern Illinois? We would love to help you plan your next adventure whether you want to hike the Shawnee National Forest, explore the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, excite your senses with a canopy tour, or check out some of the sporting events scheduled at Southern Illinois University. Hit all of the attractions you came for in a weekend or stay longer and enjoy a variety of events and natural landscapes only available here in Southern Illinois. Because of our unique geography and climate, many Southern Illinois attractions are open for your enjoyment year round. Feel free to contact us with any questions about tourism information for your next stay in Southern Illinois.