Cape Canaveral Things to Do

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    Beach to the north
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    Main building from cruise ship 2013
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Cape Canaveral

  • 1. Kennedy Space Center

    You will see KSC's industrial area to see NASA HQ, the operations & Checkout building, as well as the International Space Station Centre. In addition you'll get a close up look at the Space Shuttle...

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  • 2. Cape Kennedy

    I have not visited Cape Kennedy - basically my husband is not interested in the astronaut program at all and the only reason I would visit would be to to see...

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  • 3. Jetty Park Amenities

    Jetty Park is a very popular recreational park in Brevard County. In addition to a fishing pier and campground, it has a recently renovated and expanded...

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  • 4. Fishing Pier at Jetty Park

    When we came in to Port Canaveral, I saw a park along the side of the entrance. I think this was Jetty ParkJetty Park is one of the most popular recreation...

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  • 5. The Beach

    The beaches of Cape Canaveral can be considered a hidden treasure of the Space Coast, since many people use the beaches of Cocoa Beach, the next city south. The...

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  • 6. Enjoy the Pool

    The pool on the Sovereign of the Seas was small but very nice. One section was for kids and the other was for over 18 guests. There were two jacuzzis at withe...

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  • 7. Mini- Golf Funntasia

    Funntasia minigolf in Cape Canaveral is excellent.One of the nicest courses I've played on. It has two 18 hole courses. Waterfalls a cave and lot's of native...

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  • 8. Nature

    The land that is used as restricted areas is today a haven for nature. Many water ways and swamps are home to more then 500 species of birds, mammals, reptiles...

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  • 9. Saturn V Centre

    More then 400.000 scientist, engineers and technicians helped to build and launch the Apollo and Saturn program.12 men at the end walked on the moon and here...

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  • 10. Crawler Way

    Massive Crawler Transporters bring the shuttle to the launch pads. The size of those transporters is about half the size of a soccer field weighing 2727 tons....

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  • 11. Launch Pad

    The LC 39 Observation Gantry allows one be in the midst of the Shuttle Launch Facility. The 20 meter high Observation Gantry provides views of the Launch Pads...

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  • 12. Take a Disney Cruise

    Port Canaveral is home to a Cruise Port for several different cruise lines. I went on a Disney 3 - day cruise on the WONDER and had an absolute blast. It took...

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  • 13. Ocean/Port /Rocket/Shuttle View

    The Jetty park is located inside Port Canaveral, here you can walk all the way to the Jetty were local fisherman try their luck. Spectacular views of fishing...

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  • 14. View of one of the Shuttle launch pads.

    Using one of the telescopic "viewers" located on the Tower or your telephoto camera lens gives you an excellent view of one of the Shuttle launch pads. In this...

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  • 15. THE place to take pictures

    The best place to see and take pictures of the VAB, crawlerway, Shuttle launch pads, the general area around the pads and (at least while we were there) a...

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  • 16. Waiting in swamp for launch

    You buy an advance ticket for $15 and that gets you to a swamp about 6 miles from the launch pad. For tickets...

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  • 17. Remnants of the shuttle vapor trail

    Even after the shuttle was long gone, the vapor trail hung in the sky and changed colors as it drifted apart. The shuttle bus driver who took us to and from the...

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  • 18. In Florida, Cape Canaveral /...

    In Florida, Cape Canaveral / Kennedy Space Centre is itself a 'Must See' activity. In the centre you should definately take the tour to the hangar of the...

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  • 19. Iam_CDN's Things to Do Tip

    This is only a picture of a launch, but truely a change of a lifetime would be to experience a shuttle launch first hand. I hear that the ground shakes, and you...

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  • 20. Merritt Island Natioal...

    Merritt Island Natioal Wildlife Refuge.This was a total surprise for us! Cape Canaveral is not just about space, a marvellous refuge and so much unusual...

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  • 21. Michael_D's Things to Do Tip

    If you live close to NASA there is however one slight downside. Every time the shuttle lands it is preceded(ok..FOLLOWED..it just happens so fast) by two...

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  • 22. Michael_D's Things to Do Tip

    Getting back to reality, I moved to Florida for the usual palm tree and sunshine motives. One unexpected perquisite has been that living at various times...

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  • 23. From the VAB, the shuttle is...

    From the VAB, the shuttle is moved to one of the two launch pads by a large, tank-like vehicle called a Crawler Transporter. Moving along a gravel trail at a...

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  • 24. Beach at Jetty Park

    Jetty Park is a Brevard County Park which has a 4.5 acre family beach with its designated areas for swimming and surfing (lifeguards on duty year round). Day...

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  • 25. Shuttle Garden

    There are so many retired pieces of NASA here. I was out in the garden for a good hour and didn't run out of things to do.

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