18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Virginia visit planner

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly + Drive:  22 h 30 min
1
Parkersburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Morgantown
— 4 nights
Drive:  30 min
3
Fairmont
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Charleston
— 4 nights
Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: Stockholm

3
nights
Parkersburg

Parkersburg ©
Parkersburg is a city in and the county seat of Wood County, West Virginia, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at John and Annie Glenn Historic Site and Blennerhassett Museum. Popular historic sites such as Mound Cemetery and The Basilica of Saint Mary of the Assumption are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: walk around Fort Boreman Park, let little ones run wild at City Park, look for gifts at Holl's Swiss Chocolatier, and examine the collection at Children's Toy & Doll Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Parkersburg vacation builder app.

Stockholm, Sweden to Parkersburg is an approximately 22.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Parkersburg is minus 6 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in June; daily highs in Parkersburg reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Morgantown.

Things to do in Parkersburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Marietta, John and Annie Glenn Historic Site, Holl's Swiss Chocolatier, G. W. Henderson Plantation - Henderson Hall
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John and Annie Glenn Historic Site ©
John and Annie Glenn Historic Site
The Basilica of Saint Mary of the Assumption ©
Mound Cemetery ©
Mound Cemetery

4
nights
Morgantown

Morgantown ©
Morgantown is a city in and the county seat of Monongalia County, West Virginia, situated along the banks of the Monongahela River. Get some historical perspective at Fallingwater and Friendship Hill National Historic Site. Explore hidden gems such as Flight 93 Memorial Chapel and WVU Core Arboretum. Change things up with these side-trips from Morgantown: Mount Washington Tavern (in Farmington), Spruce Forest Artisan Village (in Grantsville) and Jumonville Glen (in Mill Run). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Arthurdale Heritage Inc. Museum, look for gifts at FireFly Farms, pause for some photo ops at Don Knotts Statue, and gain insight at West Virginia University.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Morgantown holiday planning app.

You can drive from Parkersburg to Morgantown in 2 hours. In June in Morgantown, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Fairmont.

Things to do in Morgantown

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Mill Run, Mount Washington Tavern, Flight 93 Memorial Chapel, Spruce Forest Artisan Village, FireFly Farms
Highlights from your plan
Friendship Hill National Historic Site ©
Friendship Hill National Historic Site
Flight 93 Memorial Chapel ©
Flight 93 Memorial Chapel
Arthurdale Heritage Inc. Museum ©
Arthurdale Heritage Inc. Museum

4
nights
Fairmont

Fairmont ©
Fairmont is a city in Marion County, West Virginia, United States. Your inner history buff will appreciate Pricketts Fort State Park and WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead. Step off the beaten path and head to Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex and Grafton National Cemetery. Explore Fairmont's surroundings by going to The International Mother's Day Shrine (in Grafton), Artworks (in Bridgeport) and Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (in Weston). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc., see the interesting displays at Telephone Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bickel Knob Observation Tower, and admire the striking features of Adaland Mansion.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fairmont road trip planner.

Fairmont is just a short distance from Morgantown. In July, daily temperatures in Fairmont can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Fairmont

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Elkins, Moundsville, Grafton, Weston, Artworks
Highlights from your plan
Pricketts Fort State Park ©
Pricketts Fort State Park
Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex ©
Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead

4
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Visit Thurmond and Capitol Street for their historical value. Step off the beaten path and head to West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance and Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park. Explore Charleston's surroundings by going to Summersville Lake Lighthouse (in Mount Nebo) and Lewisburg (Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum & Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg). The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at Spring Hill Cemetery, get into the urban bustle at Culture Center, browse the eclectic array of goods at Capitol Market, and admire the majestic nature at Kanawha State Forest.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Charleston holiday planner.

Drive from Fairmont to Charleston in 2.5 hours. In July in Charleston, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lewisburg, Summersville Lake Lighthouse, Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, Thurmond
Highlights from your plan
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park ©
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park
Thurmond ©
Thurmond