Cliff Palace

Mesa Verde National Park Tours

Due to consruction Cliff Palace Loop is expected open mid to late July. Please check for the current status of all road conditions within the park. The Mesa Top Loop Road offers visitors the opportunity to explore 700 years of archeological history and provides views of Cliff Palace from Sun Temple.

When reservations open for Cliff Palace tickets will be available ONLY 7 days in advance, 8:00 am MDT, on a rolling daily window. This is due to road construction on the Cliff Palace Loop Rd. at this time.

"The crown jewel of Mesa Verde National Park and an architectural masterpiece by any standard, Cliff Palace is the largest cliff dwelling in North America. Built between 1190 and 1280 CE, Cliff Palace was once home to over 100 people.Today, it stands as a testament to the engineering and artistic achievements of the Ancestral Pueblo people. For a virtual tour of Cliff Palace, go to ."  

If you plan on booking a second tour on the same day, we highly suggest you give yourself at least:

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