In reaction to the crisis get issued by the Bahamian govt past 7 days, Disney Cruise Line has announced that all attendees ages twelve and older will be required to be thoroughly vaccinated in purchase to board their ships among September 3rd and November 1st, 2021.
Below is the official statement from Disney Cruise Line:
Commencing September 3 until November 1, 2021, The Bahamas will have to have that all cruise ship travellers ages 12 and older be completely vaccinated in buy for a ship to be allowed entry into any of its cruise ports, such as personal islands like Disney Castaway Cay.
To comply with this new prerequisite, all attendees ages 12 and older on future sailings will have to be thoroughly vaccinated to board the ship. Approved vaccines include things like these made by Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca, and Johnson & Johnson. Please take note, in accordance with CDC suggestions:
- Friends who have received both equally doses of Moderna, Pfizer or AstraZeneca are regarded absolutely vaccinated 14 times following the next dose has been administered.
- Friends who have been given Johnson & Johnson are considered totally vaccinated 14 times after receiving one particular dose.
- Guests with each one dose of Moderna and one particular dose of Pfizer are viewed as totally vaccinated 14 days soon after the 2nd dose.
- Attendees who have received one one dose of a vector vaccine (e.g. AstraZeneca) and one particular solitary dose of a mRNA vaccine (e.g. Pfizer, Moderna) are not deemed totally vaccinated.
Guests who pick not to deliver proof of vaccination to fulfill the specifications of The Bahamas will not be permitted to board the ship.
Attendees on a sailing to The Bahamas (like Disney Castaway Cay) departing from September 3, 2021, to prior to November 1, 2021, may possibly modify their sail date or terminate their sailing devoid of any Disney-imposed cancellation costs by calling your travel agent by September 3, 2021. Please be aware that cancellation fees imposed by third-party suppliers, like airways, as very well as travel insurance plan, are not refundable. Refunds will be processed back again to the authentic type of payment. Regular cancellation procedures and terms and problems utilize for any cancellation or modification requests acquired on or right after September 4, 2021.
If the guest moves their sailing, the voyage fare will be adjusted to the new sailing and fee will be calculated on the new cruise fare. If the visitor decides to cancel, they will get a comprehensive refund of the voyage fare. Make sure you observe that cancellation charges imposed by 3rd-occasion suppliers, like airlines, as well as travel insurance, are not refundable. Refunds will be processed back again to the original kind of payment. Normal cancellation insurance policies and terms and disorders utilize for any cancellation or modification requests acquired on or immediately after September 4, 2021.
Jackie Gailey is mom of two developed-up little ones and spouse to the biggest partner and father. She was a Panelist on the 2013 and 2014 Disney Parks Mothers Panel (now planDisney) and is now the Senior Editor for The DIS So far, she’s cruised at the time aboard the Disney Desire and when on the Disney Fantasy.