8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
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Davis
— 1 night
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Weston
— 1 night
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Fayetteville
— 3 nights
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Moundsville
— 1 night

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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 22nd (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, and then trek along Appalachian National Scenic Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Restoration Museum, take some stellar pictures from The Point, contemplate the long history of John Brown's Fort, contemplate the long history of White Hall Tavern, then stop by True Treats Historic Candy, and finally don't miss a visit to Harpers Ferry Station.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Harpers Ferry trip itinerary site.

New York City to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from New York City in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Harpers Ferry, with lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

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

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Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): glide through natural beauty at White Grass Touring and Cafe, then immerse yourself in nature at Mountain Trail Rides Horseback Riding & More, then take in the exciting artwork at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Fairfax Stone State Park.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Davis tour builder.

Getting from Harpers Ferry to Davis by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Davis can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Weston.

Things to do in Davis

Outdoors · Tours · Nature
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Mountain Trail Rides Horseback Riding & More ©
WVHighlands Artisan Gallery ©
WVHighlands Artisan Gallery

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with Artworks, then steep yourself in history at WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead, then examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, and finally view the masterpieces at West Virginia American Art Glass.

For ratings and other tourist information, refer to the Weston day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Davis to Weston takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Weston

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Artworks
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West Virginia American Art Glass ©
West Virginia American Art Glass
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead

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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Explore hidden gems such as New River Gorge National River and Long Point Trail. Visiting Endless Wall Trail and Mountain Surf Paddle Sports will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Cathedral Falls, test your team's savvy at Escape-A-Torium, enjoy the sand and surf at Battle Run Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at TreeTops Canopy Tour.

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Traveling by car from Weston to Fayetteville takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Fayetteville can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Lansing, New River Gorge National River, Cathedral Falls, Battle Run Beach
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New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Cathedral Falls ©
Cathedral Falls
Mountain Surf Paddle Sports ©
Mountain Surf Paddle Sports

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Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. On the 29th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Toy and Plastic Brick Museum, then see the interesting displays at Imperial Glass Museum, and then take an unorthodox tour of The Bellaire House.

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You can drive from Fayetteville to Moundsville in 4 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums

Side Trip

Bellaire
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Imperial Glass Museum ©
Imperial Glass Museum
Toy and Plastic Brick Museum ©
Toy and Plastic Brick Museum
The Bellaire House ©
The Bellaire House

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