FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – When Riviera River Cruises returns to Europe’s waterways, guests will find new policies and procedures in place to prioritize their health and safety, and that of the crew. Riviera is working to meet the highest possible health and safety standards on board its ships, with continual updates from governmental and local tourism authorities. Additionally, the river cruise line has hired one of the industry’s leading independent health and safety experts to advise it in these unprecedented times. For more information about Riviera River Cruises, call 888-838-8820 or visit https://www.rivierarivercruises.com.
“As we prepare to return to the great rivers of Europe, we’ll be implementing policies to ensure the health and safety of our guests and our crew alike,” said Marilyn Conroy, Riviera River Cruises’ Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing North America. “We’re proud to be working with one of the U.K. travel industry’s leading health and safety experts, and we’ll be following standards set by health agencies and local authorities in countries we visit, adapting as needed. Our goal is for your clients to enjoy their cruise aboard our ships and to return home happy and healthy.”
Riviera’s ships are operated by Scylla AG of Switzerland, which insists on the highest possible health and safety standards for guests and crew.
Riviera has also hired Ian Greaves, Member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health in the United Kingdom, where the cruise line’s parent company is based. Greaves is one of the industry’s leading independent health and safety experts with more than 20 years of experience that includes advising ABTA, The Travel Association.
And Riviera’s new health and safety policies and procedures take into account updates from the World Health Organization, the Foreign & Commonwealth Office in the U.K., ABTA, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the U.S. and local tourism authorities.
Among the new health and safety policies and procedures:
Policies and procedures will be reviewed regularly and updated as needed. Additional details can be found at https://www.rivierarivercruises.com/a-sense-of-reassurance-river-cruises.
Riviera River Cruises offers 20 itineraries on 10 rivers and waterways, including dedicated departures for solo travelers with no single supplement. Its fleet is one of the youngest in Europe, with no ships older than six years. Riviera’s cruises include spacious cabins and suites, fine culinary experiences from sumptuous breakfasts to four-course dinners featuring international classics and regional specialties, and expert-led excursions to classic sights and lesser-known places.
Riviera guarantees exceptional value, promising never to add hidden surcharges or fees. Riviera also doesn’t automatically include gratuities or drinks, so the choice is up to guests.