8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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8 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Harrisburg
Drive:  5​h 45​min
1
White Sulphur Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Marlinton
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Harpers Ferry
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Harrisburg

1
night
White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs
White Sulphur Springs is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read White Sulphur Springs trip planner .

Harrisburg to White Sulphur Springs is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Harrisburg in June since evenings lows in White Sulphur Springs dip to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in White Sulphur Springs

Wildlife Parks

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at New River Gorge National River and then take a peaceful walk through Babcock State Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Fayetteville road trip planning app .

Drive from White Sulphur Springs to Fayetteville in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Fayetteville are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Marlinton.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Whipple Company Store and Museum, New River Gorge National River, Hinton Railroad Museum, Pipestem State Park, Babcock State Park
Highlights from your plan
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Babcock State Park ©
Babcock State Park
Pipestem State Park ©
Pipestem State Park

2
nights
Marlinton

Marlinton ©
Marlinton is a town in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take a memorable drive along Highland Scenic Highway and then delve into the lush surroundings at Cranberry Glades Botanical Area. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Cranberry Mountain Nature Center and then immerse yourself in nature at Beartown State Park.

Discover how to plan a Marlinton trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Marlinton takes 2 hours. Traveling from Fayetteville in June, expect nights in Marlinton to be about the same, around 58°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Marlinton

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Cranberry Glades Botanical Area ©
Cranberry Glades Botanical Area
Cranberry Mountain Nature Center ©
Cranberry Mountain Nature Center
Beartown State Park ©
Beartown State Park

2
nights
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 23rd (Sun): try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races and then trek along Appalachian National Scenic Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Harpers Ferry vacation planner.

Drive from Marlinton to Harpers Ferry in 4 hours. Traveling from Marlinton in June, you will find days in Harpers Ferry are a bit warmer (83°F), and nights are about the same (61°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races ©

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