30 days in West Virginia Itinerary

30 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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30 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Tucson
+3
shuttle + Fly + subway + train:  10​h
1
Harpers Ferry
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Davis
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Moundsville
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Weston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Snowshoe
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
White Sulphur Springs
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Bluefield
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Fayetteville
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Charleston
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Tucson

4
nights
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Change things up with these side-trips from Harpers Ferry: Berkeley Springs (Cacapon Resort State Park & Berkeley Springs State Park) and Martinsburg (Adam Stephen House & Old Norbourne Cemetery). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, make a trip to White Hall Tavern, admire the sheer force of Cascade Falls, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Harper Cemetery.

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Tucson to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 10-hour combination of shuttle, flight, and train. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, bus, subway, and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Tucson in November, things will get a bit cooler in Harpers Ferry: highs are around 56°F and lows about 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Martinsburg, Charles Town, Berkeley Springs, Cascade Falls
Highlights from your plan
Harper Cemetery ©
Harper Cemetery
Cascade Falls ©
Cascade Falls

3
nights
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Davis: Dolly Sods (in Elkins), Seneca Rocks (Seneca Rocks & Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides) and Coopers Rock State Forest (in Bruceton Mills). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Blackwater Falls State Park, identify plant and animal life at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, and take in the exciting artwork at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery.

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

Getting from Harpers Ferry to Davis by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in November, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Seneca Rocks, Dolly Sods, Coopers Rock State Forest
Highlights from your plan
Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park
Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides ©
Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides

2
nights
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Castle Halloween Museum, then walk around Grand Vue 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. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, walk around Oglebay Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Joseph, and finally examine the collection at Wheeling-Ohio County Airport Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Moundsville online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Davis to Moundsville takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Davis in November, expect nights in Moundsville to be about the same, around 35°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Weston.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wheeling, Castle Halloween Museum
Highlights from your plan
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum ©
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum
West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Grand Vue Park ©
Grand Vue Park

2
nights
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 11th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at The Stirrup Gallery of Davis & Elkins College, take an in-depth tour of Elkins Depot Welcome Center, then gain insight at Augusta Heritage Center, and finally take in the views from Philippi bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Lambert's Vintage Wines, then examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, then shop like a local with Appalachian Glass, and finally steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Weston itinerary planner .

You can drive from Moundsville to Weston in 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Snowshoe.

Things to do in Weston

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Elkins, Philippi bridge
Highlights from your plan
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Appalachian Glass ©
Appalachian Glass
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

4
nights
Snowshoe

Snowshoe ©
Snowshoe is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States, centering on the Snowshoe Mountain ski resort. Change things up with these side-trips from Snowshoe: Crabtree Falls (in Wintergreen), Staunton (Woodrow Wilson Birthplace, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum, & more) and Bold Rock Hard Cider (in Nellysford). There's more to do: stroll through Snowshoe Mountain Resort and admire the majestic nature at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Snowshoe online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Weston to Snowshoe takes 2 hours. Traveling from Weston in November, expect nights in Snowshoe to be about the same, around 33°F, while days are little chillier, around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to White Sulphur Springs.

Things to do in Snowshoe

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Staunton, Crabtree Falls, Cass Scenic Railroad State Park, Bold Rock Hard Cider
Highlights from your plan
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park ©
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park
Snowshoe Mountain Resort ©
Snowshoe Mountain Resort
Frontier Culture Museum ©
Frontier Culture Museum

4
nights
White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs ©
White Sulphur Springs is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to National D-Day Memorial (in Bedford), Natural Bridge (Natural Bridge State Park & Virginia Safari Park) and Lexington (Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery & Lee Chapel and Museum). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Bend Recreation Area, steep yourself in history at Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility, play a few rounds at Meadows Golf Course, and walk around Mill Mountain Star & Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read White Sulphur Springs road trip site .

Getting from Snowshoe to White Sulphur Springs by car takes about 2 hours. In November in White Sulphur Springs, expect temperatures between 52°F during the day and 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bluefield.

Things to do in White Sulphur Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lexington, Natural Bridge, Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg, National D-Day Memorial, Mill Mountain Star & Park
Highlights from your plan
National D-Day Memorial ©
National D-Day Memorial
Natural Bridge State Park ©
Natural Bridge State Park
Mill Mountain Star & Park ©
Mill Mountain Star & Park

4
nights
Bluefield

Bluefield ©
Bluefield is a city in Mercer County, West Virginia, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Bluefield side-trips: Beaver Dam Creek Walking Trail (in Hillsville), Chateau Morrisette Winery (in Floyd) and Hahn Horticulture Garden at Virginia Tech (in Blacksburg). There's still lots to do: get great views at East River Mountain Overlook, examine the collection at Matewan Depot Replica and Museum, don't miss a visit to Haller-Gibboney Rock House, and brush up on your military savvy at Those Who Served War Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bluefield online vacation planner .

You can drive from White Sulphur Springs to Bluefield in 2 hours. November in Bluefield sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 37°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Bluefield

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Wytheville, Matewan, Hahn Horticulture Garden at Virginia Tech, Pocahontas Exhibition Coal Mine, Those Who Served War Museum
Highlights from your plan
Fort Chiswell Animal Park ©
Fort Chiswell Animal Park
Beagle Ridge Herb Farm ©
Beagle Ridge Herb Farm

3
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Fayetteville: Beckley (Grandview State Park & Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum). There's still lots to do: snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge, visit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse, don't miss a visit to Fayette Station Road, and stop by Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Fayetteville journey planning tool .

Traveling by car from Bluefield to Fayetteville takes 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trips

Beckley, Summersville Lake Lighthouse, Fayette Station Road, New River Gorge National River, Babcock State Park
Highlights from your plan
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge

3
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Explore Charleston's surroundings by going to Point Pleasant (Mothman Museum & The Mason Jar), Blenko Glass Co (in Milton) and Parkersburg (Blennerhassett Museum & Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance, get a sense of history and politics at West Virginia State Capitol, get engrossed in the history at West Virginia State Museum, and get into the urban bustle at Culture Center.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Charleston trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Fayetteville to Charleston in 1.5 hours. November in Charleston sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Point Pleasant, Huntington, Parkersburg, Blenko Glass Co
Highlights from your plan
West Virginia State Museum ©
West Virginia State Museum
West Virginia State Capitol ©
West Virginia State Capitol
Ritter Park ©
Ritter Park

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