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Carnival PLC - Holland America Line Extends Pause in Operations

Holland America Line Extends Pause in Cruise Operations

Pause to include April sailings, departures through mid-May, Mediterranean through early June and select /AlaskaCanadaNew England

, -- As Holland America Line continues to prepare and develop its plans to meet the Framework for Conditional Sailing Order issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the company is extending its pause of cruise operations for all departures through . This includes , Mexican Riviera, , , Mediterranean and / departures.Seattle, Wash.AlaskaPacific CoastCaribbeanCanadaNew EnglandJan. 6, 2021April 30, 2021

The line also will cancel all cruises through mid-May, departures on three ships through early June, any Land+Sea Journeys connected with canceled sailings, Mediterranean cruises through early June and ’s / itineraries through August.AlaskaAlaskaAlaskaCanadaNew EnglandZaandam

Cruises impacted by this pause in operation are:

Guests and their travel agents are being notified of the cancellations and options for Future Cruise Credits (FCC) and rebooking.

Holland America Line is closely following the protocol set forth by the CDC, and is preparing ships and implementing procedures to meet all requirements for approval to sail following the pause.

Guests Automatically Receive Bonus Future Cruise Credit

Cruises impacted automatically will be canceled, and no action is needed when opting for the Future Cruise Credit. All guests will receive an FCC per person as follows:

The FCC is valid for 12 months from the date of issue and may be used to book sailings departing through . Noncruise fare purchases — such as shore excursions, gifts, dining and spa — will not be transferred to a new booking and will be refunded to the original form of payment. Other funds such as air fares paid to Holland America Line may be transferred to a new booking or will automatically be refunded via the method of payment used to purchase the services.Dec. 31, 2022

Full Refund OptionAlso Available

Guests who prefer a 100% refund of monies paid to Holland America Line can visit the to indicate their preference no later than .Cancellation Preferences FormFeb. 15, 2021

The above options are not applicable to guests booked on a charter sailing. Other booking and cancellation conditions and policies may?apply if the cruise was not booked through Holland America Line. See the terms and conditions in the for all details.Cancellation Preferences Form

Holland America Line previously paused global cruise operations and canceled all departures on all ships through .March 31, 2021

For more information about Holland America Line, consult a travel advisor, call 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425) or visit .hollandamerica.com

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About Holland America Line [a division of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE:  CCL and CUK)]

Holland America Line has been exploring the world since 1873 and was the first cruise line to offer adventures to and the more than 70 years ago. Its fleet of premium ships visits more than 470 ports in 98 countries around the world, offering an ideal mid-sized ship experience. A third Pinnacle-class ship, , is under construction and will join the fleet in .AlaskaYukonRotterdamJuly 2021

The leader in premium cruising, Holland America Line’s ships feature innovative initiatives and a diverse range of enriching experiences focused on destination exploration and personalized travel. The best live music at sea fills each evening at Music Walk, and dining venues feature exclusive selections from Holland America Line's esteemed Culinary Council, comprising world-famous chefs.

In light of COVID-19, Holland America Line is currently enhancing health and safety protocols and how they may impact future cruises. Our actual offerings may vary from what is displayed or described in marketing materials. Review our current   and .Cruise UpdatesHealth & Safety ProtocolsCDC Travel Advisories,

FurtherPauseAprilSelect21

--  All cruise departures through .

    --  : Eurodam and Oosterdam through the first week of June (roundtrip
        from ); Koningsdam through mid-May (roundtrip from , Canada); Nieuw Amsterdam and Noordam through mid-May
        (roundtrip  and between  and ); and
        Zuiderdam though early June (roundtrip from ).

    --  Mediterranean: Volendam cruises through early June (between  and
        Civitavecchia [], ); Westerdam though early June (roundtrip
        from  or between  and Piraeus [], ).

    --  /: Zaandam cruises through August (between , and ).April 30, 2021AlaskaSeattleVancouver,
        British ColumbiaVancouverVancouverWhittier, AlaskaVancouverVeniceRomeItalyVeniceVeniceAthensGreeceCanadaNew EnglandBoston,
        MassachusettsMontreal, Quebec, Canada
--  Paid in Full: Those who have paid in full will receive 125% FCC of the
        base cruise fare paid to Holland America Line.

    --  Not Paid in Full: Those with bookings not paid in full will receive an
        FCC of double the amount of their deposit. The minimum FCC is  and
        the maximum will be an amount up to the base cruise fare paid.$100
CONTACT: 

PHONE:   800-637-5029, 206-626-9890

EMAIL:Erik Elvejordpr@hollandamerica.com

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