6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: New Orleans
Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
Fayetteville
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Weston
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Davis
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Moundsville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: New Orleans

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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): witness the site of a historic battle at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, hike along Endless Wall Trail, and then take a peaceful walk through Babcock State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Cathedral Falls, explore the striking landscape at New River Gorge National River, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Thurmond.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Fayetteville tour itinerary planning site .

New Orleans to Fayetteville is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Fayetteville is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Fayetteville, with highs around 78°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Thurmond, New River Gorge National River, Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, Cathedral Falls, Babcock State Park
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Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park ©
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Thurmond ©
Thurmond

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Appalachian Glass, then see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, then contemplate the long history of WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead, and finally contemplate the long history of Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Weston trip planning website .

Getting from Fayetteville to Weston by car takes about 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Davis.

Things to do in Weston

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead ©
WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum

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Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. On the 13th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Blackwater Falls State Park, identify plant and animal life at Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, and then ride a horse along Mountain Trail Rides Horseback Riding & More.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Davis driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Weston to Davis in 2 hours. In June, daytime highs in Davis are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Moundsville.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Trails
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Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge ©

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Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, then contemplate the long history of Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex, and then get engrossed in the history at Cockayne Farmstead.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Moundsville holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Davis to Moundsville takes 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Moundsville can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Moundsville

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Cockayne Farmstead
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Cockayne Farmstead ©
Cockayne Farmstead

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