10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly + Drive:  28​h
1
Harpers Ferry
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Elkins
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Snowshoe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Beckley
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
5
Moundsville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  30​h
End: Manila, Luzon

2
nights
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Berkeley Springs State Park and Appalachian National Scenic Trail. And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at Bloomery Plantation Distillery, try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races, contemplate the long history of John Brown's Fort, and get great views at The Point.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Harpers Ferry online vacation planner .

Manila, Philippines to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone changes from Philippines Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -13 hour difference. Traveling from Manila in January, things will get colder in Harpers Ferry: highs are around 5°C and lows about -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Elkins.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berkeley Springs State Park, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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Berkeley Springs State Park ©
Berkeley Springs State Park
The Point ©
The Point

1
night
Elkins

Elkins ©
Elkins is a city in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Elkins Depot Welcome Center, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bickel Knob Observation Tower, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dolly Sods.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Elkins trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Harpers Ferry to Elkins in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in January, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Snowshoe.

Things to do in Elkins

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Dolly Sods ©
Dolly Sods
Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc. ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower

1
night
Snowshoe

Snowshoe ©
Snowshoe is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States, centering on the Snowshoe Mountain ski resort. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park and then hit the slopes at Snowshoe Mountain Resort.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Snowshoe trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Elkins to Snowshoe takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Elkins in January, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Snowshoe: temperatures range from 1°C by day to -7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Beckley.

Things to do in Snowshoe

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park
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Snowshoe Mountain Resort ©
Snowshoe Mountain Resort
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park ©
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park

1
night
Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. On the 7th (Mon), hit the slopes at Winterplace Ski Resort, browse the eclectic array of goods at Tamarack, and then examine the collection at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum.

Make your Beckley itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Snowshoe to Beckley in 2.5 hours. In January in Beckley, expect temperatures between 4°C during the day and -6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Beckley

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Winterplace Ski Resort
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Winterplace Ski Resort ©
Winterplace Ski Resort
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©

1
night
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, then let the kids burn off some steam at Oglebay Park, then steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, and finally learn about all things military at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Moundsville trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Beckley to Moundsville in 4 hours. In January in Moundsville, expect temperatures between 2°C during the day and -7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Wheeling
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum ©
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum

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