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What a splendid way to spend a hot, humid afternoon with my family. Beautiful ship, gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dawn123207
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Bangor, Maine
Perfect day for a great sail

I would highly recommend the Argia for a 2 hour sail from the Mystic river. The crew was friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dahlia860
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Stonington, Connecticut
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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...more
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12 Steamboat Wharf, New Location, Mystic, CT 06355-2544
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a splendid way to spend a hot, humid afternoon with my family. Beautiful ship, gorgeous views, a peaceful easy feeling, and we were spoiled outrageously by the doting crew, especially Sky, who gave us all a great history lesson. Highly recommend the adventure!

Thank Dawn123207
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a last-minute decision to escape the heat by taking a harbor cruise. Good idea. Nice boat, very friendly and attentive crew, calm water, nice views of Mystic-area boats, homes, islands

Thank Gilbert S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would highly recommend the Argia for a 2 hour sail from the Mystic river. The crew was friendly, professional and efficient. Sky was a great storyteller while we sailed around Long Island sound. Great time for all!

Thank Dahlia860
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took her father on a sunset cruise yesterday. His father had grown up on schooners but he himself had never been on one. It was a nice relaxing time. We sailed out into the Sound near Fisher’s Island, cut the engines,...More

Thank Wireguided
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relaxing 2 hours. Gentle schooner motion. Once out in open water, motor is cut and sails go up. Only the whooshing of wind and lapping of water to unwind you from the stresses that vex you.

Thank jrom888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This sailing cruise was really lovely. We went on the Sunset Cruise. The captain and her crew were very pleasant, accommodating and professional. The cruise takes a bit more than two hours. Definitely recommend! They serve a wide assortment of cheese and crackers: you only...More

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The day was breezy, sunny and cool - being out on the water in a beautifully maintained sail boat was a perfect way to spend the afternoon. The captain and crew are friendly and full of interesting facts and stories about the Mystic River, Fisher...More

Thank 720kimberlyS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our sunset cruise ~ although with the overcast weather the sunset was not highly visible!! The captain and crew were very friendly and professional, they had some great stories of fishing lore and about some of the Island residents. It was interesting...More

Thank Rose H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our sunset cruise. The captain and crew were very friendly and professional. Loved the stories that were told. It was interesting to see how they put up and took down the sails. The refreshments and blankets were much appreciated. Highly recommend going...More

Thank Ameribrit2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice, comfortable ride up and out of the scenic Mystic River, with turn-around near Fishers Island. Crew was excellent and entertaining. Lite snacks and beverages provided. I might like to take a sunst sail next time.

Thank gemand2018
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Response from admhallz | Reviewed this property |
6pm leave/8 pm return; schedule 1/2 hr earlier after Labor Day. It would be wise to look at their website (argia cruises) to get all of the information.
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Stephanie C
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Donald W | Reviewed this property |
I asked a crew member and he told me the capacity was 49 persons.
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Paulette T
July 1, 2018|
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Response from JDaschEllis | Reviewed this property |
Well worth the $52 per adult! I don’t have prices for kids/seniors.
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