Mystic is a beautiful New England seacoast village off the beaten path between Boston and New York. This tour is a fascinating and fun way to understand the charm and history of this special place. Bill, (the owner and only guide), is a long time Mystic local who knows the best sights and places to visit. He is a knowledgeable and entertaining story-teller with a deep understanding of what makes Mystic special. The tour features colonial and shipbuilding history, whaling, rum running, Indian wars and local culture. While strolling the village you will hear the true inside story on best best nearby places to visit and what the locals like to do. PRIVATE TOURS ONLY, MAX 5 participants
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Stop At: Mystic, Mystic, Mystic Country, Connecticut
Mystic is a National Historic District originally founded in the 1600s. It is a beautiful New England seacoast village scenically located along the Mystic River. In addition to a vast amount of well-preserved 1800s architecture, the area is rich in colonial, maritime, shipbuilding, whaling and local history.
Within Mystic, we visit local attractions like The Spicer Mansion, a historic sea captain's home, famous Gravel Street along the Mystic River, the Mystic Bascule Bridge and more. We'll view wooden ships near the Seaport, and tour Schooner Wharf where classic wooden sailboats reside. And of course, Mystic Pizza!
Duration: 2 hours