West Virginia Travel Planner


Welcome to the Southern West Virginia Trip Planner Notebook.

When browsing our website for information on lodging, activities and events, anywhere you see the “Trip Tools” button, simply click to add to your itinerary. Store as many or as few as you like, there is no cost, no obligation and no hassles.

You can also print or save your list and share with friends and family. Use for planning a vacation, a West Virginia wedding, reunion or meeting. We hope this service helps make your trip planning easier. We look forward to seeing you in Southern West Virginia!

Road Trips

Don’t you hate when you get home from vacation and someone says ‘Wow you were in WV? Did you visit ____?’ We can fill in that blank with so many different off the beaten path attractions – historic towns, waterfalls, overlooks and more. We invite you to explore your way through Southern West Virginia using one, two, three or all of these itineraries. They will lead you down winding roads, scenic trails, and up and over our mountains but each will lead you to something interesting, historic, beautiful or fun. Be sure to share your trip and request your own Southern West Virginia passport!

Southern WV Motorcycle Ride Guide

Experience the thrill of riding in the hills of Southern WV. Scenic highways and byways, breathtaking scenery and rugged terrain provide the backdrop as you enjoy the twists and turns and roller-coaster like features of our quality roads. Every road leads to adventure and there is a history lesson around every curve. To help you explore we've developed a few suggested rides that take you off the beaten path, through our motorcycle friendly towns and into the heart of southern West Virginia. Looking for a digital edition? Download the PDF to grab your copy now.  

My Trip

As you explore the heritage, outdoors and culture throughout Southern WV, choose what looks interesting, and your favorites will be saved here. Organize and plan your trip so you don't miss any of the Appalachian heartland.

Group Tour Planner

The vivid colors of fall foliage, a coal baron's mansion, family feudin', award winning salsa and so much more. Southern West Virginia has something of interest to offer each guest that visits the region. Much of Southern West Virginia history is preserved in our story telling passed down through each generation. Visit Southern WV can assist you in finding area persons who can assist with step on guide services. Visit Southern West Virginia would be happy to help you plan your itinerary for a tour through our region. Feel free to browse through our road trips to plan your trip or to get ideas for a customized itinerary. For more information or assistance with a customized itinerary contact: Visit Southern WV  1408 Harper Rd, Beckley, WV 25801 800-847-4898 or [email protected] Or, fill out the form below and we'll be in touch:

West Virginia Meeting Planner

Plan an event, meeting or convention in Southern West Virginia. We have great facilities and exciting activities for your attendees to enjoy. Our nine county region offers over 2,700 rooms in a variety of accommodations and meeting and conference facilities that can accommodate small forums or large gatherings. Visit Southern West Virginia can provide assistance in planning your meeting. Our services include site facility selection and coordination, area brochure mailings, local tour information and visitor center information displays at your meeting or conference. We strive to make your planning process easy. In addition to an abundance of quality accommodations and a variety of meeting and conference facilities, Southern WV is known as the home of "America's Best Whitewater" and is famous for unparalleled outdoor adventure activities. Rafting, kayaking and mountain biking are just a few of our adventure opportunities. In addition to these more extreme sports, enjoy fabulous golf, fishing, snow skiing, live theatre, historic sites and artisan centers. Southern WV is located within 500 miles of 60% of the US population. Two major interstates, I-77  and I-64 cross through the heart of the region, allowing easy access to travelers. Surrounding airports include Raleigh County Memorial Airport in Beckley, Greenbrier Valley Airport in Lewisburg and neighboring Yeager Airport in Charleston. For more information or assistance with your planning fill out form below:

Brochures and Guides



Whimsical West Virginia Weddings

Breathtaking overlooks, awe-inspiring vistas and one-of- a-kind reception venues make Southern West Virginia the perfect place for an amazing wedding. Caterers, florists, transportation and more - we’ve got you covered. To help you prepare for your wedding, check out the Wedding Planning Timeline. It has everything you’ll need to plan for your big day...one day at a time. When your wedding day arrives, you’re going to want to be able to relax, take it all in and enjoy time with your friends and family! To help ease some of the stress of the day, be sure to create a Wedding Day Emergency Kit. With everything from a sewing kit to breath mints - it will be one last thing to worry about on your wedding day. The vows have been exchanged and the cake has been cut - but just because the wedding is over doesn’t mean you have to leave the Mountain State. Southern West Virginia is full of honeymoon lodging options that will help you relax and unwind after your wedding. Whether you want to stay at a luxury resort or a secluded cabin in the woods, we’ve got the right honeymoon destination for you! For more inspiration and a look into real West Virginia weddings, order our Visit Southern West Virginia Wedding Guide!

Contact Visit Southern West Virginia

If you would like more information, get in touch! Call toll free 1-800-847-4898 or local 304-252-2244. Mailing address: 1408 Harper Rd. Beckley, WV 25801 or fill out email form below.