ROSTOCK, Germany, Aug. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AIDA Cruises, the main cruise line in Germany and a part of Carnival Company & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL NYSE: CUK), nowadays announced that it will offer cruises this tumble and winter that combine the fascination of a cruise trip with an unforgettable holiday getaway practical experience to numerous well-known destinations.

Owing to the coronavirus pandemic, the conditions are presently not in location in Germany’s neighbouring European nations, especially in the north with Norway and Denmark or the Baltic states. For lots of distant destinations outside the house of Europe, the Federal Republic of Germany has issued a travel warning or the respective nations have prohibited phone calls of cruise ships until eventually 2021. As a final result, the company has cancelled its previously announced cruises for September and has updated its tumble and winter 2020-2021 software to offer its guests and profits partners supplemental time to system and book holidays for a safe and fulfilling return to cruise holiday seasons.

As the initial ship from the AIDA fleet to start off sailing, AIDAmar will set study course on Nov. one, 2020, for 7-working day voyages to the Canary Islands, a well-known destination with German vacationers.

AIDAperla will observe on Nov. 7, 2020, and will acquire more than the travel software initially planned for AIDAnova. AIDAmar’s voyages will get started and close in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. For voyages with AIDAperla, in addition to Las Palmas, AIDA Cruises will offer a second departure port with Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

In the Western Mediterranean, AIDA Cruises will resume sailing functions with AIDAstella on Dec. 12, 2020, exactly where the ship will forged off from Palma, Mallorca, on 7-working day cruises to some of the most stunning metropolitan areas in the Western Mediterranean.

The treasures of the Orient acquire centre stage for the duration of the 7-working day AIDAprima cruises that will be made available commencing Dec. 11, 2020, from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) and from Dec. 15, 2020, from Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates).

“Even nevertheless it is presently not feasible for cruise ships to call at Norway, which is so essential for our voyages to the north, we are assured that the initial AIDA ships from Germany will be in a position to travel to Northern Europe all over again at the commencing of 2021,” suggests Felix Eichhorn, president of AIDA Cruises.

AIDA Cruises is in near call with the dependable authorities and airways in purchase to get ready for the restart of its voyages in November and December.

Supported by the topic “With certainty the most stunning vacation,” the company supplies information about the enhanced protection steps versus COVID-19 at www.aida.de/sichererurlaub.

All AIDA cruises acquire location in compliance with the necessities of the respective global and countrywide health and fitness authorities as properly as the enhanced health and fitness and hygiene expectations of AIDA Cruises. The renowned impartial tests company SGS Institut Fresenius and the classification culture DNV-GL have reviewed and verified the enhanced health and fitness and hygiene expectations and the processes of preventive steps that AIDA Cruises will put into action for the restart of cruise functions.

All AIDA cruises can be booked at travel organizations, with the AIDA client centre at the mobile phone variety 0381/202 707 07, or on line at www.aida.de.

Owing to the latest pandemic, situations of the previous couple of months in Germany and the involved travel limitations in neighboring European nations, especially in  Northern European nations these types of as Norway and Denmark, as properly as the Baltic states, AIDA Cruises has occur to the summary that, in spite of its mindful preparations, the conditions for a safe and dependable restart are not nonetheless in location.

AIDA Cruises however has to prolong its pause in operation and all short voyages with AIDAblu from Kiel, the voyages with AIDAperla with departure dates of Sept. 12, 19 and 26 from Hamburg, as properly as all voyages up to and which includes Oct. 31, 2020, will be cancelled. In addition, all other voyages planned for the tumble and winter period for 2020 and 2021 in the Western Mediterranean, the Azores, Cape Verde Islands and Northern Europe will not acquire location.

AIDA Cruises also quite a great deal regrets cancelling all very long-length cruises of the tumble and winter period for 2020 and 2021 in the next destinations:

  • Caribbean (which includes transit cruises) with AIDAdiva, AIDAluna and AIDAperla
  • Southern Africa (which includes transit cruises) with AIDAmira
  • Southeast Asia (which includes transit cruises) with AIDAbella and AIDAvita
  • Indian Ocean (which includes transit cruises) with AIDAblu
  • Orient with AIDAprima up to and which includes the voyage on Dec. eight, 2020

All guests whose voyage can not acquire location will be informed immediately.

Whole facts of the extension of the pause in functions as properly as FAQs can be discovered on this website: www.aida.de/reisehinweis.

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