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Address: Mesa Verde National Park, CO
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An ancient cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park.

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Awe Inspiring!

One of the most unique vacation experiences I've ever had. I can't even begin to imagine what life was truly like for these ancient peoples.

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Sperry, Oklahoma
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Sperry, Oklahoma
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One of the most unique vacation experiences I've ever had. I can't even begin to imagine what life was truly like for these ancient peoples.

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Carrizozo, New Mexico
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The hike in requires some effort but it well worth the time to hike in. What you see and experience is well worth the time,

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ancestral Pueblo that constructed this cliff dwelling and the others like it at Mesa Verde were driven to these defensible positions by increasing competition amidst changing climatic conditions. Cliff Palace was abandoned by 1300, some believe that a series of megadroughts interrupting food production systems is the main cause. Cliff Palace was rediscovered in 1888 by Richard Wetherill and Charlie... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Cliff palace is one of those places that you can't describe in other than solemn tones. We came in May and the Cliff Palace wasn't open yet. Still the views are amazing and it is beautiful.

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Very cool tour. Don't do it I'd you have any difficulty getting around. The walk down and around was a piece of cake but to get out you have to climb up this wooden ladder that is pretty much straight up and down the cliff side. But if your able bodied I highly recommend seeing this. You will love it.

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Layton, Utah
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is kind of the main ruin at Mesa Verde National Park. It is utterly amazing! You are able to see it from various overlooks around the park and I recommend stopping at all of them. It is so cool to see the construction and get a glimpse into how these ancient people lived. In the summer months you can... More 

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Riverton, Utah
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mesa Verde was well planned out when it was developed. You can see everything without ever having to make a left hand turn. Nearly all of the ruins may be viewed and enjoyed without taking the tour, but the tour truly makes the experience even better. Cliff Palace is awe inspiring and so much more enjoyable in person.

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Arlington, Virginia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All of the dwellings in Mesa Verde are not-to-be-missed and this is no exception. You can only view this from cliffs across from it, but still well worthwhile.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Words cannot express the magnificence of this area...the cliff dwellings are powerful. All I can say is GO.

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Colorado
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed overnight in one of the cabins and spent an entire day viewing the Native American cliff dwellings. So interesting! Also a good gift shop for unusual purchases. Take your kids!

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