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Wakulla’s Nearby Attractions
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER VISITOR COMPLEX
Experience an exhilarating and educational look at the incredible feats accomplished by America’s space program. Hop aboard the newest journey, the Shuttle Launch Experience with immerses visitors in the sights, sounds and feelings of a Space Shuttle launch. Get a close look at the most famous launch pads in the world, first built for NASA’s Apollo missions and presently used by the Space Shuttle fleet.
Space Shuttle Atlantis is the new $100 million home of the priceless, historic spacecraft that tells the incredible story of NASA’s 30-year Space Shuttle Program. The 90,000 square-foot Space Shuttle Atlantis attraction is the Marquee element of the Visitor Complex’s 10-year master plan.
Angry Birds Space Encounter – Intergalactic eggchasing comes to life. Take the journey by passing through a vortex on the way to a strange space universe.
Astronaut Hall of Fame – Experience exhibits dedicated to our astronauts, including the world’s largest collection of personal memorabilia and realistic astronaut training simulators.
CRUISES FROM PORT CANAVERAL
Whether you’re seeking a thrilling adventure on the ocean or simply a relaxing time at sea, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for with one of the many major cruise lines that depart from Port Canaveral.
Escape to the tropical shores of the Caribbean with the whole family or share a romantic voyage with your special someone through the warm waters of the Bahamas. With several unique destinations to choose from, you and your loved ones are sure to find the perfect cruise to complete your Cocoa Beach vacation. Popular cruise lines that sail out of Port Canaveral include:
Visit the Cove at Port Canaveral and watch majestic cruise ships come and go from one of the restaurants and bars. If you like to gamble, set sail on the Victory Casino Cruise. Or cast off on one of the Port’s fishing charters.
Brevard Zoo is one of Jack Hannah’s favorites… and for good reason. The Zoo features animals in their natural habitats and have animal encounters that allow you to get up close and personal. But don’t simply walk the shady trails to see the animals, kayak past giraffes and rhinos or take on the TreeTop Trek and zipline over the park.