8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
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Beckley
— 2 nights
3
Charleston
— 1 night
4
Weston
— 1 night
5
Wheeling
— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Harpers Ferry trip itinerary maker.

Toronto, Canada to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. While traveling from Toronto, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Harpers Ferry, ranging from highs of 12°C to lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Beckley.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

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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Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. On the 15th (Sun), hike along Endless Wall Trail, take in the views from New River Gorge Bridge, then examine the collection at Whipple Company Store and Museum, and finally look for gifts at Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia. On your second day here, stroll through Winterplace Ski Resort, then admire the majestic nature at Grandview State Park, and then see the interesting displays at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Beckley trip app.

You can drive from Harpers Ferry to Beckley in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In March in Beckley, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Beckley

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Winterplace Ski Resort, Endless Wall Trail, Whipple Company Store and Museum, New River Gorge Bridge
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New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum ©

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): appreciate the history behind West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance, admire the landmark architecture of West Virginia State Capitol, then take an in-depth tour of West Virginia State Museum, then take a stroll around Culture Center, and finally hunt for treasures at Capitol Market.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Charleston trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Beckley to Charleston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Charleston sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Weston.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums · Shopping
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West Virginia State Museum ©
West Virginia State Museum
West Virginia State Capitol ©
West Virginia State Capitol
Capitol Market ©
Capitol Market

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 18th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, take in the exciting artwork at Appalachian Glass, and then contemplate the long history of Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

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You can drive from Charleston to Weston in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from Charleston, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Weston, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Wheeling.

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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Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): gain insight at West Virginia Independence Hall, then steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, then take an in-depth tour of Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum", and finally try to win big at Wheeling Island Racetrack and Gaming Center. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, let the kids burn off some steam at Oglebay Park, and then stop by Good Mansion Wines.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Wheeling trip planner.

Traveling by car from Weston to Wheeling takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in March, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Museums · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Moundsville
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West Virginia Independence Hall ©
West Virginia Independence Hall
Oglebay Park ©
Oglebay Park

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