Merritt Island
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  • Kennedy Space Center Day Trip with Transport from Orlando

    1. Kennedy Space Center Day Trip with Transport from Orlando

    Confront history in the making at the Kennedy Space Center on a full-day tour that provides access to a host of experiences, NASA time machines, and the Hubble Observatory. Jump on board the Shuttle Launch Experience simulator that literally takes you out of this world! Watch 3D movies to feel what it is like to visit the moon. And stroll around the incredible rocket garden. The out-of-this-world package includes round trip transportation from Orlando, Kissimmee, Disney and Lake Buena Vista areas, admission to the Kennedy Space Center.

    Really enjoyed Paul as our guide. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining, gave us rundown of the highlights of our day and even helped us spot a couple of gaters

  • Kennedy Space Center: Full-Day Tour with Airboat Safari Ride

    2. Kennedy Space Center: Full-Day Tour with Airboat Safari Ride

    Your tour to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex promises an exciting day for the whole family! Learn all about space travel on your visit to this amazing institution. During the narrated NASA bus tour, you will find yourself standing inside the launch control room and looking at an actual Saturn V rocket, the largest rocket ever to fly! You can also take pictures of the shuttle launch pads. With a little luck, you might even see a space shuttle there! Also at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, enjoy the Shuttle Launch Experience. This simulator ride began in May 2007, and replicates the sights, sounds and feelings of a shuttle launch. Feel the incredible journey of launching into space and orbiting Earth from an astronaut's point of view. Guest Crew members strap in and go vertical for launch in a one- of-a-kind motion-based simulator, the only realistic simulation of a l...

    Our guide Paul was very friendly and knowledgeable. He made everything very easy and relaxing. Nothing to worry about except enjoying the experience!

  • Orlando: Kennedy Space Center and Airboat Tour

    3. Orlando: Kennedy Space Center and Airboat Tour

    Less than one hour from Orlando is NASA’s launch headquarters – the Kennedy Space Center. The visitor site offers a fascinating, behind-the-scenes look at the space program. Tour NASA’s launch headquarters, and see space shuttle launch pads from a four-storey observation deck. Walk beneath a massive Saturn V moon rocket, and relive Neil Armstrong’s first steps on the moon. Meet a real astronaut, stroll through the Rocket Garden, and enjoy five-storey IMAX space films. The center also includes the space shuttle Atlantis, bringing visitors nose-to-nose with the priceless Atlantis spacecraft as only astronauts have seen it before. More than 60 interactive, touchscreen experiences and high-tech simulators bring to life the people, passion and patriotism behind NASA’s 30-year space shuttle program, as well as the complexity of the engineering marvel that launched the Hubble Space Telescope a...

    Absolutely incredible experience! If you are fascinated by space travel, you’ll love this place! I wish I could go there every week.

  • Kennedy Space Center: Dine with an Astronaut Experience

    4. Kennedy Space Center: Dine with an Astronaut Experience

    See history in the making at the Kennedy Space Center! Hop aboard the the Discover KSC Bus Tour to pass along restricted areas, get up close to launch sites, and walk beneath the massive Saturn V rocket. Back at the visitor center, ride the Shuttle Launch Experience, the new simulator that takes you out of this world! Sit back and enjoy an IMAX movie, stroll through a real-size space shuttle, walk around the incredible rocket garden, look at a moon rock, and even enjoy some space ice cream! Around noon you will enjoy the Dine with an Astronaut lunch, which is served buffet style. During the delicious meal, you will have an up-close and personal opportunity to speak with a real astronaut, and hear amazing stories of space travel and shuttle launches from one of NASA's best. You can even have photos taken together to remember the experience forever!

    Extremely entertaining, had lunch with an astronaut. You can trust Grey Line company for your wonderful tour .Our transport was right on time and our bus pilot Mr.Giovanne was so kind . He shared all the information about Orlando and Kennedy space Centre. We enjoyed our tour very much.

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What people are saying about Merritt Island

Really enjoyed Paul as our guide. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining, gave us rundown of the highlights of our day and even helped us spot a couple of gaters

Our guide Paul was very friendly and knowledgeable. He made everything very easy and relaxing. Nothing to worry about except enjoying the experience!

Absolutely incredible experience! If you are fascinated by space travel, you’ll love this place! I wish I could go there every week.

Excellent activity, our guide spoke Spanish so she helped us a lot, very cordial and friendly.

They could improve with assistants who speak Spanish