From Casey, Champaign is about 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the north, and Bloomington is 80 miles (129 kilometers) to the east.
Even though this region is off the main tourist trail, there are plenty of things to experience around. While in the region, visit the Marshall Visitors Center and Marshall Public Library in Marshall, some 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the west of Casey.
Effingham is 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Casey. This regional center includes a some great tourist attractions, including Effingham Performance Center, Village Square Mall and Cardinal Golf Course. Effingham County Courthouse and Bliss Park are also good spots for a visit before heading back to Casey.
If you ask residents what to see around Casey, you'll often be advised to check out the region's much-loved open-air markets and farms.
The Southeast Illinois area has some great places for swimming, so make sure you leave time to fit that in. Canoeing is another watersport here.
The nearest major airport, University Of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Williard Airport, is situated in Champaign, 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the north of Casey, which is handy to remember when planning your holiday.