Overview of Kennedy Space Center and Airboat Safari Tour

Kennedy Space Center offers a thrilling journey through the history of space travel, featuring a narrated NASA bus tour that takes you right inside the launch control room. Get up close and personal with the world's largest rocket to ever fly, the Saturn V, and snap some memorable photos of the shuttle launch pads. Don't miss the Shuttle Launch Experience, a 5-minute simulator ride that recreates the sights, sounds, and sensations of a real shuttle launch. The ride culminates with breathtaking views of Earth.

Once the bus tour is over, sit back and relax with an IMAX movie that will further immerse you in the wonders of space exploration. The tour concludes with a thrilling 30-minute airboat ride through the nearby swamps. Keep your eyes peeled for exotic plants, flowers, and wildlife as you take in the beauty of the natural surroundings. It's the perfect way to cap off a day of fun and learning at the Kennedy Space Center.

Highlights of The Tour

Highlights of The Tour
  • Visit the Kennedy Space Center for an enjoyable day with family and friends.
  • Get up close and personal with a Saturn V rocket and stand inside the launch control room.
  • Discover the shuttle launch pads and see the awe-inspiring Space Shuttle Atlantis.
  • Feel the rush of the Space Shuttle Launch simulator for a realistic experience.
  • Explore the nearby swamps with a 30-minute airboat ride to discover the local flora and fauna.

Know Before You Book The Tour

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Essential Information
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, State Road 405 Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899

  • Opening hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Best Time To Visit: If you want to avoid the crowds, The best time to visit is from September through February, excluding holiday periods. During this time, you may also be able to take advantage of lower rates and special deals.


How long does the Kennedy space center and airboat safari tour last?

    The Kennedy Space Center and airboat ride tour lasts approximately 10 hours.

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