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  • Great River Road

    Take a road trip

    And enjoy amazing views along the Mississippi River

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    Idyllic Cities

    Take a break in idyllic cities like Galena.

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    Hot Air Balloons

    Watch a sea of balloons high in the sky.

  • Great River Road

    Adventure

    Get on one of the hot air balloons and experience wonderful views of Great Rivers Country.

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    Spirit of Peoria

    Relax on a tour on Illinois or Mississippi River.

Great River Road

Along the Mississippi River the Great River Road winds 800 kilometers through Illinois from East Dubuque to Cairo. A breathtaking landscape, thousands of years of history with beautiful towns like Galena as well as the 'Ol´ Man River' invite visitors to discover this country. Nine generals of the Civil War and also the 18th President of the USA, Ulysses S. Grant, called the Great Rivers Country their home.

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Simone's Insider Tip


I think it was the most beautiful sunset I have ever seen! First, while ziplining over the legendary Mississippi River, I was able to enjoy the endless nature and then at dinner watch the sunset on the Chestnut Mountain Resort's terrace - an unforgettable day!

Account Manager Simone Saxer

Phone: +49 (0) 69 25538 280 | Email: simone@wiechmann.de