The Feb. 4 cruise of Diamond Princess has been canceled. The ship has been held in Yokohama, Japan, after arriving Monday, one day early, for its scheduled turnaround.
Lindblad Expeditions is implementing Premium Purity, a cleaning system that creates a cleaner, healthier ship while drastically reducing environmental impact.
The Diamond Princess turnaround in Yokohama has been delayed approximately 24 hours after a passenger on the prior voyage later tested positive for coronavirus at a shoreside hospital.
Cruise Lines International Association members are taking tougher actions in response to the World Health Organization’s declaration of coronavirus as a global health emergency.