4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Wheeling
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Weston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Columbus

1
day
Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. On the 26th (Fri), contemplate the long history of West Virginia Penitentiary, steep yourself in history at Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex, and then brush up on your military savvy at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Wheeling trip builder .

Columbus to Wheeling is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In October in Wheeling, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Weston.

Things to do in Wheeling

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Moundsville
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1
night
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 27th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, and then learn about winemaking at Lambert's Vintage Wines.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Weston trip website .

Traveling by car from Wheeling to Weston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Weston are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Weston

Historic Sites Museums Wineries
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Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Lambert's Vintage Wines ©
Lambert's Vintage Wines

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 28th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at New River Gorge National River, then snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge, then take in the history at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, and finally enjoy the sea views from Summersville Lake Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a peaceful walk through Babcock State Park, then trek along Endless Wall Trail, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Thurmond.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Fayetteville trip planner .

Traveling by car from Weston to Fayetteville takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in October, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

New River Gorge National River, Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, Endless Wall Trail, Summersville Lake Lighthouse, Thurmond
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New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Thurmond ©
Thurmond
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park ©

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