From Centerville, it's about 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the south to Houston and 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the northwest to Dallas.
It's a missed chance if you limit your tour to the points of interest in Centerville because the entire region is laced with plenty of terrific sights and attractions. Examples of places in the vicinity of Centerville are Madisonville, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Crockett, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west.
College Station is around 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Centerville. This center offers a wide range of tourist attractions, such as Texas A&M Golf Course, Texas A&M University - College Station and Benjamin Knox Gallery. Make sure you don't rush back to Centerville until you've investigated College Station's Post Oak Mall, Albritton Bell Tower and Kyle Field.
If the weather forecast isn't that great, spend some time in Piney Woods' history museums.
If you are after something a little different from sightseeing, why not indulge in a local watersport? Canoeing and fishing are both available within the region.
When booking your trip to Centerville, it's handy to remember that the closest major airport, Easterwood Airport, is situated in in College Station, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the southwest.