The Government has announced that, unless there is a substantial rebound or drastic change in the epidemic situation, the second stage of relaxation in social distancing measures will be implemented starting from 19 May 2022. “Cruise-to-nowhere” (CTN) itineraries may be resumed then. Please refer to Annex 1B
of the relevant Press Release of 4 May 2022
for a summary of the latest anti-epidemic requirements applicable to cruise ships.
As cruise ship is one of the scheduled premises which are subject to the Vaccine Pass requirements, persons who are interested in joining CTN itineraries, unless exempted, should get vaccinated early to comply with the vaccination requirements (see implementation arrangements for Vaccine Pass