Getting to the Start
and from the End
Personal Arrival and Departure Plans
Here for more information about individual arrival
and departure plans.
Initial Arrival Location
Initial Arrival in Chicago
This option is most popular with participants from the Chicago area and
areas north of there such as Milwaukee and Detroit.
Initial Arrival at a Mid-Route Stop
This option is most popular with participants from areas in
and around central Illinois.
Initial Arrival in Carbondale
This option is most popular with participants from areas in and around
southern Illinois including Carbondale, St. Louis, Louisville, and Nashville.
Participants who want to initially park their car
at the start of the tour must park their car in Carbondale and take
the transportation service from
Initial Arrival in Cairo
If you will not need to park your
car at the start of the tour (such as getting dropped off), we strongly recommend
Cairo rather than in Carbondale. Doing so will eliminate having to pay for or
transportation service from Carbondale
Click on one of the links
at left for more information about getting to the start and from the end
of the tour.