Shoot into Space at Kennedy Space Center!


You can feel like an astronaut on your next Global Discovery Vacations adventure to Florida with the Shuttle Launch Experience! Strap yourself in and let’s check it out.

This is an incredible simulated journey of vertically launching into space and orbiting Earth aboard the space shuttle. You’ll have the chance to strap in and experience the thrilling sights, sounds and sensations of a real Space Shuttle launch.

The one-of-a-kind Shuttle Launch Experience features:

  • Four simulators holding up to 44 passengers each.
  • Space shuttle payload bay location, you’ll feel like you’re in the actual Space Shuttle facilities!
  • Pre-launch briefing prepare you for your trip.
  • Brilliant video screens bring the sights and sounds of space to life.
  • Weightlessness—you’ll feel like an astronaut!


3… 2… 1! Lift off!

You can’t experience it until you get on your next Orlando Florida vacation with Global Discovery Vacations.

The Shuttle Launch Experience is located at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, just 45 minutes from Orlando. The simulated experience is included in admission to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Space Center tickets are on sale online or call 877-313-2610 for more information.

How long have you wanted to be an astronaut? Share how long you’ve dreamed of space in the comments below.

Photos courtesy of Kennedy Space Center.

Stacey is a writer with an eye for design. She’s been with Global Discovery Vacations since 2004, directing the creative department. Her passion for the written word is equal only to that of rescuing dogs and playing volleyball.