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Argia Mystic Cruises

12 Steamboat Wharf, New Location, Mystic, CT 06355
+1 860-536-0416
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Sheer Enjoyment of Sailing

My husband and I love to sail, but don't have any sailing skills or a sailboat. The Argia is a... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Meg T
Pelham, New York
via mobile
Fun Afternoon

We were recently in Mystic and decided to take the afternoon sail. It was a great way to get an... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Imperial, NE
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Sail away on a relaxing cruise aboard ARGIA, an 81-foot traditional sailing ship. Enjoy islands, lighthouses, and fresh air. Ticket price includes snacks and soft drinks. You may bring your own picnic basket, beer or wine. US Coast Guard inspected. Gift Certificates available. Charter the whole ship for your private event.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
12 Steamboat Wharf, New Location, Mystic, CT 06355
+1 860-536-0416
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love to sail, but don't have any sailing skills or a sailboat. The Argia is a wonderful solution to this problem. The ship is captained by a very knowledgeable young woman . The sail leaves from the bridge in Mystic Ct....More

1  Thank Meg T
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We were recently in Mystic and decided to take the afternoon sail. It was a great way to get an orientation of Mystic as we were only in town for one day/one night. The crew on the sail boat were a great group of guys...More

Thank CindyImperial_NE
Reviewed 29 August 2017

First time I was ever on a boat with sails, so fun to watch be put up. The boat loads right where the draw bridge is so you get to see that as well. I had never seen the type of bridge that is seen...More

Thank pamalarickson
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My husband and I booked a last-minute sunset sail on the ARGIA. The ship docked at Steamboat Wharf, right in the heart of downtown Mystic. Our sailing included complimentary snacks (cheese and crackers) and lemonade, but the ship allowed for BYOB and food. (We brought...More

2  Thank CherryTravels17
SchoonerARGIA, General Manager at Argia Mystic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Hi! Thank you for your nice review. We want to be sure you know that the reason we don't have a separate recycling bin aboard is that our waste disposal company now does all the recycling separation at their facility. Hard to get used to...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Booked a last-minute sail on the Argia... so glad I did. Beautiful sail on the Mystic River into Fisher's Island Sound. Passed by many lovely houses and boats. Loved hearing about and seeing North Dumpling Island. Was surprised there were complimentary snacks -- nice touch!...More

1  Thank Atlantis87
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We did the 330pm cruise on a Saturday. It was beautiful. Crowded but enough room for everyone to sit (although not all seats had backs). The staff were funny and laid back. Talked some but not too much. They provided you with bags of chips...More

1  Thank dana9880
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Being on this sail boat was like being on a mini vacation! The boat is beautiful and the sails are gorgeous. The crew is excellent! Thank you Captain Amy and crew mates Jeff and Brendan for a outstanding sailing experience! 👍👍. Pat and Ella

1  Thank patJ9361XU
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Our initial reservations were cancelled because they did not have enough people signed up on a Wednesday. But the staff was very helpful and understanding and we were fortunate to be able to reschedule for the following day. We were concerned that this being a...More

1  Thank CrownContraDad75
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I've been on a Argia cruise a few times, and I found that it was extremely informative and enjoyable. The crew were all very friendly and knowledgable about both the ship and the local area. It's a fun, unique way to explore the area, especially...More

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The aria cruise is nice, especially the evening cruise. It takes you down the river and into the ocean and let's out.the sails for about an hour then goes back up the river. My friend did a private party every September for her birthday supplies...More

2  Thank Denise O
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Questions & Answers
10 April 2017|
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Response from SchoonerARGIA | Property representative |
Hi! The 2017 ticket prices are: $50 Adult (18-59), $47 Senior (60+), $40 Child. Our 2017 Sailing Season begins May 5.
13 August 2016|
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Response from Pugsley2015 | Reviewed this property |
$47. Season starts May 5, 2017.
22 December 2015|
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Response from JerryH9905 | Reviewed this property |
AS answered, the owners are two women who take turns sailing the ship. During the sail, you will be offered some light snack and soft drink. The captain, mates, and owner are all very cordial and professional.