Welcome to Mystic
A skyline of masts greets you as you arrive in town on US 1. They belong to the vessels bobbing ever so slightly in the postcard-perfect harbor. There's a sense of self-satisfied calm and composure in the air – until suddenly a heart-stopping steamer whistle blows, followed by the cheerful cling of a drawbridge bell. You know you've arrived in Mystic.From simple beginnings in the 17th century, the village of Mystic... Read More
Top experiences in Mystic
Mystic Mountain Zipline or Bobsled Adventure
After being pickup in the lobby of your Kingston hotel, your professional chauffeur will take you in air-conditioned comfort to Mystic Mountain. In some cases, there will WiFi available on board throughout the trip. The journey will take you through local communities, old cities, along rivers and over mountainous highways. Before arriving at the final destination there will be a photo stop inside Fern Gully, one of Jamaica's natural wonders which contains hundreds of variety of ferns and plants.Once at Mystic Mountain, a unique rainforest attraction you will have access to the Mystic water slide and infinity edge pool, the Mystic Lookout Tower and the Mystic Pavilion. Upon entering the attraction, you will be able to view displays and memorabilia celebrating Jamaica’s renowned culture, history, great moments in sports, and the promotion of environmental awareness and conservation of natural resources. Take a moment in the pavilion to absorb this educational treat!Your admission ticket will also allow you access to the Butterfly Attraction Garden. This garden has been designed to attract and feed butterflies in their natural environment where they remain free to fly. Come and see the colorful butterflies in Jamaica as they fly on the flowers and plants all around you!You will also have a choice between the following two adventure attractions:The Rainforest Sky Explorer and ZiplineAccess the main attraction in the Explorer Sky Chair with a ride up to 700 feet over the rain forest canopy. See the Mystic Mountain tree tops from up above with the blue Caribbean Sea as its backdrop. Once at the top you will receive a safety orientation, safety equipment and harness system. Your harness will allow you to soar through the canopy on a series of zipline cables and pulleys that are interconnected on both tree and land-based platforms. The canopy zipline will end at the mid-station of the chairlift where you can catch a ride back to the top.Bobsled AdventureGear up for the most thrilling ride of your life on the fast Jamaica Bobsled. After an orientation from your professional bobsled driver hop on board and get buckled into your specially made bobsled. Hold on as it plunges through 3,280 feet of twists and turns down the mountain. At the end you will come to a controlled stop and then you will be slowly lifted back to the top on an elevated tramway where you will exit.
3-Day Washington DC Cherry Blossom Bus Tour from Boston
Start your traveling from Boston to Kennet Square, PA and work your way to Washington, DC for the Cherry Blossom Festival. Travel to Mystic, CT before ending the tour back in Boston. Day 1: Boston - Kennett Square (344 miles)Start your journey from Boston toward Kennett Square, PA, where we will arrive at the Longwood Gardens for the day. After a day of exploration, we will head to our hotel for the night.Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA The area has been functioning as a public garden since 1798. By the middle of the 19th century, the property was an impressive arboretum. Admission (Optional): Adult $20; Child (Under 18) $10; Senior (Over 66) $17Hotel: College Park Hotel & Suites, MD or equivalent Day 2: Washington D.C.Arrive in Washington, DC in time to see the blooming Cherry Blossoms. Our morning sightseeing tour is devoted to the landmarks and monuments of this great city: the White House, Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, and U.S. Capitol. You will have time to explore the various buildings that comprise the Smithsonian Institute, such as the Air and Space Museum.Potomac River Cruise Ideal place to view the vibrant pink and white flowers on both sides of river. Washington, DC sits on the shores of Virginia's Potomac River, and those who want to see the United States' capital in an exciting and innovative way can join a Potomac Cruise for a relaxing and enjoyable sightseeing experience.Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child (Under 11 yrs) $15; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $26National Cherry Blossom Festival In 1912, Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo City gave the United States a gift of Japanese cherry trees. Every year since, people have gathered to watch them burst into a magnificent pink and white blooms. Subject to change dependent upon weather. Hotel: College Park Hotel & Suites, MD or equivalent Day 3: Mystic - Boston (98 miles) On our way back, we will visit Mystic, CT and the Mystic Aquarium. After this, our final stop, we will make the last leg of our journey back to Boston, where we should arrive in the evening. See "Departure and Return" for pickup and drop-off information.Mystic Aquarium, Mystic, CT The abundance of special "touch tanks" throughout the Mystic Aquarium makes it a great place for kids to learn about the wonders of our oceans and marine life. This aquarium is notable for its beluga whale exhibit. Admission (Optional): Adult $30; Child (3-17 yrs) $26; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $27