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Mesa Verde Tours

643 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-335-8277
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Our day with Frank Miller was fantastic! If we would have gone on our own, we would have been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wendy c
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Tours not available during winter, but still very scenic

If going to visit during the winter months, be prepared to navigate on your own. However, there... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Desiree K
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Keller, Texas
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Mesa Verde Tours offers a premium, full day tour of Mesa Verde National Park. Our guides are park experts passionate about the history and culture of the area. Experience the best of Mesa Verde and discover the magic of the largest and best preserved cliff dwellings in the US
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 19:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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643 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
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+1 970-335-8277

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our day with Frank Miller was fantastic! If we would have gone on our own, we would have been bored. Frank imparted a plethora of information in an interesting way. He is a local, and he is a Native American with great insight.

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

If going to visit during the winter months, be prepared to navigate on your own. However, there were plenty of park rangers and maps to help you. You can climb down into the dwellings, but the rock steps are steep and narrow. To get out,...More

Thank Desiree K
MesaVerdeTours, Owner at Mesa Verde Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Yes Desiree, some of the Ranger-Guided Tours at Mesa Verde are not available during the winter but the scenery is amazing and touring the cliff dwellings on your own is exciting as you pointed out. Thanks for sharing your experience!

Reviewed 21 October 2016

First visit was in 1990 and have visited many times with family and friends who come to visit Colorado. There do not take reservations so in the summer months you need to be there when they open if you want a time slot earlier in...More

Thank Susan H
MesaVerdeTours, Owner at Mesa Verde Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for sharing Susan! Getting to the park early is very important to secure your tours of the cliff dwellings. I hope you got a good photo of the grand kids in all four states!

Reviewed 28 September 2016

We drove to the Mesa Verde National Park. We had a National Park pass which got us into the park for free. The National Park pass is $10 and is good for 2 people for life! Mesa Verde was a beautiful drive up the mountains....More

Thank Maggie K
MesaVerdeTours, Owner at Mesa Verde Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

National Park passes are a great way to save money if you are visiting several parks in one year. Mesa Verde is the first National Park as an archaeological preserve. Thanks Maggie!

Reviewed 2 September 2016

We traveled to Mesa Verde National Park with our son & daughter-in-law. They, along with my husband, hiked on a tour to the Step House & loved it. There is so much history to be explored here. We were there the weekend they were celebrating...More

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MesaVerdeTours, Owner at Mesa Verde Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Step House is our favorite self-guided tour. Mesa Verde is such a big park it can take two days to see, and even then you'll miss of it! Thank you Heather_Geo.

Reviewed 24 July 2016

We did two tours - the Balcony House and the Photography Cliff Dwelling tour. The later you must reserve online before going and was $20 per person. The former you get tickets the day you go, or up to 2 days early. We got there...More

1  Thank sandsLasVegas
MesaVerdeTours, Owner at Mesa Verde Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

The special photography tours at Mesa Verde are spectacular! This year Balcony has special Sunrise Tours and Cliff Palace has Twilight Tours. Check them out at the Special Tours page on our website. Thanks Sands!

Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a most see! Our girls are 11 and 12 and they loved it! Highly recommend the Balcony House but beware it is not for the faint of heart. You go up a 32 foot ladder and in a tunnel on your knees. There...More

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MesaVerdeTours, Owner at Mesa Verde Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Balcony House is definitely the most adventurous guided tour at Mesa Verde! So glad to hear your kids enjoyed the park. Thank you RoadWarrior!

Reviewed 17 June 2016

We did the driving tour and it was beautiful! The canyons and ruins were beautiful, lots of cool stops. We also stopped and got fresh Fry Bread from Navajos and it was delicious! We finished with a tour to the ruins under the cliff and...More

1  Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 4 January 2016

BRING WATER! Having said that, this place is a wonder. We took the self-guided tour and hiked the Petroglyph trail. The scenery is incredible, and seeing the history is mind-boggling. The trail says it's about 1.5 miles, and that is 100% not true. You can...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 8 December 2015

When you clime the hill to enter the park, You'll be more amazed when you reach the top, than you were when you headed up. Take any road in this park and stop to see the pueblos built into the walls of the valley. People...More

1  Thank Jcowan01
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