Uniworld River Cruises will require vaccination of all guests
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Line confirmed on Monday that it will require all future guests to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before they depart.
The news comes days after Uniworld’s parent company, The Travel Corporation (TTC), announced it would do the same for all of its guests.
The policy takes effect immediately and will require guests to present proof of an approved COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca Vaxzevria or Johnson & Johnson), with the final dose administered at least two weeks prior to departure.
In the Uniworld announcement, the River Line said the decision had been made to prioritize the health and safety of its guests and crew, and to make the travel experience as smooth as possible. .
“Most of the countries we travel to now require proof of vaccination to enter museums, restaurants and historic sites, our new requirement will ensure that all of our guests are not only protected, but able to get the most out of their experience. river cruise. unrestricted, ”says Uniworld CEO and President Ellen Bettridge.
The vaccination requirement will not bring the customer experience completely back to normal for Uniworld – the line will still require customers to wear a mask when walking in public spaces, including the lobby, and when social distancing not possible. Local mask mandates in destinations visited by Uniworld will also remain.