SÃO PAULO, Sept. seven, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Costa Crociere, the leading cruise line in Europe and a element of Carnival Company & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL NYSE: CUK), today announced the cancellation of the arrival of its ships for the 2020-2021 year in South America.

All cruises aboard the Costa Fascinosa, Costa Luminosa and Costa Pacifica ships in South America, with embarkations scheduled for the period from November 2020 to April 2021, are canceled.

Costa Cruises has been sailing in South America uninterrupted for 72 several years and we are dedicated to keep on working right here,” stated Dario Rustico, government president of Costa Cruises for Central and South America. “We seem forward to resuming operations in the area in the 2021-2022 year with two ships, continuing to offer the most effective of Italy on board our ships and a one of a kind and nonetheless exceptional working experience for our South American attendees.”

The cruise organization is in get in touch with with the vacation organizations and the attendees who ordered the impacted cruises, to advise their conclusion and talk about the conversion of the total paid out for the canceled cruise, minus the vacation agent fee, in credit to be employed as payment (or element of payment), for reservations manufactured up to December 31, 2021, of any other cruise departing until June thirty, 2022, underneath the phrases of Legislation No. 14,046 of August 24, 2020.

When booking a new cruise by March 31, 2021, attendees will also obtain from Costa a reward in the form of credit, to use it on their following vacation exclusively to pay back their fees on board. The total of the credit on board will be R $four hundred.00 for each cabin for canceled cruises of one to five nights, or R $800.00 for each cabin for canceled cruises of 6 to nine nights, or R $one,200.00 for each cabin for canceled cruises of above ten nights. This extra credit will not be blended with a identical reward that has presently been granted thanks to any preceding cancellation.

Costa will regard the conclusion of its attendees. Despite the fact that it is not necessary by legislation to reimburse, Costa will course of action requests for reimbursement within the period outlined by Legislation 14,046 of 2020, that is, up to 12 months from the closing day of the state of public calamity recognized by Legislative Decree nº 6, of 2020. The total to be refunded will correspond to the total obtained by Costa Cruises for the canceled cruise, minus the fee paid out to vacation brokers, underneath the phrases of the legislation.

In announcing this conclusion, Costa also announces the opening of profits for the 2021-2022 year in South America on Sept. eight.

The organization will have two ships working concerning December 2021 and April 2022 in the area.

With embarkations in Santos, the Costa Favolosa will have its 1st common cruise departing on December five, 2021, and will offer 17 itineraries from six to 7 nights, committed to the northeast area of the state. Holidaymakers from that area will be able to embark in Salvador to working experience holidays onboard with the most effective Italian style merchandise offered.

Costa Favolosa will offer a few mini-cruises, from a few to 4 nights, and will have Christmas and New Year’s Eve cruises on Copacabana seashore and Carnival. Thematic cruises are verified with departure dates to be outlined.

Confirmed for another summer season in South American waters, Costa Pacifica will have cruises of 7 and eight nights via the Prata area, with embarkations from Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and Montevideo. On December 31, 2021, the ship will dock at Copacabana seashore for a New Year’s Eve celebration.

The 2021-2022 year will even now be marked by cruises concerning Italy and Brazil and Brazil and Italy. These cruises make it possible for attendees to stop by unique locations in the planet in a solitary voyage.

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