Sunset Cruises, Day Sailing

Treat yourself and your loved ones to a memorable evening on the water on board Nomade.
Just picture this: you are sailing with the sun slowly settling down, giving the Thimble Islands a new light, with good friends accompanied by smooth background music.
Get the most out of our short summer! Sit back and relax while captain Eric works on making your sailing cruise a pleasant and unique experience. Book your evening sailing cruise now!


When: Anytime between 9am and 8.30pm. Sunset cruises from 5.30 PM to 8.30 PM weekdays and weekends weather permitting. Due to the busier traffic on weekends, we suggest that you pick a weekday for a more peaceful evening. Time of departure is flexible and can be adjusted to your schedule.

Where: Pick up depends on location: Branford River

Dinner: As we cannot serve alcohol on board, you are welcome to bring your own alcohol. We will provide bottled water and coffee. Feel free to bring your own food and beverages.

Itinerary: You may choose your itinerary or depending on the time of departure and the wind conditions, we sail to the Thimbles islands, anchor if possible (3 hour minimum) and then sail back to Branford. Itinenary varies depending on our boat(s) location (Noank, Stonington or Sag Harbor).

Nomade Dufour 35: Weekday: $400/6 persons/2 hours. Additional hour at $150/hour  (Branford, CT location only and weekday).
Customary 15%-20% gratuity not included and always appreciated.
Weekend rates higher ($200/hour, 4 guests) and depends on boat availability and location. Check our Boat fleet pages (Nomade, Maguelone) for more details on weekend pricing. 

Rain Date: due to weather conditions, we will be glad to reschedule if you decide to postpone your evening cruise or give you a full deposit refund.
A deposit is required in advance for all our cruises.

Our best sunsets

Various sailing destinations and pickup locations