Want to add one of the grandest landmarks in the United States to your "visited" list? Visit the surreal sandstone towers in Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park is located on the Navajo Nation—one of the largest American Indian tribes. This sandy preserve bathes the region between Arizona and Utah in rich red hues, adding to its reputation of having some of the most dramatic and mesmerizing light.
Pack your day with numerous tours to take in all of the monuments' beauty. Opt for a self-guided tour, or stick with a Navajo guide for a Jeep excursion, and you will see the best views of some of the most notable landmarks. And don't worry about lunch—The View Restaurant specializing in traditional Navajo cuisine is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Inside the park, The View Hotel offers rooms with a perfect view of the Mitten Buttes and other scenic panoramas. Or try one of the premium cabins for an exceptional way to experience Monument Valley. If you want to really connect with the great outdoors, choose from RV sites or wilderness campsites. Each offer unique and perhaps the best views from any campsite in Arizona. Wherever you choose to stay, you'll be in awe of the crimson mesas and sandstone towers that make this park famous.
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park Visitor Center Hours
Peak Season (April 1 - September 30) 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Off Season (October 1 - March 30) 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Per vehicle fee:
**National Parks and Golden Eagle Passes are not accepted.
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
PO Box 360289
Monument Valley, UT 84536