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Freighter Travel

Europe - Africa


Germany - Namibia - South Africa

Freighter Journey from Hamburg to Cape Town

Route (FR26-141):
Hamburg - Antwerp - possibly Lisbon - Walvis Bay/ Namibia - Cape Town/ South Africa - Durban - possibly Richards Bay - Cape Town - Rotterdam - Hamburg

Departures: every 2 weeks
one way trips possible
Fare: from 95 EUR per day

Further information you may find at 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

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

Explanatory Notes

Depending on the particular cargo loaded, variations or changes  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 obligatory from all passengers. The minimum age for this journey is 6 years and the maximum age is 69. From passenger between 70 and 79 years an additional medical certificate at the time of booking required.

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!