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Our Mystic Boat Tours on the River!

Drive your own powerboat on Mystic River with our boat tours in CT!

Quick Details

Hour Glass Duration: Choose from a 1-hour tour that departs at 1 or 2:30 PM.

Or our 3-hour boat tour that departs at 9 AM or 5 PM. Pick your day & time!

NOTE: Sep 7th – Sep 30th the 3 hour tours are 9 AM and 4 PM.

Checkmark Guided tour: Yes, your guide will be in a separate boat.

Info Included: Small cooler with two bottles of water and life jackets per boat.

Food Food: Feel free to bring snacks and drinks on your tour!

Glass Alcohol policy: Alcohol is prohibited on your tour. 

User Age restrictions: Must be 18 years or older to operate the boat. Driver license required upon check-in. Fun for all – ages 8 and above.

Ticket Boater’s License Required: No. But different states have different laws, and if you do have one, please bring it with you. This allows us to venture into other waters.

Bus Parking: Free parking is available.

1 Hour Boat Tour Pricing
Price Per Person - Up to 5 Participants
Price Per Person - 6-8 Participants
3 Hour Boat Tour Pricing
Price Per Person - Up to 5 Participants
Price Per Person - 6 - 8 Participants

About Our Mystic, CT Boat Tours

Mystic Boat Adventures offers unique guided mini power boat tours where you are your own captain and get to drive the boat yourself for one or three hours. Our Mystic boat tours are fun and exciting, all while giving you incredible views of local, historic Mystic sites along the Connecticut coastline.


With four departures per day, you can easily book a time that works with your Mystic plans. Running around all day? Experience a beautiful Connecticut sunset on our most popular tour of the day, our sunset cruise, which is the last tour every afternoon and departs 3 hours prior to dusk. Unwind from the day with the best seats on the water!

For all our Mystic, CT boat tours, we provide a small cooler with two bottles of water for each boat. Feel free to bring a small lunch, snacks, and other drinks to put in your cooler if you’d like! Receive a $10.00 discount on the 1-hour tour for groups of 6-8 (per person) OR a $20 discount on the 3-hour tour for groups of 6-8 (per person).


Mystic Boat Tours Requirements:

  • You must be 18 years old with a valid driver’s license to operate the boat.
  • For safety reasons, there is a weight limit of 250 pounds per person.
  • Children 8 years old and up may ride on the boat with an adult. Life preservers must be worn by all children aged 8 to 15.

Alcoholic beverages are prohibited during the tour. The driver must be under the legal limit for alcohol to navigate the boat. If a driver appears to be under the influence of alcohol, we have the right to refuse service, no refund given.

Two people must be in each boat that goes out on the tour (excluding the guide boat). In the event you have an odd number in your partyThat person must meet the requirements for operating a watercraft. There are opportunities to switch drivers and riders during the tour.

If a person doesn’t meet eligibility requirements to operate one of our boats (18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license), they are paired up with a person who is eligible to operate the boat.