Historic Harbor Tours of Mystic

The Mystic Express is available for groups wishing to reserve the entire vessel. Food and beverages may be brought aboard, including BYOB. We can supply paper plates, napkins, cups, silverware, ice, water, and a bluetooth speaker for your convenience, upon request. 

Private Charters are available for purchase with a credit card at time of completing the reservation. The Mystic Express does not operate in the rain or high wind. Should your charter be canceled due to weather, our staff will look to reschedule your tour or offer you a refund. We require 48 hours in advance for any cancellations by customer. 

Historic Harbor Tours of Mystic 

Private Charters Options


Enjoy privacy aboard the Mystic Express as you experience our classic, 40 minute narrated tour! Reserve any regularly scheduled tour time; with 9 time slots available to choose from, beginning at 10:00am until the final departure at 6:00pm. The vessel has a capacity of a maximum of 17 passengers (we recommend a max of 15 for your comfort). If you prefer to listen to your own curated playlist rather than our tour narration, we have bluetooth speakers available. This tour features Tall Ships, Historic homes known as "Captain's Row" and wonderful photo opportunities. $ 475.00​


A 1 hour tour traveling north or south of the highway bridge. The route is up to you! Departing at 9:30am or 6:30pm
(alternate departure times may be arranged upon request).
The southern route features fantastic panoramic views of the Mystic River and beyond! Alternately, our northern route features the Tall Ships Of Mystic and many scenic points north, all while traveling on calm waters to Old Mystic and the headwaters of the Mystic River. This popular tour selection is sure to please your entire group.  $ 650.00


A 90 minute boat ride traveling north and south of Historic Downtown Mystic. Departing at 9:30am or 6:30pm 
(alternate departure times may be arranged upon request).
Experience Mystic from the water and see everything that Mystic and the Mystic River have to offer along the way.The boat travels to Long Island Sound, allowing passengers the fabulous views of the shoreline -- from Watch Hill, Rhode Island, Fishers Island, and the quaint fishing village of Noank, CT.  The captain will inform your group of points of interest and your group will experience Mystic arriving from the sea just as sailors of old... $ 850.00