11 days in West Virginia Itinerary

11 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
2
Weston
— 2 nights
3
Marlinton
— 3 nights
4
Lewisburg
— 2 nights
5
Lansing
— 2 nights

1
night
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for gifts at True Treats Historic Candy and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Harpers Ferry attractions planner.

Charlotte to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Harpers Ferry, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Weston.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Wildlife Trails
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St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church ©
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church
The Point ©
The Point
Appalachian National Scenic Trail ©
Appalachian National Scenic Trail

2
nights
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, identify plant and animal life at West Virginia State Wildlife Center, and then steep yourself in history at Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc.. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Lambert's Vintage Wines and then steep yourself in history at WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Weston day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Harpers Ferry to Weston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. While traveling from Harpers Ferry, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Weston, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Marlinton.

Things to do in Weston

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc., West Virginia State Wildlife Center
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Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead
West Virginia State Wildlife Center ©
West Virginia State Wildlife Center

3
nights
Marlinton

Marlinton ©
Marlinton is a town in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park and Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Watoga State Park and Beartown State Park. Step out of Marlinton with an excursion to Spruce Knob in Riverton--about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cranberry Mountain Nature Center, take a peaceful walk through Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, and hike along Greenbrier River Trail.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Marlinton online holiday planner.

Drive from Weston to Marlinton in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Weston in July, expect nights in Marlinton to be about the same, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lewisburg.

Things to do in Marlinton

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Hillsboro, Greenbrier River Trail, Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, Spruce Knob
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Cranberry Mountain Nature Center ©
Cranberry Mountain Nature Center
Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park ©
Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park
Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum ©
Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Museum

2
nights
Lewisburg

Lewisburg ©
Lewisburg is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. On the 20th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Stone Presbyterian Church, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Sandstone Falls. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum, thensample the fine beverages at Smooth Ambler Distillery, and then identify plant and animal life at The Greenbrier.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lewisburg tour planner.

Traveling by car from Marlinton to Lewisburg takes 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Marlinton in July: highs in Lewisburg hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Lansing.

Things to do in Lewisburg

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

The Greenbrier, Sandstone Falls, Smooth Ambler Distillery
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Old Stone Presbyterian Church ©
Old Stone Presbyterian Church
Smooth Ambler Distillery ©
Smooth Ambler Distillery

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nights
Lansing

Lansing ©
Lansing is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. On the 22nd (Wed), don't miss a visit to Fayette Station Road, thenhike along Endless Wall Trail, and then take a peaceful walk through Babcock State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Whipple Company Store and Museum, thensee a world frozen in time at Thurmond, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse, and finally stroll through Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Lansing online trip builder.

You can drive from Lewisburg to Lansing in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lansing

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

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

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