Freighter Travel

Africa - Asia


South Africa - Malaysia - China

Freighter Voyage from Cape Town to Shanghai and Beijing

Route (FR3-241):
Tianjing Xingang (Beijing)/ China - Qingdao/ China - Shanghai - Ningbo/ China - Nansha/ China - Tanjung Pelepas/ Malaysia - Singapore - Cape Town/ South Africa - (Pointe Noire/ Congo - Kribi/ Cameroon - Luanda/ Angola) - Cape Town - Port Kelang/ Malaysia - Singapore - Busan/ South Korea - Tianjing Xingang

Departures: every 5 weeks
one way trips possible
Fare: from 110 EUR per day

Further information you may find under the following links:

How do I find the right Freighter Travel for me?

  1. A Section or whole Round Trip? What is your preferred port of departure & arrival? / Are you interested in the opposite direction alternatively?
  2. When: What is your earliest and latest date of departure? 
  3. Number of Travelers?
Ship & Cabin Details

CMA CGM Dalila
Flag: France
Year built: 2010
Size: 8,500 TEU
Dead weight capacity: 109,021 t
Length: 334.0 m
Breadth: 42.8 m

Ship Facilities
Swimming Pool, excercise room, table tennis, lounge with TV and DVD-player, fridge, library, dining room

Cabin Facilities

  • Cabin 1:
    2 Double Cabins "704" and "709" (ca. 29 m²), 1 double bed (2.00 x 1.40m), shower / WC, fridge, desk, wardrobe
  • Cabin 2:
    1 Double Cabin "710" (ca. 26 m²), 1 double bed (2.00 x 1.40m), shower / WC, fridge, desk, wardrobe
  • Cabin 3:
    1 Single Cabin "708" (ca. 14 m²), 1 single bed (2.00 x 0.90m),  shower / WC, fridge, desk, wardrobe

Südafrika - Malaysia - China

Reise an Bord eines Frachtschiffes von Kapstadt nach Shanghai und Peking

Explanatory Notes

Südafrika - Malaysia - China

Reise an Bord eines Frachtschiffes von Kapstadt nach Shanghai und Peking

Explanatory Notes

Depending on the particular cargo loaded, changes or variations may be possible.

Your passport needs to be valid for at least six months counting from voyage commencementFor this freighter travel a medical certificate is required from all passengers. Age restriction for this trip: minimum age is 16 / maximum age 77. To the fares mentioned, there will be an additional charge of 45 EUR per passenger for an evacuation insurance, which was introduced by the shipping company in September 2016.

The agency 'SLOWTRAVEL experience' is not the operator, rather the agent of this travel. Therefore the terms & conditions of the shipping company is applicable. For further information please do not hesitate to contact us either by phone or by email.

Some minor modifications and shifts can be expected!

Further photos and descriptions about freighter travel you may find here using the example of the MSC Ilona.

The forms for booking this journey you may find at this link!