Costa Crociere suspends 2020-2021 season in South America and announces opening of 2021-2022 season sales in the region

SÃO PAULO, Sept. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Costa Crociere, the foremost cruise line in Europe

SÃO PAULO, Sept. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Costa Crociere, the foremost cruise line in Europe and a portion of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL NYSE: CUK), today announced the cancellation of the arrival of its ships for the 2020-2021 season in South The united states.

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

Costa Cruises has been sailing in South The united states uninterrupted for 72 decades and we are committed to keep on functioning in this article,” claimed Dario Rustico, govt president of Costa Cruises for Central and South The united states. “We glance forward to resuming operations in the area in the 2021-2022 season with two ships, continuing to give the greatest of Italy on board our ships and a special and however special expertise for our South American company.”

The cruise company is in get in touch with with the journey businesses and the company who purchased the impacted cruises, to tell their final decision and connect about the conversion of the total compensated for the canceled cruise, minus the journey agent commission, in credit rating to be utilised as payment (or portion of payment), for reservations created up to December 31, 2021, of any other cruise departing until June thirty, 2022, less than the conditions of Regulation No. fourteen,046 of August 24, 2020.

When reserving a new cruise by March 31, 2021, company will also obtain from Costa a reward in the kind of credit rating, to use it on their next vacation solely to pay back their costs on board. The total of the credit rating on board will be R $400.00 for every cabin for canceled cruises of 1 to five evenings, or R $800.00 for every cabin for canceled cruises of six to 9 evenings, or R $1,200.00 for every cabin for canceled cruises of in excess of ten evenings. This extra credit rating will not be mixed with a identical reward that has presently been granted thanks to any former cancellation.

Costa will respect the final decision of its company. Though it is not needed by legislation to reimburse, Costa will process requests for reimbursement inside of the period outlined by Regulation fourteen,046 of 2020, that is, up to 12 months from the closing day of the state of public calamity recognized by Legislative Decree nº six, of 2020. The total to be refunded will correspond to the total obtained by Costa Cruises for the canceled cruise, minus the commission compensated to journey agents, less than the conditions of the legislation.

In saying this final decision, Costa also announces the opening of profits for the 2021-2022 season in South The united states on Sept. eight.

The company will have two ships functioning involving December 2021 and April 2022 in the area.

With embarkations in Santos, the Costa Favolosa will have its 1st regular cruise departing on December five, 2021, and will give seventeen itineraries from six to 7 evenings, committed to the northeast area of the region. Vacationers from that area will be ready to embark in Salvador to expertise holiday seasons onboard with the greatest Italian type merchandise offered.

Costa Favolosa will give three mini-cruises, from three to 4 evenings, and will have Christmas and New Year’s Eve cruises on Copacabana beach front and Carnival. Thematic cruises are verified with departure dates to be outlined.

Confirmed for a different summertime in South American waters, Costa Pacifica will have cruises of 7 and eight evenings by means of the Prata area, with embarkations from Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and Montevideo. On December 31, 2021, the ship will dock at Copacabana beach front for a New Year’s Eve celebration.

The 2021-2022 season will nonetheless be marked by cruises involving Italy and Brazil and Brazil and Italy. These cruises enable company to stop by different spots in the entire world in a one voyage.

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