COVID-19 Travel & Health advisory from Navigare Yachting

COVID-19 Travel & Health advisory from Navigare Yachting

Monday, 30 March 2020 / Published in News
COVID-19 Travel & Health advisory from Navigare Yachting

In the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading, some charter guests have contacted Navigare with concerns and questions.

Below is some information to help you plan your travels with Navigare in complete serenity. Through our proactive communication, we wish to reassure our charter guests and prospective clients that their health and safety is our top priority.

HOW DOES THE COVID-19 AFFECT MY JOURNEY?

At the moment, some countries Ministry of Forgein affairs or Public Health Authorities have imposed a travel restrictions or ban to and from certain countries. While we’re continually monitoring official communication, we encourage our guests to do the same for the most up-to-date travel recommendations.

If you have a booking from or in a country where there is a travel restriction or ban, please contact us regarding your booking's terms and conditions.

Regular cancellation and rebooking rules otherwise apply, and you are able to rebook your charter accordingly. If you booked with a partner agent, please contact them for assistance with your booking.

SHOULD I CANCEL MY BOOKING?

Navigare cannot substitute itself for any of the qualified health or safety organizations who make recommendations to travelers. Therefore, it is standard practice to rely on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' travel recommendations in each country and follow their recommendations.

For more information, contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the Public Health Authorities for the country you are traveling to. Whatever the Ministry of Foreign Affairs may advise, it is up to our guests to decide if they wish to postpone or change their charter.

At the moment, special booking terms and policies apply and are continously updated accordingly as we recieve information regarding travel recomendations and rules from the appropriate authorties, and the general development concerning covid-19.


The following applies:

  • FREE re-booking on all new charters confirmed before 30th April 2020. Departures for any re-bookings must take place during the 2020/2021 sailing season and must be confirmed at least 2 weeks before day of departure. Different charter rates may apply.

  • FREE cancelation on all charters with departure dates before 19th April 2020 in countries where a travel ban has been imposed by the Ministry of Foreign affairs or Public Health Authority. You will be granted a credit voucher valid through the rest of 2020.

  • Charters departing after 19th April 2020 are subject to our regular cancelation and rebooking policies. If this applies, any changes or limitations imposed on your charter will be addressed within two weeks of your departure date.

Should you have further questions including travel insurance, please contact our booking office.

YOU CAN FIND MORE INFORMATION ON YOUR MINISTRY OF HEALTH WEBSITES:


Sweden - The Public Health Agency: https://www.folkhalsomyndigheten.se/

Italy – Ministry of Foreign Affairs: https://www.esteri.it/mae/en

Croatia – Ministry of Foreign Affairs: http://www.mvep.hr/en/

Spain – Ministry of Foreign Affairs: http://www.exteriores.gob.es/Portal/en/

Greece – Ministry of Foreign Affairs: https://www.mfa.gr/en/

USA - Ministry of Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov

BVI - Goverment of the Virgin Islands:
https://bvi.gov.vg/