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Egypt Travel- Webinar Slide Show (June 2009)

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Travel the Nile in comfort aboard of our luxurious, small-ship cruise ship. Learn about our itineraries and get a "behind the scenes" guide to the land of the pharaos.

Travel the Nile in comfort aboard of our luxurious, small-ship cruise ship. Learn about our itineraries and get a "behind the scenes" guide to the land of the pharaos.

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  • 1. Lindblad Expeditions’ EGYPT Egypt Online Webinar Monday, June 15 — 8:00 p.m. (ET) For audio, either use your computer’s speakers or dial 773-945-1010. (After dialing, please enter access code 453-785-451.)
  • 2. Egypt Welcome to Lindblad Expeditions’ Egypt Online Webinar — thank you for joining us. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 3. Egypt SPECIAL 2009-2010 Savings Opportunity  Receive up to 25% off select departures.  Limited availability and new bookings only. Plus, ask about a special offer for Webinar participants only. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 4. Egypt The Lindblad Legacy Lars-Eric Lindblad, the pioneer of expedition travel. Led first groups of expedition travelers in the 1950’s, and led his first journey to Egypt in 1961. Understanding, appreciating & conserving — a model we adhere to today.
  • 5. Egypt The Lindblad Legacy Dedication to exploring in depth, with the best expedition team. Decades of experience in Egypt. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 6. The Best Team of Egyptologist Guides Egypt They seemingly know everything, and have a wonderful way of conveying their knowledge. Excellent staff-to- guest ratio: two guides for a maximum of 42 guests. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 7. Egypt “Egypt is the gift of the Nile… there is no country that possesses so many wonders, nor any that has such a number of works which defy description.” -- Herodotus 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 8. Egypt The Nile flows north through the desert, and gives life to Egypt. Rises in East Africa; White and Blue Nile join in Sudan. Terminates at the Nile Delta, at the Mediterranean. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 9. Egypt Two Lindblad Itineraries: Passage Through Egypt: 15 days, including 6 nights aboard Triton. Exploring Egypt: 10 days, including 4 nights aboard Triton 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 10. Egypt Cairo: one of the great cities of the world
  • 11. Egypt Your first stay in Cairo: exploring the heart of the city The Egyptian Museum holds some of the greatest masterworks ever created. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 12. Egypt The Egyptian Museum The pharaoh Akhenaten and his wife Nefertiti before the life-giving rays of the sun. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 13. Egypt Tutankhamen’s mask, in the Egyptian Museum 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 14. Egypt Tutankhamen’s treasures, in the Egyptian Museum 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 15. Egypt Islamic Cairo: a millennium of great art and architecture (Sultan Hassan Mosque, begun 1356) 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or tact your travel agent.
  • 16. The Mohamed Ali Mosque (built Egypt 1828-1848), atop the Citadel (fortified by Saladin 1176-1183).
  • 17. Egypt The Khan al Khalily — a bazaar used by Egyptians and visitors alike
  • 18. Egypt Coptic Cairo (on our Passage Through Egypt itinerary)
  • 19. Egypt Ben Ezra Synagogue, 9th century (on Passage Through Egypt)
  • 20. Egypt Our hotel for our first stay in Cairo: the Four Seasons at the First Residence.
  • 21. Egypt Private charter flights take us Cairo/Luxor and Aswan/Abu Simbel/Cairo — a tremendous convenience.
  • 22. Egypt Luxor (ancient Thebes): capital of the New Kingdom — perhaps the world’s greatest collection of antiquities. Karnak Temple — begun in the 16th century BC, added to by 30 pharaohs over almost 2,000 years. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 23. Karnak Temple Egypt — Great Hypostyle Hall
  • 24. Karnak Temple Egypt Sound & Light
  • 25. Egypt Luxor Temple
  • 26. The superb M/S Triton: 20 Junior Suites Egypt + 1 Bridge Suite
  • 27. Egypt M/S Triton: Spacious and beautifully furnished staterooms
  • 28. Egypt M/S Triton: Lots of public space.
  • 29. M/S Triton: Food is a key part Egypt of the experience.
  • 30. The West Bank of the Nile: Egypt Valley of the Kings
  • 31. The Valley of the Kings: Egypt Tutankhamen’s tomb The only intact pharaoh’s tomb ever found — discovered in 1923 by Howard Carter. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 32. Egypt The Valley of the Kings: a choice of additional tombs to visit. Shown here: Ramses VI.
  • 33. The Valley of the Queens Egypt (on Passage Through Egypt).
  • 34. The West Bank of the Nile: Egypt Hatshepsut’s Temple
  • 35. Egypt The West Bank of the Nile: Tombs of the Nobles
  • 36. Egypt The West Bank of the Nile: Ramesseum (on Passage Through Egypt). 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 37. Egypt Dendera (on Passage Through Egypt).
  • 38. Along the Nile: Temple Egypt of Horus at Edfu
  • 39. Egypt The Temple of Kom Ombo
  • 40. Aswan Egypt
  • 41. Egypt Aswan: Philae Temple & Unfinished Obelisk
  • 42. Abu Simbel: Egypt Temple of Ramses II
  • 43. Egypt Abu Simbel: Temple of Ramses II
  • 44. Abu Simbel: Temple of Nefertari Egypt
  • 45. Egypt Cairo: the Mena House Oberoi Your room faces the Pyramids.
  • 46. The Pyramids Egypt
  • 47. Egypt The Pyramids & Solar Boat
  • 48. Egypt The Sphinx
  • 49. Saqqara: Step Pyramid Egypt
  • 50. Egypt Dahshur Pyramid Complex (on Passage Through Egypt)
  • 51. Egypt Pyramids Sound & Light 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 52. Egypt Why travel with Lindblad Expeditions in Egypt? -- our Egyptologist guides are tops in their field. -- Triton: a superb, appropriately sized ship. -- remarkable hotel accommodations. -- private charter flights within Egypt. -- small groups, with a low ratio of guests to guides. -- carefully crafted itineraries. -- Lindblad makes it easy for you.
  • 53. Egypt Two itineraries to choose: Passage Through Egypt: Exploring Egypt: -- 15 days -- 10 days -- 6 nights aboard Triton -- 4 nights aboard Triton -- includes Coptic Cairo; more -- all of Egypt’s highlights time in Luxor; Dendera; Dahshur -- more in depth Both include: -- all your excursions -- arrival and departure transfers; Egypt visa -- almost all meals -- gratuities except to ship’s crew and Egyptologist guides
  • 54. Egypt Alexandria Pre-Extension (3 Days) -- 2 nights in Alexandria at the Helnan Palestine Hotel -- see the new Alexandria Library, the National Museum, the catacombs and a host of other sites in this Mediterranean city. -- explore Alexandria with a wonderful guide.
  • 55. Egypt Jordan Extension (4 Days)
  • 56. Egypt Jordan Extension (4 Days) -- 1 night in Amman, 2 nights at Petra and 1 night at the Dead Sea. -- tour Amman, visit the great Greco-Roman city of Jerash, spend a full day exploring Petra, see the 6th-century map at Madaba, and enjoy the Dead Sea. -- travel with an outstanding guide and stay in superb hotels.
  • 57. Egypt SPECIAL 2009-2010 Savings Opportunity  Receive up to 25% off select departures.  Limited availability and new bookings only.  Plus a special offer to Webinar participants only if you book by June 22, 2009. 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Or contact your travel agent.
  • 58. Egypt Some questions: 1. What’s the best time of year to travel? What’s the weather like? 2. Should I be concerned about security? 3. How strenuous is it, and how fit do I need to be? 4. What do I need to pack? For reservations, contact your travel agent or call 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com
  • 59. Egypt For reservations, contact your travel agent or call 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Lynda Prono LyndaP@expeditions.com
  • 60. Egypt For reservations, contact your travel agent or call 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Lynda Prono LyndaP@expeditions.com Phone Reservation Hours: Monday – Friday 9am - 8pm ET Saturday & Sunday 10am - 5pm ET
  • 61. Egypt Egypt with Lindblad Expeditions Thank you! For reservations, contact your travel agent or call 1-800-EXPEDITION (1-800-397-3348) www.expeditions.com Lynda Prono LyndaP@expeditions.com Phone Reservation Hours: Monday – Friday 9am - 8pm ET Saturday & Sunday 10am - 5pm ET

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