Holland America Welcomes End of CDC Health Notice

Holland America Line passengers look forward to being welcomed back to Alaska & Canada this year. Photo: HAL

Seattle, WA: March 30, 2022: Holland America Line President Gus Antorcha welcomed the news today that the CDC will be removing its health notice for the cruise industry.

“The CDC’s removal of its health notice related to cruise travel is an important step forward in recognizing the work we have done to protect our guests,” said Antorcha. “At Holland America Line, we continue to operate vaccinated cruises and have created a safe and healthy environment for our guests, our teams, and the communities we serve, helping to ensure cruising is among the safest forms of socializing and travel.”

Gus Antorcha, President of Holland America Line welcomed the CDC’s announcement. Photo: HAL

“With the remainder of our ships set to return to service in the coming weeks, Holland America Line is looking forward to safely welcoming more guests back to cruising this spring and summer as we explore Alaska, Canada, New England, and Europe. We recently extended our Worry-Free Promise to allow flexible cancelation for cruise bookings made by May 31 and embarking by September 30 of this year.”