Tahlequah is in the Green Country region of Oklahoma.
Tahlequah, Oklahoma is the Capital of the Cherokee Nation. It is also home to NorthEastern State University.
- Float the Illinois River The Illinois River flows through Tahlequah, and has been designated a Scenic River since the 1970's.
- Cherokee Heritage Center Just to the south in Park Hill, Oklahoma, the center includes a reproduction of an ancient Cherokee Village, the Cherokee National Museum -- including the renowned Trail of Tears Exhibit, and the Cherokee Genealogy Center.