9 days in Charleston Itinerary

9 days in Charleston Itinerary

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9 days in Charleston Itinerary

Start: Marshalltown
Drive:  11​h 45​min
— 7 nights
Drive:  11​h 45​min
End: Marshalltown


Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Family-friendly places like Heritage Farm Museum and Village and Battle Run Beach will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Charleston side-trips: Beckley (Grandview State Park, Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum, & more), Chief Logan State Park (in Logan) and Blenko Glass Co (in Milton). Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from New River Gorge Bridge, get engrossed in the history at West Virginia State Museum, get into the urban bustle at Culture Center, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Charleston day trip planning tool .

Marshalltown to Charleston is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Marshalltown to Charleston is 1 hour. June in Charleston sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 62°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Beckley, Whipple Company Store and Museum, Cathedral Falls, Chief Logan State Park, New River Gorge Bridge
Highlights from your plan
West Virginia State Museum ©
West Virginia State Museum
Clay Center ©
Clay Center
Heritage Farm Museum and Village ©
Heritage Farm Museum and Village