Wupatki National Monument, Flagstaff

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See Native American ruins in a desert setting at Wupatki National Monument. Three buildings and nearly 30 structures can be located throughout a 14,266 hectare (35,253 acre) area. First populated around 500 CE by Anasazi, Cohonina, and Sinagua tribes, the area was inhabited until 1225. Start your tour at the visitor center, where you'll find exhibits and historical facts and see schedules of interpretive programs. From there, begin the self-guided tour of the pueblo, or ask about the organized hikes and ranger talks taking place at the time of your visit. By using our Flagstaff online trip itinerary planner , you can arrange your visit to Wupatki National Monument and other attractions in Flagstaff.
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  • In the middle of the desert this site is well whoa detour if you are planning a trip along the south rim of the Grand Canyon in a westerly direction. There is a good interpretation centre and the rema...  more »
  • Wupatki , unlike Montezuma Castle, has ruins you can actually view up close. A paved trail from the visitor center leads through the ruins. Be sure to borrow the guide book(free) from the desk at the ...  more »
  • This was such an awesome experience. You could almost feel the ancient "aura" and the sight is quite impressive. Nice visitor center. Visited with a 7 year old and she really enjoyed herself.  more »
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