2 days in West Virginia Itinerary

2 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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2 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  2​h
1
Charleston
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Princeton
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

1
day
Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. On the 20th (Thu), hunt for treasures at Capitol Market, explore the different monuments and memorials at Spring Hill Cemetery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Midland Trail Scenic Highway, and finally get curious at Clay Center.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Charleston online travel planner .

Washington DC to Charleston is an approximately 2-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in August, Charleston is a bit cooler at night with lows of 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Princeton.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Midland Trail Scenic Highway
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Clay Center ©
Clay Center
Spring Hill Cemetery ©
Spring Hill Cemetery
Capitol Market ©
Capitol Market

1
night
Princeton

Princeton ©
Princeton, often referred to as the "Jewel of the South," is a city in and the county seat of Mercer County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at Those Who Served War Museum, see the interesting displays at Princeton Railroad Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Brush Creek Falls, and finally get great views at East River Mountain Overlook.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Princeton online trip planner .

Drive from Charleston to Princeton in 2 hours. While traveling from Charleston, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Princeton, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Princeton

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Brush Creek Falls, East River Mountain Overlook
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Brush Creek Falls ©
Brush Creek Falls
Princeton Railroad Museum ©
Princeton Railroad Museum

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