Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

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Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Cape Canaveral vacation rentals

Cape Canaveral—a sunny spot on the Space Coast

Cape Canaveral, a historic science landmark and the home of the Kennedy Space Center, is a popular weekend destination for families and curious minds. The charming city along Florida’s “Space Coast” has sandy beaches and sparkling waters that also attract a great number of sun-seeking vacationers. A trip to Cape Canaveral promises steady excitement with educational attractions, historic sites, a host of tropical wildlife, and family-friendly shores. Cape Canaveral vacation rentals can give your family or group a home base for a whirlwind adventure of sun, science, and scenery.

Fly and swim in Cape Canaveral

The beaches can be enjoyed both by sea and by air with the help of Cape Carnival tours. A popular way to see Port Carnival, a large cruise port, is by helicopter tour. From far above, you can gaze over the busy port full of stylish vacationers, steamboats, and grand cruise ships. You can also fly over Cocoa Beach to see the surfers, fishers, and the colorful pier. If you aren’t a fan of heights, try a boat tour to spot dolphins, or a fishing tour.

Explore the wonders of Space Coast in Cape Canaveral

When staying in this scenic location, take a trip to the Cape Canaveral Space Coast, where scientists first successfully put a man on the moon. The Kennedy Space Center offers an educational experience that will thrill both kids and adults. The visitor complex has everything from a shuttle launch simulation to a bus tour of the facilities. With so much to see and learn, the center is definitely a day trip. You can also visit the Air Force Space and Missile Museum, located next to site of America’s first successful satellite launch.

Travel to the tropical paradise of Cape Canaveral

When you book one of the Cape Canaveral vacation rentals you can look forward to enjoying the island’s subtropical climate. With an average of 240 days of sunshine, Cape Canaveral weather is almost always pleasant. Summer temperatures are typically in the 80s, and winter temperatures average in the 60s. If you are looking to spend most of your time exploring the many space-related attractions and the port, winter is an excellent time to visit. For a classic beach vacation of long days splashing in the water, try for the summer. With relatively mild temperatures for being so far south, Cape Canaveral doesn’t really have an off-season.

Spot Cape Canaveral’s island wildlife

For those who want to experience nature, explore the Cape Canaveral National Seashore, which harbors many endangered species on its beaches. While staying at Cape Canaveral vacation rentals, you can travel to the Space Coast to search for nesting sea turtles. Be charmed by the magnificently large and gentle matinees that meander about the Manatee Sanctuary Park. Birdwatchers will also find joy in the vast and diverse populations that inhabit the island. For a magical nighttime activity, take a kayak tour to see bioluminescent activity that causes the water to twinkle on dark nights.