Mystic River Activities

The warm, sunny weather we’ve been enjoying lately has us ready to spend our days out on the water. There are several options, right here in town, that allow you to get out and enjoy the beautiful Mystic River. Read on to learn about three Mystic River activities that will not disappoint!

Argia Mystic Cruises

Located at Steamboat Wharf in downtown Mystic, the Schooner Argia offers daily sailing trips and sunset cruises on an 81 foot sailing ship. You’ll get to explore the village of Mystic and surrounding islands and enjoy scenic coastlines and lighthouses, all while basking in the sun and salt air aboard the Argia. They sail morning, noon, and evenings- their sunset cruises are the most popular! Bring a bottle of wine and enjoy all the beautiful views Mystic has to offer!

Mystic Boat Adventures

Mystic Boat Adventures offers a unique opportunity to drive your own personal power boat up the Mystic River. This guided, one of a kind boat tour, puts you in the driver’s seat! Driving your own personal catamaran, you can explore the historic sites on the Mystic River and Fishers Island Sound, while taking in all the beautiful views of the river, harbors, and lighthouses. You may even encounter some wildlife along the way! They offer one hour and three hour tours. Take your day up a notch and captain your own boat with Mystic Boat Adventures!

Mystic River Cruises

If you’re looking for a more intimate way to experience the wonder and beauty of Mystic, then Mystic River Cruises is the perfect choice for you. You cruise along the river in comfort aboard an antique picnic boat built in 1947, which adds a wonderful historic quality to your experience. You’ll gain a unique view into what Mystic is all about. Choose from a private romantic cruise, a sunset cruise, or a day cruise perfect for the family. Bring food and drinks to make the experience even more enjoyable.

We hope this list of fun activities to do on the Mystic River inspires you to get out there and explore.There are so many beautiful and historical sites to take in along the coastline. Spending time on the Mystic River? Post a pic and tag us so we can see!