5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Harpers Ferry
— Few hours
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Weston
— 1 night
3
Summersville
— 1 night
4
Lewisburg
— 2 nights

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
On the 3rd (Fri), trek along Appalachian National Scenic Trail, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, then contemplate the long history of The Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Restoration Museum.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Harpers Ferry vacation builder site.

Philadelphia to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Weston.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

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

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Appalachian Glass has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Appalachian Glass, see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, steep yourself in history at WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead, then do a tasting at Lambert's Vintage Wines, and finally view the masterpieces at Artworks.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Weston day trip site.

Traveling by car from Harpers Ferry to Weston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Summersville.

Things to do in Weston

Museums · Shopping · Wineries

Side Trip

Artworks
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Lambert's Vintage Wines ©
Lambert's Vintage Wines
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

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Summersville

Summersville ©
Summersville is a city in Nicholas County, West Virginia, USA. On the 5th (Sun), admire the engineering at Summersville Dam, visit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Battle Run Beach, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Summersville trip builder app.

Drive from Weston to Summersville in 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Summersville can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lewisburg.

Things to do in Summersville

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Summersville Lake Lighthouse
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Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park ©
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park
Summersville Lake Lighthouse ©
Summersville Lake Lighthouse

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Lewisburg

Lewisburg ©
Lewisburg is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Beartown State Park, then witness the site of a historic battle at Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Greenbrier River Trail. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smooth Ambler Distillery, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at The Greenbrier.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Lewisburg trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Summersville to Lewisburg takes 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lewisburg

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Beartown State Park, Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park, Smooth Ambler Distillery, The Greenbrier, Greenbrier River Trail
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Smooth Ambler Distillery ©
Smooth Ambler Distillery
Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park ©
Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park

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