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Freighter Travel

Europe - South Africa


Germany - Namibia - South Africa

Freighter Journey from Hamburg to Cape Town

Route FR26-141 (Route sections possible):

Hamburg - Antwerp - Walvis Bay/ Namibia - Cape Town/ South Africa - Durban - possibly Richards Bay - Cape Town - Rotterdam - Hamburg


every 2 weeks
Fare: from 95 EUR per day

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Ship & Cabin Details

Germany - Namibia - South Africa

Freighter Journey from Hamburg to Cape Town

MV Green Mountain

Shipping Company: german
Flag: Marschall Islands
Deadweight:  37,510 t
Year Built: 2013
Length: 199.9 m
Beam: 30.0 m

Ship Facilities

Swimming Pool (outside), lounge, TV and DVD-player, library, Voltage 220 V, Currency: EURO

Cabin Facilities

  • Cabin 1:
    1 Owner Twin-bed Cabin, Deck D (Captain Deck), 2 single beds, shower / WC, fridge, desk, wardrobe, sofa, sofa, carpet, TV/DVD/HiFi
  • Cabin 2:
    1 Single Cabin (4th Ing.), Deck C, singe bed (2.0 x 1.1 m), shower / WC, fridge, desk, wardrobe, sofa, TV/DVD
Explanatory Notes

Germany - Namibia - South Africa

Freighter Journey from Hamburg to Cape Town

General notes
Depending on the respective cargo, deviations as well as changes are possible, consequently the call of individual ports can not be guaranteed under certain circumstances. 

A passport with a validity of at least 6 months from the start of the journey is required. A medical certificate is obligatory for every traveler. You will receive the form from us. The minimum age for this trip is 6 years and the maximum age is 69 years. For passengers between 70 and 79 years of age, an additional certificate is required at the time of booking.

The agency LANGSAMREISEN is not the organizer of this trip, but acts as an intermediary towards the shipowner. The passage conditions of the shipping company apply.

If you have any further questions regarding cargo ship travel, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email.

Changes, deviations as well as errors and typing errors are reserved!

Travel specific notes

For this trip you need a yellow fever vaccination. Furthermore, a valid onward or return ticket is required for entry into Namibia and South Africa.

Embarkation in Namibia is not possible.

Due to the type of ship, the length of stay in each port may be up to 1-2 days. As a result the schedule may be subject to fluctuations.

Occasionally, in the course of a crew change, embarkation takes place in Antwerp or Rotterdam instead of Hamburg. 

Smoking is not allowed in the cabins, but outside on deck and in the smoking area of the ship.