Arrival of our new boat …
Latest addition to our fleet is the 7,7 ton “Athena”. This vessel, built in the year 2000 in Hafnarfjordur, and rebuilt in 2005 especially for Gentle Giants, makes the ideal Whale Watching - and sea-angling boat, with all the comfort of a passenger boat.
With the horsepower of 420 you can be sure it takes you to the destination in short time, being the fastest boat in the Whale Watching and sea activities in
Aþena carries 24 passengers, and yesterday on its maiden voyage it held a group from the ICELANDAIR marketing offices in
The captain Jón Christian and the crew sailed across the bay and landed on the
Following are a few pics from the trip, and we wish Icelandair Copenhagen a safe journey home, and thank them for the visit to Húsavík and Flatey!
Aþena sailing in Skjálfandi Bay ... Picture: Hafþór Hreiðarsson
Aþena in Husavik harbour .... Picture: Hafþór Hreiðarsson
The Icelandair group went Sea-angling on Aþena with a great success !!
The catch being barbecued and eaten in Flatey Island ...