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Freighter Cruise

Europe - Central & North America


Netherlands - USA - Mexico

Freighter Travel from Rotterdam to Charleston, Miami and Veracruz

/ San Jose

Route (FR3-171):
Rotterdam - Bremerhaven/ Germany - Charleston - Miami - Veracruz/ Mexico - Altamira/ Mexico - Houston - New Orleans - Le Havre/ France - Antwerp/ Belgium - Rotterdam

Departures: weekly
one way trips possible
Fare: from 110 EUR per day

Further information you may find at the following links:

Ship & Cabin Details

Netherlands - USA - Mexico

Freighter Travel from Rotterdam to Charleston, Miami and Veracruz

CMA CGM Tarpon
Flag: United Kingdom
Year built: 2007
Size: 5,095 TEU
Dead weight capacity: 65,955 t
Length: 294.0 m
Breadth: 32.0 m

Ship Facilities
Swimming Pool, exercise room, lounge with TV, DVD, Video, dining room

Cabin Facilities

  • Cabin 1:
    2 Double Cabins Owner (ca. 33 m²), G-Deck, 2 windows to the front, 1 double bed (2.00 x 1.40 m), shower / WC, fridge, sofa, wardrobe, TV/DVD
  • Cabin 2:
    1 Double Cabin (ca. 33 m²), E-Deck, 2 windows to the front, 2 single beds (2.00 x 1.10 m), shower / WC, fridge, sofa, wardrobe, TV/DVD
  • Cabin 3:
    1 Single Cabin (ca. 25 m²), D-Deck, 1 window aft, 1 single bed (2.00 x 1.10 m), shower / WC, desk
Explanatory Notes

Netherlands - USA - Mexico

Freighter Travel from Rotterdam to Charleston, Miami and Veracruz

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!