In mild of the coronavirus pandemic, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has introduced the suspension of all European itineraries till April 23. Uniworld is providing visitors the chance to rebook journey dates to any 2020 or 2021 cruise or obtain a Future Cruise Credit eligible for use in the course of the subsequent 24 months. This coverage bolsters the model’s not too long ago up to date cancellation coverage, permitting visitors extra time and suppleness to make selections about their upcoming journey plans.
In an announcement, Uniworld CEO and president Ellen Bettridge stated, “Service is simply a part of our DNA; it’s who we are and one of the reasons that you have entrusted us with your time, your most valuable asset. It is also why we must share difficult news with you today. We have been closely monitoring the world’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and, given recent news, we do not believe we can continue to offer the award-winning Uniworld experience you have come to expect and deserve at this time.”
For bookings after April 23, visitors can now cancel as much as 14 days previous to their cruise and rebook on any 2020 or 2021 cruise with out penalty or have the choice to rebook with Uniworld’s The Travel Corporation sister manufacturers—from Trafalgar to Insight Vacations—for 2020 to 2021.
“Beyond service, there is something else a hundred years in travel has taught us: Resilience,” Bettridge stated. “We know this industry—which has weathered many difficult times over the last century—is strong because we’re in it together. We all believe in the power of travel; its potential to open borders, connect cultures and drive local economies. Let us not forget that during these next days; we will all be better for it.”