Logistics Tours

benefit from understanding the complexities of port operations

From the comfort of the Spirit of eLan, guests get to see for themselves how the world’s eighth-busiest port operates. This tour is invaluable for customers who will benefit from understanding the complexities of port operations. Seeing the possible causes of stoppages and bottlenecks firsthand, delaying the delivery of their cargo.

Up-close, customers can understand how the gantry cranes can be automatically shutdown when wind speeds reach a specified limit.

It is only on the water that it’s possible to see how the Port is being developed, and construction of new wharfage.

Tours are particularly useful for:

  • Logistics Agents
  • Logistics clients
  • Induction for new logistics employees
  • Anyone wanting to understand the Port’s processes

Tour specs:

  • 1 or 2-hour tours available
  • Maximum 20 passengers per tour
  • Refreshments and catering can be supplied by the Spirit of eLan, or self-catered. Please confirm your preference when booking.
  • All tours are weather permitting.

Half Tour – 1 hour

R 2,288.00

On the shorter tour, we focus on the container terminals at Pier 1 and Pier 2.

Sights include:

  • Sheds – A, B, C, D, N
  • Car terminal
  • Passenger terminal
  • Coal terminal
  • Pier 1 container terminal
  • Pier 2 container terminal

The half tour does not include the bulk terminals, dry or floating docks

*Time and weather permitting, at the skipper’s discretion, the Spirit of eLan will go through the harbor mouth out to sea.

Full Tour – 2 hours

R 4,576.00

Leaving from our mooring at Wilson’s Wharf, on the 2-hour tour guests see the following from the power boat.

Sights include:

  • Maydon Wharf bulk and break bulk
  • Floating docks, dry docks,
  • Sheds – A, B, C, D, N
  • Car terminal
  • Passenger terminal
  • Coal terminal
  • Pier 1 container terminal
  • Pier 2 container terminal

*Time and weather permitting, at the skipper’s discretion, the Spirit of eLan will go through the harbor mouth out to sea.

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