10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Wheeling
— 2 nights
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Huntington
— 2 nights
3
Lewisburg
— 1 night
4
Lansing
— 2 nights
5
Weston
— 2 nights

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Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Let the collections at The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum and Oglebay Institute Glass Museum capture your imagination. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex and West Virginia University. Venture out of the city with trips to Morgantown (Don Knotts Statue & Forks of Cheat Winery). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Grand Vue Park, deepen your understanding at West Virginia Independence Hall, and look for gifts at Cabela's.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Wheeling trip itinerary maker site.

Newark to Wheeling is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Wheeling when traveling from Newark in August, with lows around 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Huntington.

Things to do in Wheeling

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Morgantown, Moundsville, Cabela's
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The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum ©
The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum
Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex ©
Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum ©
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum

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Huntington

Huntington ©
Huntington is a city in Cabell County and Wayne County in the U.S. On the 24th (Mon), immerse yourself in nature at Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, examine the collection at Point Pleasant River Museum, and then bet on your favorite pup at Tri-State Racetrack and Gaming Center. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Heritage Farm Museum and Village, admire the masterpieces at Huntington Museum of Art, and then stroll around Ritter Park.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Huntington day trip website.

Getting from Wheeling to Huntington by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Huntington can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Lewisburg.

Things to do in Huntington

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Point Pleasant, Tri-State Racetrack and Gaming Center
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Point Pleasant River Museum ©
Point Pleasant River Museum
Heritage Farm Museum and Village ©
Heritage Farm Museum and Village
Huntington Museum of Art ©
Huntington Museum of Art

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Lewisburg

Lewisburg ©
Lewisburg is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. On the 26th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Old Stone Presbyterian Church, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smooth Ambler Distillery, and finally stroll the grounds of Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Lewisburg trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Huntington to Lewisburg takes 3 hours. Traveling from Huntington in August, things will get little chillier in Lewisburg: highs are around 78°F and lows about 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lansing.

Things to do in Lewisburg

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Side Trip

Smooth Ambler Distillery
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Smooth Ambler Distillery ©
Smooth Ambler Distillery
Old Stone Presbyterian Church ©
Old Stone Presbyterian Church

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Lansing

Lansing ©
Lansing is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): see a world frozen in time at Thurmond, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Endless Wall Trail, and then take a peaceful walk through Babcock State Park. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at New River Gorge National River, see the interesting displays at Whipple Company Store and Museum, then learn about winemaking at Kirkwood Winery, then witness the site of a historic battle at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, and finally enjoy the sea views from Summersville Lake Lighthouse.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lansing route tool.

You can drive from Lewisburg to Lansing in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lansing are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Lansing

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Summersville, Babcock State Park, New River Gorge National River, Summersville Lake Lighthouse, Whipple Company Store and Museum
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Thurmond ©
Thurmond
Whipple Company Store and Museum ©
Whipple Company Store and Museum
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park ©
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Mountaineer Military Museum, trek along Allegheny Highlands Trail, then get advice or help at Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc., and finally appreciate the history behind Iron Horse Statue. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead, learn about winemaking at Lambert's Vintage Wines, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Weston online tour planner.

You can drive from Lansing to Weston in 2 hours. August in Weston sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Weston

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Elkins
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Mountaineer Military Museum ©
Mountaineer Military Museum
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

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