5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Charleston
— Few hours
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Fayetteville
— 2 nights
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Davis
— 1 night
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Harpers Ferry
— 1 night

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): get into the urban bustle at Culture Center and then admire the landmark architecture of West Virginia State Capitol.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Charleston trip itinerary maker website.

New York City to Charleston is an approximately 6-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Charleston when traveling from New York City in August, with lows around 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Charleston

Shopping
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West Virginia State Capitol ©
West Virginia State Capitol

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Babcock State Park, then explore the striking landscape of New River Gorge National River, and then take in the views from New River Gorge Bridge. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go deep underground at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum and then look for gifts at Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Fayetteville trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Charleston to Fayetteville in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Charleston in August, expect nights in Fayetteville to be about the same, around 61°F, while days are little chillier, around 79°F. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Davis.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Babcock State Park ©
Babcock State Park

1
night
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. Your day by day itinerary now includes Blackwater Falls State Park. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): visit Blackwater Outdoor Adventures, take in the exciting artwork at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery, then take in the dramatic scenery at Blackwater Falls State Park, and finally identify plant and animal life at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Davis trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Davis takes 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Davis are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Davis

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures ©
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge ©
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge

1
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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
On the 9th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and then identify plant and animal life at Appalachian National Scenic Trail.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Harpers Ferry itinerary maker site.

Drive from Davis to Harpers Ferry in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Harpers Ferry are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Appalachian National Scenic Trail ©
Appalachian National Scenic Trail

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