Vandalia Vacation Packages
From Vandalia, it's about 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the west to St. Louis and 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the northeast to Champaign.
Make sure you see the the Vandalia State House while you are in Vandalia.
Remember that staying in one place usually only offers a narrow window into the wider cultural and natural fabric of a region. So try to allow a few days to visit Southwest Illinois' attractions. Altamont, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Salem, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north of Vandalia are worth a visit too.
Grab some transportation and head to Carlyle, a shopping and transport center for the region, 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Vandalia. The place has plenty of points of interest, including West Access Marina, Hazlet State Park and Clinton County Fairgrounds. If you are after more entertainment it's worth investigating Spillway Recreation Area and Governors Run Golf Course before you return to Vandalia.
If you're in the hunt for activities that won't blow the budget, round up the family and head to Southwest Illinois' numerous outdoor attractions such as farms.
If you intend on arriving and departing by air, it's good to remember that the closest major airport is Decatur Airport, 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the north of Vandalia.