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Canaveral National Seashore

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Address: 308 Julia St., Titusville, FL 32796
Phone Number: 407-267-1110
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quiet beach

very relaxing spot.....the beach is gorgeous .....seldom crowded.....recommend to folks that dont like crowds and hassle

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

very relaxing spot.....the beach is gorgeous .....seldom crowded.....recommend to folks that dont like crowds and hassle

Thank aross54
Boynton Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Me and my friend stopped off at Canaveral National Seashore while visiting Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. The beach looked clean and had a very nice view. On the road between the main entrance and the beach we saw some interesting birds and wildlife. It was very nice.

Thank Marcia A
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I adore the natural beach with the dunes. I enjoy walking miles of beach without seeing any vehicles except the rangers four wheelers because of the dunes. Very relaxing beach and never too crowded.

Thank Randy R
Normal, Illinois
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went on all the hiking trails and oceanfront boardwalks. Enjoyed this experience immensely. There is a boat that goes out and views wildlife. If you want to do this, call at least one week ahead to get a reservation; we were too late to take the boat ride. Great way to spend most of a day!!

Thank Alan W
Fairfield Twp Ohio
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65 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the drive down the coast to see the views from both sides. Saw about 8 armadillos and a big turtle along the road too. Park, get out and walk over one of the board walks to the beach.

Thank candeeta
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93 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday I visited The Canaveral National Seashore. My destination was actually the Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge, but I got lost and ended up at this location near closing time. The seashore was gorgeous and pristine. I had hoped to see a large variety of shore birds, because it was low tide (best time to see shore birds). I saw a... More 

Thank JansAdventures
Hampton, New Jersey
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42 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Canaveral National Seashore has several sites that are worth visiting but spread out. The headquarters in Titusville only has literature so it is a super quick stop. The visitor center in Merritt isn't labeled as part of the NPS, so don't pass it! The lower beach is great, but you can't get to the northern section and there are no... More 

Thank NJKonthego
Atlanta, GA
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw alligators, turtles, spoonbills and lots of other birds along the drive. We visited Eldora, a restored home, and the volunteer tour guide provided an excellent overview of the area and its history.

Thank Atlanta_GARealtor
Edgewater, Florida
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Canavaral National Seashore on the recommendation of a friend. If you are a senior or disabled you can get park passes at a reduced rate or free. The pass is valid at any national park. Once you have your pass you can enjoy activities and cruises on their pontoon boat for half price. We did a tour of... More 

Thank hobieshawn
Media, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did not sign up soon enough for the pontoon tour, and so we went on a plant walk on the Castle Windy trail with several very knowledable guides. Outstanding 2 hour talk on all of the native plants, their usage by Native Americans, and history of the area. Their are many trails, and lots of wildlife to see as... More 

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