Off The Beaten Path : Group Guided Journey : Highlights

Exploring the lost civilizations of Chaco Canyon and Canyon de Chelly


2014 DEPARTURES

5/4-5/10, 5/25-5/31, 10/5-10/11, 10/12-10/18

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Trip Length 7 days/6 nights
Group Size 4-16
Arrive/Depart Albuquerque, New Mexico
Price From $2,595 to $2,995
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Trip Motif Hiking Walking Puebloan Mystery : Journey Highlights





Experience the powerful landscapes, intriguing ruins, and cultural history of ancient civilizations in two remote canyons of Arizona and New Mexico. Your guide is knowledgeable about and intimately familiar with the sites you visit. There is unhurried opportunity to wander and explore the stunning stonework at Chaco Canyon, and in Canyon de Chelly, a Navajo guide shares insights into the Puebloan occupation and living Navajo traditions. You will also visit Acoma Pueblo, one of the oldest settlements in what is now the United States. Enjoy amiable company and comfortable accommodations while you discover fascinating history and spectacular canyon scenery, well off the beaten path.

  • Top-notch guide: Your guide is a seasoned professional with a deep knowledge of Pueloan history and an affinity for this area.
  • Native perspectives: Explore history, culture, and place with Native guides along the way.
  • Off the beaten path adventure: Your opportunities to explore these phenomenal sites with an exert guide make the gravel roads and remote destinations more than worthwhile.
  • Hiking and walking: Explore prehistoric ruins and the rugged landscape on foot—a truly magical experience.

Your guide’s understanding and deep knowledge of these ancient Southwest civilizations bring the ruins and the history to vivid life. —Cory Lawrence, OBP CEO