7 days in West Virginia Itinerary

7 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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7 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Farmington
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Charles Town
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Elkins
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
End: Farmington

3
nights
Charles Town

Charles Town ©
Charles Town, officially the City of Charles Town, is a city in Jefferson County, West Virginia, and is also the county seat. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zion Episcopal Church Cemetery and Bull Run Mountains Natural Area Preserve. Third Winchester Battlefield and Stonewall Confederate Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Charles Town: State Arboretum of Virginia (in Boyce), Big Cork Vineyards (in Rohrersville) and Leesburg (Ball's Bluff Battlefield Regional Park, Ball's Bluff Battlefield and National Cemetery, & more). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at RdV Vineyards, hike along Armory Canal Trail, ponder the world of politics at Jefferson County Clerk Office, and make a trip to The Point.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Charles Town trip itinerary app .

Farmington to Charles Town is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. In September, daily temperatures in Charles Town can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Elkins.

Things to do in Charles Town

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Leesburg, Harpers Ferry, Winchester, Broad Run, Delaplane
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Zion Episcopal Church Cemetery ©
Zion Episcopal Church Cemetery
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church ©
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church

2
nights
Elkins

Elkins ©
Elkins is a city in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at West Virginia State Wildlife Center, then immerse yourself in nature at Audra State Park, then stroll through Allegheny Highlands Trail, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Bickel Knob Observation Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the exhibits of Elkins Depot Welcome Center, take an in-depth tour of Beverly Heritage Center, get engrossed in the history at The Stirrup Gallery of Davis & Elkins College, then admire the landmark architecture of Adaland Mansion, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Grafton National Cemetery.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Elkins trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Charles Town to Elkins by car takes about 3.5 hours. In September in Elkins, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Elkins

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

West Virginia State Wildlife Center, Grafton National Cemetery, Beverly Heritage Center, Adaland Mansion, Audra State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bickel Knob Observation Tower ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower
Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc. ©
West Virginia State Wildlife Center ©

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