In a rare moment of good news for the cruise sector, Aida will begin sailing operations next month.
Following an industry-wide pause in operations in mid-March, three of its ships will restart sailing in August.
AIDAperla will be the first to set sail on August 5th from Hamburg, followed by AIDAmar from Rostock-Warnemünde on August 12th and AIDAblu from Kiel on August 16th.
Bookings are now open.
The line has worked with several global and national health authorities to develop a comprehensive set of health and hygiene protocols to help facilitate a safe, healthy and phased-in return to cruise vacations.
The brand will provide extensive information about the enhanced protocols and procedures it will implement against Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.
Starting with the booking process through individual travel preparation, embarking and disembarking in port, and medical care on board, Aida Cruises has introduced a variety of preventive measures to complement existing health and hygiene standards.
These measures range from the digital health questionnaire prior to the cruise, to temperature measurements before check-in for guests and crew, to physical distancing guidelines and routing systems on arrival and…