4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Virginia holiday planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

4 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Drive:  3​h
1
Harpers Ferry
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Davis
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Marlinton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Oak Hill
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia

few
hours
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Appalachian National Scenic Trail, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, and then try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Harpers Ferry travel route website .

Philadelphia to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Philadelphia in December since evenings lows in Harpers Ferry dip to 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Wildlife Parks Trails

Side Trip

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
Highlights from your plan

1
night
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, glide through natural beauty at White Grass Touring and Cafe, ride a horse along Mountain Trail Rides Horseback Riding & More, then admire the sheer force of Blackwater Falls State Park, and finally shop like a local with WVHighlands Artisan Gallery.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Davis online trip planner .

You can drive from Harpers Ferry to Davis in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Davis can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Marlinton.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan

1
night
Marlinton

Marlinton ©
Marlinton is a town in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. On the 4th (Wed), cruise along Highland Scenic Highway, then delve into the lush surroundings at Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, then immerse yourself in nature at Beartown State Park, and finally trek along Greenbrier River Trail.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Marlinton route app .

Traveling by car from Davis to Marlinton takes 2.5 hours. While traveling from Davis, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Marlinton, ranging from highs of 42°F to lows of 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Oak Hill.

Things to do in Marlinton

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Greenbrier River Trail
Highlights from your plan
Beartown State Park ©
Beartown State Park
Cranberry Glades Botanical Area ©
Cranberry Glades Botanical Area

1
night
Oak Hill

Oak Hill ©
Oak Hill is a city in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States and is the primary city within the Oak Hill, WV Micropolitan Statistical Area. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Babcock State Park, take in the dramatic natural features at New River Gorge National River, hike along Endless Wall Trail, then admire the majestic nature at Hawks Nest State Park, and finally make a trip to Fayette Station Road.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Oak Hill holiday maker website .

Traveling by car from Marlinton to Oak Hill takes 2 hours. In December in Oak Hill, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 30°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oak Hill

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Lansing, New River Gorge National River, Babcock State Park, Hawks Nest State Park
Highlights from your plan
Babcock State Park ©
Babcock State Park
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Hawks Nest State Park ©
Hawks Nest State Park

Similar Plans

5 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore & West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in West Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans