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American Express Travel Services Representatives Arizona Wonders Tour
Astronomy, Archaeology & Geology
(2005 September 21– October 2)
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Why Our Tour? — An Overview*

A Five-Star, Twelve-Day Luxury, Fully Escorted Tour of the Astronomy, Archaeology and Geology of the Grand Canyon State
*Also read Why Arizona in 2005?

Professionally Escorted, Unique Accommodations, Much More . . .

  • Five-Star, 12-day Luxury Bus Tour—on new, climate-controlled, safe, reliable motor coach (extra legroom, lavatory, large thermo-paned windows)
  • Small, Intimate Tour Group—maximum of 30 guests
  • Arizona Wonderscarefully chosen to exemplify state's magnificent diversity
    (mountains, canyons, deserts, museums and ruins—see attraction list & itinerary for details)
  • Personal Escortsprofessional astronomer, geologist and Continental Capers travel coordinator (see escorts)
  • Accommodationsfinest western hotels and luxurious resorts
    (each deliberately selected to immerse you in the aura of your surroundings!)
    • La Posada—one of the last great railroad hotels and one of west's finest
      (tour of historic hotel and welcome dinner included)
    • Little America—Flagstaff's premier hotel, on 500 acres of private forest
    • Thunder Bird Lodge—in Grand Canyon Village right on Canyon rim
    • Enchantment—Arizona's most unforgettable resort, in Sedona's dramatic red-rock country (outdoor barbecue dinner, night stargazing included)
    • Loews Ventana Canyon—Tucson's most dramatic, luxury resort, in Santa Catalina Mtn. foothills (farewell dinner included; nature trails, waterfall!)
  • Horsemen Lodge—rustic western dinner included at this Flagstaff landmark
  • Arizona Snowbowl—scenic skyride included; majestic Colorado Plateau views
  • Meteor Crater—most imposing meteorite crater on Earth (private tour included)
  • Observatory Visits—to great historical and world-class research facilities,
    Lowell Observatory (where Pluto discovered) and Kitt Peak National Observatory
    (private tours—opportunities for night telescope viewing weather permitting)
  • Tour Dates—selected to include Arizona's beautiful fall foliage and to minimize extremes of desert heat and high altitude cold
  • Tour Booklet—especially prepared to give you a synopsis of tour attractions!
  • Seventy-Five Years—Visit Lowell Observatory During Their 75th Anniversary Year of Pluto's Discovery (See the Pluto discovery telescope, copy of discovery photos & historic instruments)
  • Mars!—Observe the red planet at one of its best appearances in USA skies in nearly 50 years

Attractions For Details see Attractions, Itinerary, Hotels and Escorts

MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS NOW
TO EXPERIENCE THIS FASCINATING ADVENTURE WITH US!

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