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Argia Cruises

12 Steamboat Wharf, Mystic, CT 06355
+1 860-536-0416
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Daytime sail with cousins

We liked the stories, especially about the Kingdom of North Dumpling and how certain places in... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Boston, MA, USA
via mobile
Sunset cruise

Late August sunset cruise. Very nice even though we had no wind. Crew was very nice. Sunset was... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
via mobile
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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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  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
12 Steamboat Wharf, Mystic, CT 06355
+1 860-536-0416
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We liked the stories, especially about the Kingdom of North Dumpling and how certain places in Fisher's Island Sound got their names. We went with some adults and 6 cousins, ages 6-14.

1  Thank smlodoze
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Late August sunset cruise. Very nice even though we had no wind. Crew was very nice. Sunset was very nice. Do it if you have time.

Thank Pzooch50
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Great for family of 5 with 8, 10 and 12 year old kids. Lots of snacks. Crew is safe and knowledgeable of shoreline history and attractions. Fisher Island Sound is a nice place to sail and waves are/were in the 1 foot range. Very little...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

After a long hot day, this was a wonderful way to relax. Captain Amy, Neil and Rebecca taught us about the area and boating. I don't know much about either, and was so appreciative of all their information. They were clearly knowledgeable and passionate. They...More

1  Thank aneeruam
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We really enjoyed our two our trip with Captain Amy, Eric, Rebecca, and Neil. Everything from booking the tickets, to checking in, to the trip itself was effortless and just as expected. We arrived about 45 minutes before directed and parked in the free lot...More

2  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 9 August 2016

My husband and I went with another couple on 8/9. It was a perfect day to be out on the water. The crew was fantastic. Very friendly and informative. Even though we were the last to board I think we ended up with the best...More

3  Thank cyndie54
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We had a smooth sail up the Mystic River in the late afternoon to early evening. Our captain and crew were very knowledgeable of the area and the vessel. It was fun watching children help the crew with the rigging and even steer for a...More

Thank Shelly C
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We were looking for something to do in Mystic that was active and yet relaxing, and this was the perfect combination of both. The crew was unbelievably kind, the set up was great and the fact that we could bring our own wine and snacks...More

Thank ALM0618
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was our second trip on the Argia, the first was several years ago. Crew is engaging and informative. Trip out of the harbor is informative, and interesting in part because of two bridges that must be opened for the boat -- the Amtrak swing...More

Thank DavidBenz
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The weather cleared, so we decided to go on a sunset sail. Bring your own drinks is encourage, so we brought some wine. We had a great time, and the crew is just super friendly people.

Thank Mark G
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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.
12 August 2016|
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Response from Pugsley2015 | Reviewed this property |
$47. Season starts May 5, 2017.
21 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.