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ROYAL CARIBBEAN GROUP EXTENDS SUSPENSION OF CRUISING

MIAMI, Dec. 2, 2020 – While we continue to work with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and government authorities around the world toward the shared goal of safely returning to cruising, Royal Caribbean Group will be extending the suspension of some sailings. 

The following schedule reflects adjustments to upcoming itineraries. 

  • Royal Caribbean International:
    • Most global sailings suspended through Feb. 28, 2021
    • Australia sailings suspended through April 30, 2021
    • Spectrum of the Seas China sailings suspended through Jan. 20, 2021
    • Quantum of the Seas is resuming service in Singapore
  • Celebrity Cruises:
    • All global sailings suspended through Feb. 28, 2021 
    • South America sailings suspended through April 7, 2021
  • Silversea Cruises:
    • Suspended through April 1, 2021, except for the Feb. 6, 2021 sailing of Silver Origin
  • Azamara:
    • Suspended sailings through March 20, 2021

After months of careful planning, extensive training and simulated trials, Royal Caribbean International’s Quantum of the Seas resumed cruises for Singapore residents this week with comprehensive health and safety measures in place meeting the requirements of the CruiseSafe Certification standards developed by the Singapore government.

Royal Caribbean Group’s panel of globally recognized scientific and medical experts, together with teams both on sea and on land, continue to focus on a healthy and safe return to service for our guests, crew and the communities we visit.

We will be reaching out to our guests and travel partners to share further details and address any questions or concerns they may have. For more information, visit the brand cruise lines’ websites: 

Azamara: www.azamara.com, Celebrity Cruises: www.celebritycruises.com, Royal Caribbean www.royalcaribbean.com and Silversea: www.silversea.com.

About Royal Caribbean Group
Royal Caribbean Group (NYSE: RCL) is the new operating business name for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.   Royal Caribbean Group is the owner of four global cruise vacation brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity CruisesSilversea and Azamara. Royal Caribbean Group is also a 50% owner of a joint venture that operates TUI Cruises and Hapag-Lloyd Cruises. Together, our brands operate 63 ships with an additional 16 on order as of July 10, 2020. Learn more at www.royalcaribbeangroup.com or www.rclinvestor.com.

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Media contact: Jonathon Fishman
Email:  corporatecommunications@rccl.com

Royal Caribbean International is applying the recommendations of its Healthy Sail Panel of public health and scientific experts to provide a safer and healthier cruise vacation on all of its sailings. Health and safety protocols, regional travel restrictions and clearance to visit ports of call, are subject to change based on ongoing evaluation, public health standards, and government requirements. For more information on the latest health and travel alerts, U.S. government travel advisories, please visit https://www.royalcaribbean.com/cruise-ships/itinerary-updates or consult travel advisories, warnings or recommendations relating to cruise travel on applicable government websites.
NOTICE: For U.S. cruises and guests: Prior to booking, please consult all applicable U.S. Centers for Disease Control travel advisories, warnings, or recommendations relating to cruise travel, available at www.cdc.gov/travel/notices. If a certain threshold level of COVID-19 is detected onboard your cruise ship during your voyage, your voyage will be ended immediately and the ship will return to the port of embarkation, and your subsequent travel, including your return home, may be restricted or delayed. For cruises and guests worldwide: Health and safety protocols, guest conduct rules, as well as regional travel restrictions and clearance to visit ports of call, are subject to change without notice based on ongoing evaluation, public health standards, and government requirements. Onboard and destination experiences, features, itineraries and guest conduct rules vary by ship and destination and are subject to change without notice.