8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Drive:  14​h 30​min
1
Moundsville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Beckley
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Green Bank
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Davis
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Harpers Ferry
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Manchester

1
night
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): have fun at Oglebay Park, take in the views from Suspension Bridge, then see the interesting displays at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal, then learn about all things military at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal, and finally steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Moundsville trip maker tool .

Manchester, UK to Moundsville is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Manchester to Moundsville due to the time zone difference. In July, Moundsville is somewhat warmer than Manchester - with highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Beckley.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Wheeling
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Oglebay Park ©
Oglebay Park
West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Suspension Bridge ©
Suspension Bridge

2
nights
Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. On the 29th (Wed), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge, and then see the interesting displays at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Lost World Caverns, admire the majestic nature at Grandview State Park, and then stop by Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Beckley itinerary maker .

Getting from Moundsville to Beckley by car takes about 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Beckley are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Green Bank.

Things to do in Beckley

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lost World Caverns, New River Gorge Bridge
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Lost World Caverns ©
Lost World Caverns
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©

1
night
Green Bank

Green Bank ©
Green Bank is a census-designated place in Pocahontas County in West Virginia's Potomac Highlands inside the Allegheny Mountain Range. You've now added Green Bank Observatory to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park and then see the sky in a new way at Green Bank Observatory.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Green Bank trip builder .

Drive from Beckley to Green Bank in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Beckley in July, plan for little chillier days in Green Bank, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to Davis.

Things to do in Green Bank

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park
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Green Bank Observatory ©
Green Bank Observatory
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park ©
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park

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Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. On the 1st (Sat), view the masterpieces at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery, identify plant and animal life at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, and then admire the sheer force of Blackwater Falls State Park.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Davis trip planner .

Traveling by car from Green Bank to Davis takes 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Green Bank in July: highs in Davis hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
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Blackwater Outdoor Adventures ©
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park

2
nights
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and then try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.

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Traveling by car from Davis to Harpers Ferry takes 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Harpers Ferry are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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