8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Cincinnati
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Huntington
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Fayetteville
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Weston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Moundsville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Cincinnati

1
night
Huntington

Huntington ©
Huntington is a city in Cabell County and Wayne County in the U.S. On the 12th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Huntington Museum of Art and then stop by The Mason Jar. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Heritage Farm Museum and Village, then take in the exciting artwork at Blenko Glass Co, and then walk around Ritter Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Huntington online travel planner .

Cincinnati to Huntington is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Huntington

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

The Mason Jar, Blenko Glass Co
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Huntington Museum of Art ©
Huntington Museum of Art
Heritage Farm Museum and Village ©
Heritage Farm Museum and Village
Ritter Park ©
Ritter Park

3
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Thurmond and Summersville Lake Lighthouse. Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum and Clay Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fayetteville: Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park (in Hillsboro), Smooth Ambler Distillery (in Maxwelton) and The Greenbrier (in White Sulphur Springs). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Whipple Company Store and Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Fayetteville tour planning site .

Traveling by car from Huntington to Fayetteville takes 2 hours. When traveling from Huntington in September, plan for little chillier days in Fayetteville, with highs around 75°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park, Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum, Whipple Company Store and Museum, Smooth Ambler Distillery, Thurmond
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Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park ©
Thurmond ©
Thurmond

2
nights
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): do a tasting at Lambert's Vintage Wines, steep yourself in history at WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead, then examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Artworks. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at West Virginia State Wildlife Center, then steep yourself in history at Elkins Depot Welcome Center, and then take in the views from Philippi bridge.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Weston tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Fayetteville to Weston by car takes about 2 hours. September in Weston sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Moundsville.

Things to do in Weston

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc., West Virginia State Wildlife Center, Artworks, Philippi bridge
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Lambert's Vintage Wines ©
Lambert's Vintage Wines
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead

1
night
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. On the 19th (Thu), look for gifts at Cabela's, then explore the world behind art at Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, then contemplate the long history of Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex, and finally see the interesting displays at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Moundsville online travel route planner .

Drive from Weston to Moundsville in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, Cabela's
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Oglebay Institute Glass Museum ©
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum
Cabela's ©
Cabela's

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