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Type: Attractions, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities
1360 S Banana River Drive
Merritt Island, FL 32952
- Best for Attractions near Cruise Port Because: The Banana River is a large lagoon with great fishing, bird-watching, boating and hiking.
- Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: Float along the Banana River lagoon at sunset and watch for dolphins, bald eagles and manatees. Try sailboarding!
- Best for Outdoor Activities Because: The ocean isn't the Space Coast's only big body of water. Take time to explore Banana River, too.