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Simpson's Trailhandler Tours

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Address: Monument Valley, UT 84536
Phone Number: +1 435-727-3362
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Great way to see Monument Valley

We booked a trip in advance. There was initially some confusion about where to meet the guide but after a few phone calls on the day found her. The weather was not great but our... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
JohnandCathyKemp
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a trip in advance. There was initially some confusion about where to meet the guide but after a few phone calls on the day found her. The weather was not great but our guide was and we had a very enjoyable and interesting tour of the Valley. There are a number of companies offering tours but it would... More 

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your tour and hope to see you again in Monument Valley. More 

Saint Augustine, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Our guide Cory was a real treet. Unassuming and full of love for his culture. I do not reccomend the overnight stay in the Hogan. It was the one used for demonstrations and as a gift shop during the day. The tour and food were great. The dancers and story tellers were a little amateur. The dance was delayed so... More 

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that it didn't meet your expectations. The Hogan's are owned by a local family that uses it for weaving demonstrations during the day. They also have a small table set up where they have handmade jewelry available for purchase. They allow us to use it in the evenings for our overnight experiences. Our dancers and... More 

Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Every step of our experience from making the reservation to meeting our guide was wonderful. Everyone we had contact with was friendly and welcoming. The beauty of the land was magical.

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your tour and hope to see you again in Monument Valley. More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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22 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Vera, our guide was very kind and knowledgeable. The beauty here is overwhelming and the conversational information Vera shared helped me to understand and feel a part of the Dineh history and culture. Make sure you insist on visiting the Hogan; when we first approached it there was a crowd and she opted to return to it later - but... More 

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that Vera was able to provide you with a wonderful experience in Monument Valley. More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
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557 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We did an overnight Jeep tour which was really amazing. Our tour guide Vera was lovely and we got to learn about the native Navajo people and their lifestyles, got a fabulous guided tour of the magnificent Rocks, saw sunset and sunrise and got to sleep under the stars after being fed and entertained by native dancing. Fabulous!.

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mvstt, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for reviewing your Hogan overnight tour. So happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with Vera. More 

Saint Augustine, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I just booked out experience at Sipmson's Trailhandler Tours for later in October. I called after hours and left a message. In the meantime, I booked online. In the morning I received a call from Stephanie in their offices. She was very helpful with information, cheerful and made us even more excited about our upcoming trip. With all the fantastic... More 

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Hello! So glad I could help. We are excited to serve you in Monument Valley. Safe travels! Stephenie More 

London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

It was a great trip but we found that the confirmation email we had brought with us from England didn't have a location to pick up the tour. I tried emailing and telephoning for 2 days from our previous stop at Grand Canyon but failed to get any response. You need to put the meeting location on the confirmation email.... More 

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your response and we are sorry for the confusion. We will absolutely look into it. More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We loved our visit and your with Simpson. Our tour guide was Vierra, a soft spoken and kind woman who shared wonderful stories of her Navajo family and stories of the Navajo diné live. Thank you so much!

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to hear that Vera was able to provide you with such a wonderful experience in Monument Valley. We think she's pretty great, too. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This was by far the best guided tour I have ever been on. We booked a jeep tour through Simpson Trailhandler Tours. Our tour guide, Vera was FANTASTIC!!! She taught us so much about the Navajo people and the areas we toured and even sang a few BEAUTIFUL songs for us at the end of the tour. My family and... More 

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

You are welcome! Thank you for visiting us in Monument Valley. We are glad to hear that Vera was able to provide such a wonderful experience. We hope you come back and visit. More 

Brunswick, Ohio
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was an enjoyable but bumpy trip. Harrisaon our guide was very informative and congenial. we learned quite a bit about the history of the area and it's people. We even saw some pictographs at one stop.

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Stephenie R, Assistant Reservations Manager at Simpson's Trailhandler Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. We are glad to hear you enjoyed touring the valley with Harrison. More 

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