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Take an out-of-this-world day trip to the awe-inspiring Kennedy Space Center from Orlando. Spend hours exploring the NASA world-class facility, launchpads and rocket exhibits like Saturn V. You’ll have a chance to participate in the simulated Shuttle Launch Experience, see stellar IMAX films and get first-hand space stories at Astronaut Encounter. Upgrade to have lunch with a veteran astronaut and other sightseeing experiences.

Highlights

  • Kennedy Space Center tour from Orlando with optional upgrades
  • Tour NASA's launch headquarters and the Shuttle Launch Experience
  • Explore the Rocket Garden, Apollo/Saturn V Center and see two IMAX films
  • Get up-close-and-personal with veteran astronauts at the Astronaut Encounter show
  • Upgrade your tour for an unforgettable opportunity to dine with an astronaut!
  • Upgrade to Space Pass Plus to visit the Vehicle Assembly Building and other intriguing sights
  • Pickup and drop-off from selected locations in Orlando

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

Kennedy Space Center is packed with fascinating exhibits, and this tour makes it a breeze to get there. Choose to lunch with an astronaut to turn your visit into a truly out-of-this-world experience!

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What You Can Expect

Kennedy Space Center Day Trip with Transport from Orlando

Kennedy Space Center Day Trip with Transport from Orlando

Spend a day marveling at the magnificence of space travel at the Kennedy Space Center. Your approximate 11-hour tour begins with early morning pickup from select Orlando locations. Grab a seat on the coach and relax for the 45-minute ride to the space center.

Upon arrival at the KSC Visitor Complex, you're free to tour the stellar visitor complex at your leisure. Board the NASA bus for a quick trip to one of the many mind-blowing exhibits like the Early Space Exploration exhibit featuring stories and artifacts from missions like Gemini, or the Rocket Garden to view the first NASA rockets. Kids (and adults!) will love getting interactive at the Children’s Play Dome.

Continue to the Apollo/Saturn V Center, where you’ll relive Neil Armstrong’s moonwalk, touch a moon rock, and get a close-up view of the giant Saturn V rocket — the largest rocket ever made at 363 feet (110 meters) tall! Then take in a complimentary showing or two at the IMAX Theater, currently playing Hubble Telescope and Journey to Space, an extraordinary 3D documentary narrated by Patrick Stewart. And don’t leave without getting a full-sensory space experience at the Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit, featuring more than 60 interactive experiences!

Between stops, engage in savvy interactive displays, remember fallen astronauts at the Astronaut Memorial and take needed snack breaks (own expense) in the Rocket Garden or Orbit Cafe.

At the end of your tour, a coach will return you to the departure point in Orlando.

Upgrade Options:
  • Lunch with an Astronaut - Enjoy an unforgettable lunch with a veteran NASA astronaut. Help yourself to a fresh buffet meal, and spend some quality time with an expert space traveler to ask your burning space questions and get an autograph!
  • Space Plus Pass - Includes ‘Lunch with An Astronaut,’ followed by an expert guided tour NASA Causeway to view a space shuttle launch pad, A/B Camera Stop — a camera bunker used during space shuttle flights — and the countdown clock at Press Site.

Customer Reviews

Ayumi W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

It was excellent.

Nan H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

great experience

rachit

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Red was awesome! Please have a pickup location in downtown, it is not convenient for disney land unenthusiasts to reach at the meeting point.

Janelle S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Kennedy Space Centre is a must see for anyone travelling to Orlando. The magnitude of these space vessels have to be seen to be believed! A very interesting and well thought out museum of space travel.

Claudia V

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

NASA trip is amazing! You won and #39;t get disappointed!

Elouise K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Our trip to the Kennedy Space Center was a great experience. There is so much history and information to take in! It definitely makes me proud to be an American and ever grateful to all of the heroes who have sacrificed to make the space program possible. NASA is one of the best things that we can invest in as a country.

Sheershak A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

It was an awesome tour. There was so much to see, learn and take back home. It gives us an insight into the lives of astronauts, space shuttles and the aerospace research. Experience of a lifetime!!

Tim T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

The Guide Red was awesome! He gave us great insight as to what to get done while there.

Prince P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

awesum tour guide, his name was Red and he was really funny.

Dale H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Great excursion KSC. A wonderful and memorable place. There is a great deal pride that is evident in every detail. I would highly recommend this tour.

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