The Freedom class of
ships are packed with spectacular, innovative
onboard features. The unparalleled
top-deck aqua environment boasts three massive
pool areas, cantilevered whirlpools, the H2O
Zone, and FlowRider, the onboard surf park.
Then, when the sun sets, the area transforms
into an open-air nightclub under the stars!
What's more, these 160,000-ton cruise ships are
among the largest ships at sea. See
for yourself what the hype is all about.
Port Canaveral is the second busiest cruise port in the
world. During calendar year 2004, a record 4.6 million
revenue cruise passengers passed through the Port's
The gateway to Central Florida, Port Canaveral provides
access to the wonderful theme parks and entertainment
complexes of Orlando, the spectacular wonders of the
Kennedy Space Center and the natural habitats of the
alligator and Florida manatee.
The One Thing
You Don't Want to Miss
Experience the wonders of the Kennedy
Space Center with the whole family. See, hear and touch
NASA's glorious past, inspiring present and exciting
future. Stroll through the Rocket Garden, home of Apollo
and Gemini-era rockets, board life-size replicas of the
space shuttle Explorer and see spacecraft that have
actually orbited the Earth.
Other Fun Things to Do Take
an exciting and educational airboat tour into central
Florida's Everglades. As you travel deep into the
wilderness, you'll glide over a sea of grass into the
pristine fresh-water eco-system of Bald Cypress Swamp,
where alligators and other wildlife abound.
Explore Cocoa Beach, made famous by "I Dream of
Jeannie," just a short drive from Port Canaveral and
south of the Kennedy Space Center. You'll be charmed by
the unique shops, many parks and 12 miles of beaches.
Get a Taste of Local Flavor
celebrate Florida's wild side. And there aren't many
places on earth more wild than the Everglades. Get a
real taste of the Everglades by sampling some alligator
meat. It's a popular appetizer all over the area and
most people say it tastes "just like chicken."