8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Harpers Ferry
— 2 nights
2
Davis
— 1 night
3
Moundsville
— 1 night
4
Weston
— 1 night
5
Beckley
— 2 nights

2
nights
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, thencontemplate the long history of The Point, and then make a trip to Restoration Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Harpers Ferry travel route planning website.

Nashville to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Harpers Ferry is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Historic Sites 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

1
night
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): visit Blackwater Outdoor Adventures, don't miss a visit to Mountaineer Wind Energy Center, and then admire the sheer force of Blackwater Falls State Park.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Davis trip planner.

Getting from Harpers Ferry to Davis by car takes about 2.5 hours. July in Davis sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Davis

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Mountaineer Wind Energy Center, Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
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Blackwater Outdoor Adventures ©
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park

1
night
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Palace of Gold, take an in-depth tour of Cockayne Farmstead, thencontemplate the long history of West Virginia Penitentiary, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum".

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Moundsville day trip planner.

You can drive from Davis to Moundsville in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Moundsville are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Weston.

Things to do in Moundsville

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Cockayne Farmstead
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Palace of Gold ©
Palace of Gold

1
night
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Appalachian Glass, examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Weston sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Moundsville to Weston in 2.5 hours. July in Weston sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Beckley.

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

2
nights
Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. On the 25th (Sat), examine the collection at Whipple Company Store and Museum, thentrek along Endless Wall Trail, thensnap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge, and finally relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum, look for gifts at Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, and then hike along Grandview State Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Beckley trip site.

You can drive from Weston to Beckley in 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Beckley

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Endless Wall Trail, Whipple Company Store and Museum, Zipline, New River Gorge Bridge
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New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
Zipline
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum ©

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