If you have always wanted to meet an astronaut, now’s your chance! Real Florida Adventures will whisk you away to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex for a photo op, food and drinks, and Q&A chat with an astronaut. Then it’s off to an immersive space center tour with much to discover including the Space Shuttle Atlantis and Gateway exhibits, and more!
Total tour duration is approximately 12 hours including transport.
Pick-up locations are at: (1) Margaritaville Resort at 7:15 am (Banquet and Event Entrance, 8000 Fins Up Circle, Kissimmee, FL 34747). (2) Golden Corral – Lake Buena Vista at 7:30am (8707 Vineland Ave, Orlando FL 32821). (3) Orlando Star Flyer at Icon Park at 8 am (8265 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819). Please call the phone number on your e-ticket after purchase to confirm your pickup location.
Please arrive at the pick-up location 15-20 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. The bus will depart on time with no exceptions, as all tours follow a timeline to ensure you make most of your time at the destination.
Real Florida Adventures will transport you via a 15-person passenger van.
Tour includes admission to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, continental breakfast in the morning or chef’s choice of culinary samplings in the afternoon, 1 alcoholic drink per ticketed adult (more available for purchase), a commemorative gift and lithograph (signed portrait) of the astronaut, a guided walking tour, roundtrip transportation from International Drive, Disney and Kissimmee areas, and a professional & licensed tour guide.
Yes, you will be accompanied by a licensed, professional tour guide who is an expert on all things Florida. Guides are CPR certified, and CDC compliance trained.
Unfortunately, the only thing allowed in the vehicle is bottled water due to the abundance of Florida critters that love to hitch rides. There will be plenty of time outside the vehicle to eat and drink.
Florida is one of those places where the weather can change in an instant. It can rain on one side of the street and be completely sunny. They will do their best to ensure all activities are completed; however, the safety of their guests is of utmost importance.
Cameras on every trip. There will be amazing photo opportunities. If you are doing a tour with water activity, please bring a bathing suit and towel. They also recommend you bring a light sweater or jacket as all our vehicles are air-conditioned. Also, bring and wear sunscreen. All activities are outdoors, and the Florida Sun can get extremely hot. It’s also important to ensure you stay hydrated throughout the day. Our guides will have bottled water for purchase for your convenience.
Dress comfortably for your tour. Sneakers recommended. Monitor the weather for the day and dress accordingly. Vehicles are air-conditioned, so some may find a sweater or hoodie beneficial.
Yes. This tour is full of family friendly fun.
Yes. The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is wheelchair accessible, and you can rent a wheelchair on site for $10 (subject to change).