5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Lexington
Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Beckley
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
White Sulphur Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Snowshoe
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Harpers Ferry
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Lexington

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Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): browse the eclectic array of goods at Tamarack and then examine the collection at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Beckley online driving holiday planner .

Lexington to Beckley is an approximately 4-hour car ride. April in Beckley sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to White Sulphur Springs.

Things to do in Beckley

Shopping Museums
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1
night
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 15th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Bend Recreation Area, then get a sense of history and politics at Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility, and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Greenbrier.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our White Sulphur Springs route builder .

Getting from Beckley to White Sulphur Springs by car takes about 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Snowshoe.

Things to do in White Sulphur Springs

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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The Greenbrier ©
The Greenbrier

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night
Snowshoe

Snowshoe ©
Snowshoe is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States, centering on the Snowshoe Mountain ski resort. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Cheat Mountain Ridge Natural Trail and then fly down the slopes at Snowshoe Mountain Resort.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Snowshoe route planner .

Drive from White Sulphur Springs to Snowshoe in 2 hours. When traveling from White Sulphur Springs in April, plan for slightly colder days in Snowshoe, with highs around 58°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Snowshoe

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Snowshoe Mountain Resort ©
Snowshoe Mountain Resort

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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 17th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Keep things going the next day: trek along Appalachian National Scenic Trail, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bloomery Plantation Distillery, and then try to win big at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Harpers Ferry trip planner .

You can drive from Snowshoe to Harpers Ferry in 4 hours. Traveling from Snowshoe in April, expect nights in Harpers Ferry to be about the same, around 42°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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