From Havana, it's about 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the east to Champaign and 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the south to St. Louis.
A trip to visit the villages, towns and cities around Havana will give you a different experience of the various geographic and social personalities of Western Illinois. Interesting places in the vicinity of Havana are Petersburg, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest, and Beardstown, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast.
Peoria is around 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Havana. This center has a some great tourist attractions, including Northwoods Mall, Peoria U. S. Courthouse and Contemporary Art Center of Peoria. Weaverridge Golf Course, Spirit of Peoria and Lakeview Museum are just a sample of the many other visitor attractions that await.
There are loads of ways to get into the outdoors in and around Havana. Rock climbing and snowmobiling are just two popular ways active visitors can get their thrills.
When planning your vacation to Havana, it's good to remember that the closest major airport, Greater Peoria Regional Airport, is located in in Peoria, 30 miles (48 kilometers) away.