Kayenta

Kayenta is the gateway to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, whose red spire-like buttes rising out of the desert floor among the most recognizable vistas in the world. Begin your Navajo excursion in the land of the Diné.

Right Now

Prepare to be mesmerized by the dramatic landscapes of the Colorado Plateau when visiting Kayenta.

Vast expenses of deeply hued red earth. Impossibly blue skies. This sacred landscape exerts a transcendent pull on all who set foot here. Simply put, Navajoland is synonymous with the American Southwest.

Start your orientation at the Kayenta Visitor’s Center. Housed in a traditional hogan-shaped building, it features a museum, gift shop, and an outdoor amphitheater where native dance performances are often held. Continue to the Navajo Arts and Crafts Enterprise to find your perfect memento from among the many authentic, handcrafted items from the tribes of Northern Arizona.

Visit City Site

Just The Facts

For Visitor information

Navajo Tourism Department | PO Box 663 | Window Rock, AZ | (928) 871-6000 | www.discovernavajo.com

County It all started How High? Head Count
Navajo 1909 5,640ft 5,189

Get the Scoop on Kayenta

These stories have brought the sizzle lately

Touring Tribal Lands

Touring Tribal Lands

by Teresa Bitler

Get firsthand knowledge of the many tribal lands in Arizona with an American Indian guide.

Worth the Wait

Worth the Wait

by Roger Naylor

Mark your calendar to experience these one-of-a-kind attractions that require advance planning.

Our website uses cookies and similar technology to provide a more personalized experience for you. By continuing to use our site, you consent to their use. For more information, please see our updated privacy policy.