9 days in West Virginia Itinerary

9 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Harpers Ferry
— 2 nights
2
Davis
— 2 nights
3
Weston
— 1 night
4
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
5
Moundsville
— 1 night

2
nights
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Family-friendly places like River Riders and Appalachian National Scenic Trail will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Harpers Ferry: Cacapon Resort State Park (in Berkeley Springs) and Orr's Farm Market (in Martinsburg). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, admire the striking features of Restoration Museum, get great views at The Point, and don't miss a visit to Meriwether Lewis replica boat.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Harpers Ferry trip planner.

Washington DC to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Traveling from Washington DC in August, Harpers Ferry is slightly colder at night with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Davis.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Cacapon Resort State Park, Orr's Farm Market
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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
River Riders ©
River Riders
Orr's Farm Market ©
Orr's Farm Market

2
nights
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. On the 31st (Mon), visit Blackwater Outdoor Adventures, take in the exciting artwork at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery, and then admire the sheer force of Blackwater Falls State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: shake up your sightseeing with NROCKS Outdoor Adventures and then take in the dramatic natural features at Seneca Rocks.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Davis online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Harpers Ferry to Davis takes 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Davis can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Weston.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Blackwater Outdoor Adventures, NROCKS Outdoor Adventures, Seneca Rocks
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Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures ©
Blackwater Outdoor Adventures
WVHighlands Artisan Gallery ©
WVHighlands Artisan Gallery

1
night
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Appalachian Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Weston day trip planning tool.

Drive from Davis to Weston in 2 hours. In September in Weston, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Weston

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Appalachian Glass ©
Appalachian Glass
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Fayette Station Road and then relax and float downstream with West Virginia Adventures. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, thendiscover the riches below the earth's surface at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum, thentest your team's savvy at Escape-A-Torium, and finally snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Fayetteville trip maker tool.

Getting from Weston to Fayetteville by car takes about 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Fayetteville are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Beckley, Fayette Station Road, West Virginia Adventures
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New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
West Virginia Adventures ©
West Virginia Adventures
Escape-A-Torium ©
Escape-A-Torium

1
night
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. On the 5th (Sat), steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, thenlearn about all things military at Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum", and then walk around Grand Vue Park.

Plan a Moundsville trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Moundsville takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Moundsville

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Vue Park ©
Grand Vue Park
West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary

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