11 days in West Virginia Itinerary

11 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
2
Davis
— 1 night
3
Weston
— 1 night
4
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
5
Charleston
— 1 night
6
Wheeling
— 4 nights

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Harpers Ferry trip itinerary builder website.

London, UK to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from London in May, things will get a bit warmer in Harpers Ferry: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races ©
Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
The Point ©
The Point

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Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): visit Blackwater Outdoor Adventures, view the masterpieces at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Blackwater Falls State Park, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Davis road trip website.

You can drive from Harpers Ferry to Davis in 2.5 hours. In May in Davis, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Weston.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
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Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures ©
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge ©
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, take in the exciting artwork at Appalachian Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Weston trip planner.

Traveling by car from Davis to Weston takes 2 hours. May in Weston sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Weston

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Appalachian Glass ©
Appalachian Glass
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): stop by Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, explore the galleries of Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum, thenenjoy the sea views from Summersville Lake Lighthouse, and finally snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: immerse yourself in nature at Grandview State Park, thenexamine the collection at Whipple Company Store and Museum, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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Drive from Weston to Fayetteville in 2 hours. May in Fayetteville sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Beckley, Zipline, Whipple Company Store and Museum, Summersville Lake Lighthouse
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New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum ©
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. On the 15th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance, get a sense of history and politics at West Virginia State Capitol, thentake an in-depth tour of West Virginia State Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Clay Center.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Charleston trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Charleston takes 1.5 hours. In May in Charleston, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Wheeling.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums Childrens Museums
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West Virginia State Museum ©
West Virginia State Museum
West Virginia State Capitol ©
West Virginia State Capitol
Clay Center ©
Clay Center

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Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Explore Wheeling's surroundings by going to West Virginia University (in Morgantown) and Palace of Gold (in Moundsville). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, let little ones run wild at Oglebay Park, deepen your understanding at West Virginia Independence Hall, and snap pictures at Suspension Bridge.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Wheeling tour planner.

Getting from Charleston to Wheeling by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in May, you will find days in Wheeling are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Moundsville, West Virginia University
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Oglebay Park ©
Oglebay Park

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