MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Carnival Cruise Line is changing its COVID-19 vaccine requirements owed to restrictions enactment successful spot by respective of the Caribbean ports of telephone including the Bahamas.
The Bahamas volition necessitate that each guests connected cruise lines calling connected Bahamian ports beryllium afloat vaccinated for COVID-19, effectual September 3rd.
Carnival said effectual August 28th done October, for departures from each Atlantic and Gulf homeports, lone children nether 12 and adults with a aesculapian information that prohibits their vaccination are exempt from vaccination requirements to sail.
“Carnival is advising guests of this update, and immoderate guests that person received an exemption applicable done October person been informed of this alteration and that exemptions beyond these 2 categories are rescinded,” according to a connection from the company.
The cruise enactment is already sailing each its voyages to conscionable the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention’s explanation of a vaccinated cruise. All Carnival unit members are vaccinated arsenic are 95 percent, oregon more, of guests, with the objection being a tiny fig of exemptions approved for children nether 12 and definite adults who are incapable to beryllium vaccinated.
All Carnival guests are required to corroborate their vaccination presumption and amusement impervious of a antagonistic COVID-19 PCR oregon antigen trial earlier boarding.