15 days in Kansas City & San Diego Itinerary

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Kansas City — 3 nights

City of Fountains

The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Escape the urban bustle at Little Blue Trace Trail and Lake Shawnee. Step out of Kansas City to go to Topeka and see Brown v. Board of Education National Historical Park, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial, take in nature's colorful creations at The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden, sample the fine beverages at Tom's Town Distilling Co., and contemplate the long history of Union Station.

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Washington DC to Kansas City is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Kansas City is minus 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to fly to San Diego.
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San Diego — 9 nights

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Take a break from the city and head to Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and La Jolla Cove. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Diego: Alpine (Wright's Field in Alpine & Lions, Tigers & Bears), Anaheim (Matterhorn Bobsleds, Disneyland Park, &more) and Laguna Mountain Recreation Area (in Mount Laguna). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Cabrillo National Monument, admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, and get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Diego attractions planner.

You can fly from Kansas City to San Diego in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Kansas City in May, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 61°F, while days are little chillier, around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.
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