Despite the issuance of a Conditional Framework for the Return of Cruise Lines to Operation in late October, the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) raised its warning to avoid traveling with any cruise ship on Saturday to level 4.
In addition to level 3, the new level 4 warning means “very high level of COVID-19”.
“The CDC recommends that all people avoid cruise trips, including river cruises, around the world, as the risk of COVID-19 on cruise ships is very high. It is especially important that people at increased risk of serious illness avoid cruise trips. ships, including river cruises, “the agency said in a statement.
The CDC said passengers who choose to go on a cruise should be tested three to five days after their trip and stay home for seven days after the trip.
The CDC said that even if someone did a negative test, they had to stay home for seven days.
The CDC also said that if a guest is not tested, it is safest to stay home for 1