Decide how long you'd like to escape for - 2, 3 or 5 day cruises
Choose a cabin class - Sloop, Schooner, Brigantine or Clipper
Book your cruise between June and September
*children under 10 years of age are not permitted on overnight cruises
The captains and crew take care of all of the details freeing you to lounge in the sun, read a book, help raise sail, steer the Mystic Whaler, climb loft, swim or make new friends with your shipmates and crew - it's up to you. Check out the frequently asked questions page for even more useful information.
When do we depart and return?
Overnight cruises board after 8:30 pm the night before from City Pier in New London, CT. The Mystic Whaler departs the next morning after breakfast and returns on the last day of the cruise at 3 pm. Every evening has us visiting a port of call or anchoring out in a snug harbor beneath the stars.
What's included with our reservation?
Cruises are all-inclusive including home-cooked meals and beverages (coffee, tea, hot chocolate, water and lemonade). Please feel free to bring your own adult beverages or soda as these are not provided.
Where do we go?
The wind and tide determine our destination. Ports of call may include Block Island, RI | Newport, RI | Shelter Island, NY | Sag Harbor, NY | Mystic, CT and Martha's Vineyard, MA to name a few.
CLIPPER CABINS provide one full size bed to accommodate two people, with a private bathroom and shower en suite, a sink and skylight. Towels and linens are provided.
BRIGANTINE CABINS provide a double upper and single lower bunk. These cabins have both a skylight and portlight and a sink in the room. Bathroom and shower are located in the hallway. Towels and linens are provided.
SCHOONER CABINS provide upper and lower single bunks, and either a skylight or a portlight and a sink in the room. Bathroom and shower are located in the hallway. Towels and linens are provided.
SLOOP CABINS offer the smallest and most affordable private accommodations. Each has a single bunk, either a skylight or a portlight and a sink in the room. Bathroom and shower are located in the hallway. Towels and linens are provided.
2017 Overnight Cruise Rates
|Cabin Class||2 Day||3 Day||5 Day|
|Clipper Cabin (cabin rate max. 2 ppl.)||$911||$1,401||$2,142|
|Brigantine Cabin (cabin rate with 2 ppl.)||$857||$1,288||$2,029|
|Brigantine Cabin (cabin rate max. 3 ppl.)||$1,071||$1,609||$2,536|
|Schooner Cabin (cabin rate max. 2 ppl.)||$787||$1,185||$1,926|
|Sloop Cabin (cabin rate max. 1 person)||$556||$834||$1,391|