In Mystic

Argia Mystic Cruises

Argia Mystic Cruises

15 Holmes Street
Schooner Wharf
, CT
860 536 0416
860 536 0000 fax

Step aboard the traditional sailing ship ARGIA for a relaxing sightseeing cruise. Enjoy a leisurely cruise down the Mystic River and smooth sailing in Fishers Island Sound. USCG certified. Located in Historic Downtown Mystic.

On the Coast

Westerly Beaches: Misquamicut and Watch Hill

Westerly Beaches: Misquamicut and Watch Hill

Westerly, Rhode Island is one of New England's best kept secrets, and gaining notoriety as the ideal family vacation spot. It features incredible beaches, and villages that offer a diverse cultural scene, superb shopping and dining, historic architecture, and a plethora of recreational opportunities.
Cross Sound Ferry

Cross Sound Ferry

2 Ferry Street
, CT
(860) 443-5281; (631) 323-2525

A ferry trip makes any vacation or weekend getaway relaxing while enjoying a cruise across majestic Long Island Sound, one of America's most beautiful and scenic bodies of water. Avoid the tolls, construction, delays, and other highway hassles by taking Cross Sound Ferry between Orient Point, Long Island and New London, CT. On Long Island, the ferry is located in the heart of Long Island Wine Country and its collection of world-class vineyards, and in Connecticut within the popular Mystic region and the nearby Mystic Aquarium, Mystic Seaport, Foxwoods Resort Casino, and Mohegan Sun Casino.
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat

Essex Steam Train & Riverboat

1 Railroad Avenue
, CT
860 767 0103

Enjoy a 2 1/2 hour narrated journey through the scenic CT River Valley aboard the only Steam Train & Riverboat connection in the USA! Make any occasion special aboard the Essex Clipper Dinner Train, May through October.
Block Island Express

Block Island Express

2 Ferry Street
, CT
(860) 444-4624

Block Island is the perfect getaway. And with Block Island Express, it’s just over an hour away. A great place to bike, kayak, fish, or just relax. The Nature Conservancy has named Block Island “one of the twelve last great places in the Western Hemisphere.” Our JESSICA W, is the fastest ferry serving Block Island from the mainland. Equipped with comfortable and sleek airline-style seating in two enclosed air-conditioned passenger cabins, as well as an outside passenger deck for those seeking a little more adventure, Island-goers can travel in speed and comfort. Onboard food and beverage service includes craft beers and creative cocktails. A state-of-the-art motion control system ensures smooth travel in all sea conditions.
Ocean Beach Park

Ocean Beach Park

98 Neptune Ave
, CT
860 447 3031
860 442 1117 fax

Ocean Beach Park, New England's finest Beach and Boardwalk: Located in Mystic Country, New London's premier recreational facility provides excellent public access to the Atlantic Ocean from a beautiful white, sugar sand beach, complimented by an Olympic-size freshwater pool lockers, and event staging. The 50 acre Park also boasts a beautifully landscaped 19-hole miniature golf course, kids spray park, triple water slide, carousel, rides, playground, nature walk and gift shop. Bring a cooler with cold foods, or enjoy our food court for a quite bite. You can also enjoy the Sandbar Cafe which overlooks the boardwalk stage which serves your favorite beverage as well as some tasty treats from our kitchen. Don't forget to visit the Arcade which features plenty of games including skee-ball, video, and pin-balls. Visit the back side of the park and enjoy our lighter side. A winding trail with observation platform snakes its way along Alewife Cove, a scenic estuary....perfect for bird watching or just enjoying the fresh air and exercise. The park also features a state of the art "Work out World" health club that is available for yearly or daily memberships. Nightly entertainment features Classic Car shows, movies on the beach, live magic, sock hops, fireworks, bands, and talent shows. Come see why we are so much more than New England's finest beach and boardwalk. If you are planning a catered function, check out the park's Port n' Starboard banquet facility, or our corporate picnic pavilion where we cater weddings, corporate outings, reunions, and any other type of function. Don't forget...Think Sunshine!

At the Casinos

Mohegan Sun Country Club at Pautipaug

Mohegan Sun Country Club at Pautipaug

7 Dows Lane
, CT
860.862.9660

Mohegan Sun Country Club at Pautipaug is a private 18-hole championship golf course set in the hillside of Baltic Connecticut. Considered by many to be the best kept secret in all of the state, the course is just 15 minutes from Mohegan Sun. Open to all current members casino guests and convention goers, Mohegan Sun Country Club at Pautipaug currently hosts a clubhouse pro shop driving range banquet facility and has been recognized for its impeccable greens and lavish fairways.
Lake of Isles Golf Course

Lake of Isles Golf Course

1 Clubhouse Drive
, CT
860 312 2093
860 312 2106 fax

Lake of Isles features two nationally recognized courses designed by acclaimed architect Rees Jones. The expansive clubhouse is crafted in natural stone and stout timbers offering stunning views of the 90 acre Lake of Isles from almost any room in the building. The clubhouse is home to the popular grill restaurant, Matches Tavern, the elegant Pequot Village Ballroom, and an award-winning golf shop. The Lake of Isles Golf Academy features a state-of-the-art year-round teaching and training facility that is truly unique to the region. Managed by Troon Golf, the service and attention to detail provided is sure to exceed your expectations.
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