Mesa Verde Half Day Tours

Mesa Verde Half Day Tours2018-05-23T07:38:05+00:00

See the best of Mesa Verde National Park in the least amount of time

Our guide will customize the trip and add historical, cultural and archaeological insights as well as answer questions about the flora and fauna of the landscape. Choose from ranger guided tours, walks, overlooks and sites. Park entrance fees, ranger-guided tour tickets, transportation, and bottled water are included. Two tour options are available, please read below to select the most appropriate one for your group.

Mesa Verde Morning Half Day Tour

This tour includes the iconic Cliff Palace ranger-guided tour and a customized tour of special sites around Chapin Mesa. The Cliff Palace tour involves climbing some small ladders and is appropriate for most groups.

Mesa Verde Morning Tour Details

  • $75/adult and $55/child
  • Child is 11 and under
  • Tours daily – check live availability calendar when booking
  • All park fees and ranger guided tour fees
  • Overlooks, walks, sites, history and an interpretive perspective
  • Transportation within Mesa Verde National Park
  • Meet at 8 AM at The Hogan Trading Post “Mud Creek Hogan” / Cattle Drive Coffee
  • Snacks and bottled water
  • Return to Hogan Trading Post by 12 PM
  • Bring clothes for any weather (layer) rain, sun, wind
  • Bring sunscreen, water bottle, and a hat

Mesa Verde Afternoon Half Day Tour

This tour includes the adventurous Balcony House ranger-guided tour and a customized tour of special sites around Chapin Mesa. The Balcony House involves climbing a large 30 foot ladder and crawling through a short but narrow tunnel. Make sure your group is up for the adventure!

Mesa Verde Afternoon Tour Details

  • $75/adult and $55/child
  • Child is 11 and under
  • Tours daily – check live availability calendar when booking
  • All park fees and ranger guided tour fees
  • Overlooks, walks, sites, history and an interpretive perspective
  • Transportation within Mesa Verde National Park
  • Meet at 1 PM at The Hogan Trading Post “Mud Creek Hogan” / Cattle Drive Coffee
  • Snacks and bottled water
  • Return to Hogan Trading Post by 5 PM
  • Bring clothes for any weather (layer) rain, sun, wind
  • Bring sunscreen, water bottle, and a hat

Why A Guided Tour of Mesa Verde National Park?

  • Highly trained guides who are passionate about Mesa Verde
  • Customized tour that visits only the best sights
  • We purchase ranger-guided tour tickets days in advance to guarantee availability
  • Smaller vehicles and guide-to-guest ratio provide access to parts of the park large tour buses cannot
  • Carefree experience
  • Did we mention the best guides on earth!