6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Charleston
+2
Fly + subway + train:  5​h 45​min
1
Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Lewisburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Beckley
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
End: Charleston

1
night
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 30th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Harpers Ferry road trip tool .

Charleston to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, subway, and train; or drive. Traveling from Charleston in September, things will get slightly colder in Harpers Ferry: highs are around 79°F and lows about 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Lewisburg.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
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Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

2
nights
Lewisburg

Lewisburg ©
Lewisburg is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lost World Caverns. On the 2nd (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Old Stone Presbyterian Church, do a tasting at Watts Roost Vineyard, then contemplate the long history of Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility, and finally take in the views from Humpback Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Hill and Holler Bicycle Works, then explore the fascinating underground world of Lost World Caverns, then stroll the grounds of Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg, and finally get engrossed in the history at Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lewisburg tour site .

Drive from Harpers Ferry to Lewisburg in 4 hours. In October in Lewisburg, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Beckley.

Things to do in Lewisburg

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility, Humpback Bridge
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Lost World Caverns ©
Lost World Caverns
Watts Roost Vineyard ©
Watts Roost Vineyard

2
nights
Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. On the 4th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum, then look for gifts at Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, then see the interesting displays at Whipple Company Store and Museum, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Grandview State Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from New River Gorge Bridge and then visit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Beckley trip site .

You can drive from Lewisburg to Beckley in an hour. In October in Beckley, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 46°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Beckley

Nature Trails Parks

Side Trips

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

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