5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

5 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Harpers Ferry
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Fayetteville
— 2 nights
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Weston
— 1 night
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Wheeling
— 1 night

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
On the 6th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and then take some stellar pictures from The Point.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Harpers Ferry day trip planning site.

Cleveland to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect little chillier evenings in Harpers Ferry when traveling from Cleveland in October, with lows around 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
The Point ©
The Point

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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of New River Gorge National River, snap pictures at New River Gorge Bridge, then relax and float downstream with Cantrell Ultimate Rafting - Day Tours, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Escape-A-Torium. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, then see the interesting displays at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum, then trek along Grandview State Park, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Fayetteville day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Harpers Ferry to Fayetteville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in October, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Weston.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Beckley, New River Gorge National River, Summersville Lake Lighthouse
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New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum ©
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, get a taste of the local shopping with Appalachian Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Weston itinerary site.

You can drive from Fayetteville to Weston in 2 hours. In October in Weston, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Wheeling.

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

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Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): gain insight at West Virginia Independence Hall, then steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, then learn about all things military at Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum", and finally walk around Grand Vue Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Wheeling trip planning website.

You can drive from Weston to Wheeling in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Wheeling can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Moundsville
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Grand Vue Park ©
Grand Vue Park

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