To all our Travelers
Further to the latest travel advisory updates and the increased level of concern regarding the incidence of coronavirus and to ensure our guest safety, Jet Vacations has adopted the recommendations of WHO, CLIA and IAATO in respect of guests who are due to travel with us.
We continue to monitor the situation pertaining the outbreak of the COVID-19 and are following the guidelines of Government travel advisories, World Health Organization (WHO), Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) as well as advice of our local representants, ground operators, ensuring our guest and staff health and safety is our top priority. Given the evolving nature of the situation‚ we will continue to follow guidance from the U.S. Department of State and the CDC and will respond quickly to any announcement of new requirements. Should there be any changes required to your itinerary, we will be in contact as soon as these are known.
With the exception of tours to Italy through April 25th, 2020 and China through May 31, 2020 all of our tours are scheduled to run as planned. We will be in direct contact with all our travelers should their travel plans need to change.
China – South Korea: The U.S. Department of State has issued a travel advisory to China and South Korea. We are working with our customers who are scheduled to travel to China – South Korea in the next few weeks to make changes to their itineraries. At this time‚ the U.S. Department of State and the CDC have not provided any specific timelines, as the situation is changing daily.
Italy: All of our tours to Italy scheduled after April 25th, 2020 are running as planned. Travelers on any upcoming departures will hear directly from our team should there be any potential changes to their tour itineraries.
Some general health information:
The CDC has released a list of preventative measures anyone can take to avoid contracting and spreading an illness.
• Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
• Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
• Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
• Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
In order to be pro-active with the above preventive measures, please note that all Jet Vacations is working with each local chartered coach company to provide the following items onboard - wherever possible:
Sanitary wet naps
Masks (upon availability)
We also encourage our travelers to bring their own sanitary items with them on their trip.
For those looking for additional resources on this topic, we recommend trusted sources, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization. Please contact us with any questions.
Centers for Disease Control at www.cdc.gov
World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
Travel Insurance: please find following a link to the Jet Vacations Travel insurance provider with a current statement. Please note the insurance company that Jet Vacations offer policies does not allow for cancellations due to "fear of travel". At the present time, we have to abide to our Current Terms and conditions as stipulated in our Booking Forms.
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