Hamburg – Kiel Canal – Riga / Latvia – Tallinn / Estonia – Helsinki – Kotka – Rauma / all Finland – Klaipeda / Lithuania – Gdynia – Gdansk / both Poland – Norrkoping – Stockholm – Gavle / all Sweden – Kiel Canal – Bremerhaven – Hamburg or similar (usually 2-3 ports)
About 10 days
About 2-3x per month
About the vessel
Container ship, built 2008, German shipping company, international ship command, 19,800 cargo tons, length 170 m, width 25 m, speed 21 kn, container capacity 1,440 TEU’s, TV/DVD
1 double owner’s cabin, shower/WC, bed 200 x 150 cm, separate living area, seating area, desk, view to the front may be obstructed, 5th deck (captain’s deck)
1 single cabin, 3rd berth, shower/WC, bed 200 x 100 cm, seating area, 4th deck, view to port, view forward obstructed by cargo
1 single cabin, shower/WC, bed 200 x 100 cm, seating area, 3rd deck, unobstructed view to port, view forward obstructed by cargo
A beautiful ship from a popular traditional German shipping company. The ship sails alternating routes on the Baltic Sea.
Examples of voyages:
Hamburg – Kiel Canal – Helsinki – Rauma / both Finland – NOK – Hamburg or
Hamburg – Kiel Canal – Norrköping – Stockholm – Gävle – NOK – Hamburg or
Hamburg – NOK – Klaipeda – Gdingen – NOK – Hamburg or
Hamburg – NOK – Riga – Tallin – Kotka – NOK – Hamburg or similar.
There is a ban on alcohol for the crew.
Age limit 75 years.
The shipping company’s corona rules are: passengers are transported who are vaccinated against Covid-19 (at least 2/3) and who take a corona self-test upon embarkation (under supervision).
Berthing times about 8-30 hours
Covid 19 (3/3)
€ 920.00 per person in the owner’s double cabin
€ 1.200.00 single use
€ 920.00 in the single cabins
Embarkation / Disembarkation fees
€ 20.00 per person
€ 110.00 per person
Travel health and liability insurance
Travel reports by customers
- Many thanks again for my latest cargo ship experience which was wonderful.
I enjoyed the trip on the Gerda, with Captain H. who ensured that I had my best experience to date. Also, a mention to the Chef, who made very tasty meals, also to all the crew, I can’t list all their names, unfortunately, however, all staff combined made my experience so enjoyable and I will definitely try to go on that route again to meet them again.
I highly recommend this trip!
You are very...
- Dear Mrs Pfeiffer and Mrs Weber
Back from Hamburg, I would like to give you my feedback.
It was a very interesting week I spent on board; captain Z. and the officers were all very open and friendly, so there really was a good atmosphere. I have always felt welcome to go here and there, to ask questions, and able to spend a lot of time on the bridge. As I told the captain, I felt I was 40 years younger as I spent hours on the bridge, just like when I was an officer on merchant ships...
- Thank You Capt. B!
When I said to Capt. B. ‘thank you for the good atmosphere on board’
He said to me: Well, I didn’t have any stress because the crew made a good job.
This was what I felt, a peaceful crew, who did their work every day without complaining.
I liked to watch the Boson splicing a perfect eye into the moorings.
Cookie o prepares the best apple-pie.
G. is a conscientious and reliable 2nd.Engr.
R. OS the youngest stands...