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Argia Mystic Cruises

12 Steamboat Wharf, New Location, Mystic, CT 06355-2544
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Fun and Relaxing end to our Day Trip

Wonderful sunset cruise with my daughter visiting from California. It was a treat for everyone on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Beachview2023
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Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Seniors trip with 47 on board the Schooner....

The Argia, an 81 feet long sail schooner with three sails...One mishap, on the return trip, the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Angelo M
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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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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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12 Steamboat Wharf, New Location, Mystic, CT 06355-2544
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful sunset cruise with my daughter visiting from California. It was a treat for everyone on board, young and old. Great crew (Eric, Jamie, and Skye), were very funny, friendly, informative and hard working. They made sure they knew how everyone was doing all during...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Argia, an 81 feet long sail schooner with three sails...One mishap, on the return trip, the diesel engine fail to start. Batteries were dead! Our Captain Amy with another Captain plus the outstanding crew, did a fantastic job. We were side towed, like a...More

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SchoonerARGIA, General Manager at Argia Mystic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Angelo, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so happy the issue was a simple electrical relay and easy to fix. You and your group were really fun to sail with and we are glad you enjoyed yourselves! Capt. Amy

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Argia has an office in the big pay parking lot in town. The first 30 minutes is free, so you can run in, make your arrangements, and get out before you have to spend anything. Most people do it by phone though, but I wanted...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great experience for young and old. Great narration about the history and sites during the excursion and the crew made a point to engage with every patron. Sky, Brandon the mates and Amy the captain were very skilled and informative. Setting the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this tour on trip advisor. I’m a frequenter of Mystic but never knew this tour existed. For a nominal $52 I got a 2 hour sail around the Mystic harbor. The 3-man staff was super friendly and the guide’s stories were knowledgable and interesting....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful sunset cruise for our honeymoon and had an incredible time sailing. We were a little skeptical because the weather was cloudy and didn't look good, but we went anyways and we're so happy we did! The captain and...More

Thank Jaime K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome Crew! Loved the cheese!! Highly Recommend. The crew made me feel very safe and was very knowledgeable about the area.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a brilliant trip. The staff were very enthusiastic and I loved listening to the stories linked to the area. Great to watch a hard working team sailing this beautiful boat. One tip - wear plenty of layers. We sailed on a beautiful day...More

Thank Kathy T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For Christmas my sister gifted me and our other sister with a sunset cruise on the Argia. It was the most wonderful present! The sailboat is wonderful and the crew is very friendly and helpful and make the trip even better than the wonderful surroundings....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

14 of us spent this past Saturday on Argia's noon cruise to celebrate our matriarch's 80th bday. Perfect weather and a fabulous crew made for a very enjoyable afternoon. We picked up boxed lunches beforehand at Mystic Market East ($13pp for delicious, filling lunch combo)...More

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Kevin B
June 6, 2018|
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Response from mhv | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on line. You can also walk into the office and purchase them there. Either is super easy to do.
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Ann M
November 29, 2017|
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Response from SchoonerARGIA | Property representative |
Hi! No we won't be (Brrrr!) sailing in March. ARGIA begins sailing right around May 1st each year and finishes her season mid-October. Check our website each year for exact dates.
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poppy843
April 10, 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.
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