4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Wheeling
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Beckley
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
End: Newark

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Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): examine the collection at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal and then stroll around Grand Vue Park.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Wheeling trip planner .

Newark to Wheeling is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Newark in July: high temperatures in Wheeling hover around 82°F and lows are around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Wheeling

Parks

Side Trip

Grand Vue Park
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Grand Vue Park ©
Grand Vue Park

1
night
Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take a stroll around Culture Center, ponder the world of politics at Governor's Mansion, delve into the lush surroundings at Kanawha State Forest, then pause for some photo ops at West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance, then get curious at Clay Center, and finally hunt for treasures at Capitol Market.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Charleston road trip app .

You can drive from Wheeling to Charleston in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Beckley.

Things to do in Charleston

Nature Parks Shopping
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Kanawha State Forest ©
Kanawha State Forest
Capitol Market ©
Capitol Market
Clay Center ©
Clay Center

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nights
Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at New River Gorge National River, admire the majestic nature at Hawks Nest State Park, and then admire the majestic nature at Babcock State Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Sandstone Falls and then admire the majestic nature at Pipestem State Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Beckley trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Beckley takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in July, expect nights in Beckley to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Beckley

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Pipestem State Park, New River Gorge National River, Hawks Nest State Park, Babcock State Park, Sandstone Falls
Highlights from your plan
Hawks Nest State Park ©
Hawks Nest State Park
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Pipestem State Park ©
Pipestem State Park

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