5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Cincinnati
Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Moundsville
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Weston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
White Sulphur Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Fayetteville
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
End: Cincinnati

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Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. On the 17th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Cockayne Farmstead and then get engrossed in the history at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Moundsville trip planner.

Cincinnati to Moundsville is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wheeling, Cockayne Farmstead, Russell Stover Chocolates
Highlights from your plan
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum ©
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum
The Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum ©

1
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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): do a tasting at Lambert's Vintage Wines, view the masterpieces at Appalachian Glass, then examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, and finally contemplate the long history of Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Weston trip builder .

You can drive from Moundsville to Weston in 2.5 hours. October in Weston sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to White Sulphur Springs.

Things to do in Weston

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

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White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs ©
White Sulphur Springs is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at The Greenbrier, sample the fine beverages at Smooth Ambler Distillery, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Greenbrier River Trail.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our White Sulphur Springs trip site .

Traveling by car from Weston to White Sulphur Springs takes 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in White Sulphur Springs are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in White Sulphur Springs

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Smooth Ambler Distillery, Greenbrier River Trail
Highlights from your plan
Smooth Ambler Distillery ©
Smooth Ambler Distillery
The Greenbrier ©
The Greenbrier

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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 21st (Sun): examine the collection at Whipple Company Store and Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse, then take in the dramatic natural features at New River Gorge National River, and finally take a peaceful walk through Babcock State Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Fayetteville travel route builder app .

Getting from White Sulphur Springs to Fayetteville by car takes about 1.5 hours. October in Fayetteville sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Whipple Company Store and Museum, Babcock State Park, Summersville Lake Lighthouse, New River Gorge National River
Highlights from your plan
Whipple Company Store and Museum ©
Whipple Company Store and Museum
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Summersville Lake Lighthouse ©
Summersville Lake Lighthouse

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