10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

10 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lawrenceville
Drive:  7 h 30 min
1
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
3
Summersville
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Lewisburg
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Elkins
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
6
Seneca Rocks
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Hinton
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 30 min
End: Lawrenceville

1
night
Charleston

Charleston
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Take the guesswork out of planning a Charleston vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Lawrenceville to Charleston is an approximately 5- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In August, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. You will leave for Fayetteville on the 2nd (Sun).

Things to do in Charleston

Tours Outdoors Adventure

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): see a world frozen in time at Thurmond and then admire the sheer force of Cathedral Falls.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Fayetteville day trip app.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Fayetteville takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Charleston in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Fayetteville: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 61°F at night. You'll set off for Summersville on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Fayetteville

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Cathedral Falls, Thurmond
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Thurmond ©
Thurmond
Cathedral Falls ©
Cathedral Falls

1
night
Summersville

Summersville ©
Summersville is a city in Nicholas County, West Virginia, USA. On the 4th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Gauley River, then learn about winemaking at Kirkwood Winery, and then enjoy the sea views from Summersville Lake Lighthouse.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Summersville trip itinerary builder site.

Summersville is very close to Fayetteville. In August, daily temperatures in Summersville can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Lewisburg.

Things to do in Summersville

Wildlife Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Summersville Lake Lighthouse, Gauley River
Highlights from your plan
Gauley River ©
Gauley River
Kirkwood Winery ©
Kirkwood Winery
Summersville Lake Lighthouse ©
Summersville Lake Lighthouse

1
night
Lewisburg

Lewisburg ©
Lewisburg is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Jackson River, admire the majestic nature at Watoga State Park, get to know the fascinating history of Greenbrier River Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Cranberry Mountain Nature Center, then hike along Falls of Hills Creek, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cranberry Glades Botanical Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): Head underground at Lost World Caverns, sample the fine beverages at Smooth Ambler Distillery, look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Bend Recreation Area, then hike along Roaring Run falls and Furnace Trail, and finally Head underground at Organ Cave.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lewisburg travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Summersville to Lewisburg takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lewisburg are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Elkins.

Things to do in Lewisburg

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

White Sulphur Springs, Hillsboro, Marlinton, Jackson River, Organ Cave
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The Greenbrier ©
The Greenbrier
Cranberry Mountain Nature Center ©
Cranberry Mountain Nature Center
Smooth Ambler Distillery ©
Smooth Ambler Distillery

1
night
Elkins

Elkins ©
Elkins is a city in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. On the 6th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bickel Knob Observation Tower and then trek along Allegheny Highlands Trail.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Elkins trip website.

Traveling by car from Lewisburg to Elkins takes 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Elkins can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Seneca Rocks.

Things to do in Elkins

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bickel Knob Observation Tower ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower
Allegheny Highlands Trail ©
Allegheny Highlands Trail

1
night
Seneca Rocks

Seneca Rocks ©
Seneca Rocks is an unincorporated community located in Pendleton County, West Virginia, United States. On the 7th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Seneca Caverns, then Head underground at Smoke Hole Caverns, then get outside with Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Seneca Rocks.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Seneca Rocks sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Elkins to Seneca Rocks takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Hinton.

Things to do in Seneca Rocks

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Seneca Caverns
Highlights from your plan
Seneca Rocks ©
Seneca Rocks
Seneca Caverns ©
Seneca Caverns
Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides ©
Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides

1
night
Hinton

Hinton ©
Hinton is a city in Summers County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Hinton Railroad Museum, admire the majestic nature at Bluestone State Park, immerse yourself in nature at Camp Creek State Park & Forest, then take in the dramatic scenery at Brush Creek Falls, then immerse yourself in nature at Pipestem State Park, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascades National Recreation Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Stonehaven Golf Course, find something for the whole family at Someplace Special Gem Mine, and then admire the sheer force of Sandstone Falls.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Hinton trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Seneca Rocks to Hinton takes 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Hinton are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hinton

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Pembroke, Camp Creek State Park & Forest, Someplace Special Gem Mine, Pipestem State Park, Sandstone Falls
Highlights from your plan
Bluestone State Park ©
Bluestone State Park
Cascade Falls ©
Cascade Falls
Camp Creek State Park & Forest ©
Camp Creek State Park & Forest

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