Infoflot celebrates 12th anniversary!
On the 3-rd of February 2015 INFOFLOT Cruise Company celebrates its 12-th anniversary!
It is pleasant for us to remember how it all started in 2003 and to share the brightest moments of past 12 years with you:
2003 — First offices of INFOFLOT as a river cruise agency open in St. Petersburg and Moscow.
2004 — INFOFLOT becomes a river cruise operator in Moscow and charters its first vessel — «Vasiliy Chapayev». We are happy that after so many years «V. Chapayev» famous for its expedition cruises continues to work with INFOFLOT!
2005 — Being one of the largest cruise sellers in Russia INFOFLOT introduces «RiverLines» project for travel agencies. «Riverlines» becomes a great help for start-up companies and wholesalers as INFOFLOT shares its search and booking system free of charge and starts to train travel agencies how to sell river cruises.
2006 — By opening a new office in Samara INFOFLOT enters river cruise market in Lower Volga region.
2007 — INFOFLOT forms a special department that works with travel agencies only.
2008 — INFOFLOT becomes one of the first companies in Russia to offer domestic cruises on-line booking system.
2009 — Motor ship «Karl Marx» begins cruising from St.Petersburg, thus INFOFLOT becomes a tour operator in the Nothern capital of Russia.
2010 — INFOFLOT opens a new office in Nizhniy Novgorod — one of the main centers of river cruise tourism in the country.
2011 — All INFOFLOT cruise vessels get the original colour scheme.
INFOFLOT opens a new office in Kazan — the main city of Middle Volga.
M/s «N. A. Nekrasov» sets a record for the duration of navigation in Russia (203 days).
2012 — INFOFLOT opens a new office in Rostov-on-Don.
In Saint-Petersburg m/s «Karl Marx» wins annual award “Best cruise ship of 2012”!
2013 — INFOFLOT presents the Viatka river to cruise tourists. Motor ship «Vasiliy Chapaev» well known for its unique itineraries makes the first Viatka cruise over the last 40 years!
English-language website www.russian-river-cruises.com is launched for international clients.
2014 — INFOFLOT begins to act as European cruises tour operator and presents river cruise on the Rhine.
In Saint-Petersburg m/s «Karl Marx» again wins an award “Best cruise ship of 2014”!
We hope that in 2015 INFOFLOT Cruise Company will continue to MAKE PEOPLE HAPPY!