5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Halifax
Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Davis
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Fayetteville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Moundsville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h
End: Halifax

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and then try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Harpers Ferry online sightseeing planner .

Halifax, Canada to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Halifax in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Harpers Ferry, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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1
night
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. On the 12th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery and then take in the dramatic scenery at Blackwater Falls State Park.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Davis trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Harpers Ferry to Davis by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August in Davis, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Davis

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
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Blackwater Outdoor Adventures ©
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park

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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): examine the collection at Whipple Company Store and Museum, then look for gifts at Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge.

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Getting from Davis to Fayetteville by car takes about 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, Whipple Company Store and Museum
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Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©
New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
Whipple Company Store and Museum ©
Whipple Company Store and Museum

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Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): snap pictures at Suspension Bridge and then steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Moundsville travel planner.

You can drive from Fayetteville to Moundsville in 4 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Moundsville

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Suspension Bridge
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Suspension Bridge ©
Suspension Bridge

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