Your Quick Guide To Recent Cruise Line Announcements

Here’s a quick brief on each cruise line after yesterday’s announcement to temporarily pause operations. Dates vary so read closely. The decision to pause sailings was voluntary and for safety precautions of guest.

Carnival Cruise Line is temporarily pausing service, effective with sailings departing Saturday, March 14 through April 09, 2020 across its fleet of North America based ships. We will resume service on April 10, 2020. For more details on compensation please visit https://www.carnival.com/health-and-sailing-update

Guest Letter https://bit.ly/39TowMa

Celebrity Cruises due to continued port closures and travel restrictions, as well as to help avoid the spread of the virus and to ensure the continued safety of our guests and crew, we are suspending cruising in the United States for 30 days beginning at midnight on March 14th and will resume sailing on Saturday, April 11th. For more details please visit https://www.royalcaribbean.com/cruise-ships/itinerary-updates

Royal Caribbean as a result of the decision to suspend our fleet’s U.S. sailings as of midnight tonight, resuming April 11th, 2020. For details on compensation please visit https://www.royalcaribbean.com/cruise-ships/itinerary-updates

Princess Cruises paused all global operations for 60 days
impacting voyages departing March 12 to May 10. For more details please visit
https://www.princess.com/news/notices_and_advisories/notices/global-ship-operations-pause.html

Norwegian Cruise Lines has paused operations effecting voyages with embarkation dates from March 13 to April 11, 2020. Plans to recommence and operate with embarkations beginning April 12, 2020. For more details please visit https://www.ncl.com/travel-alert/coronavirus

MSC Cruises cancels all Caribbean cruises from Miami from March 14 – April 30.  https://m.msccruisesusa.com/en-us/Mobile/Cancelled-Cruises-Miami.aspx

Azmara Cruises cruise industry has voluntarily agreed not to allow any departure from the United States, beginning on March 14, 2020 until April 11, 2020. For more details please visit https://www.azamara.com/travel-advisory

Holland America Cruises is temporarily changing its cancellation policy and allowing guests to cancel their cruise or Alaska Land+Sea Journey departing through May 31, 2020. For more details please visit https://www.hollandamerica.com/blog/topics/news/holland-america-line-makes-short-term-changes-to-cancellation-policy/

Disney Cruise Lines

Disney Cruise Line has decided to suspend all new departures beginning Saturday, March 14, 2020, through the end of the month.

Disney Magic
March 14-19
March 19-23
March 23-28
March 28-April 2


Disney Wonder
March 20-25
March 25-29
March 29-April 5
Disney Dream
March 16-20
March 20-23
March 23-27
March 27-30
March 30- April 3


Disney Fantasy
March 14-21
March 21-29
March 29-April 4

For more details please visit https://disneycruise.disney.go.com/guest-services/advisory/

The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) recent released a statement in the wake of recent events please visit https://cruising.org/ to view the press release.

I’m also available if you have questions as a Travel Consultant with Goofy Getaways please email me ranesha@goofygetaways.com

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