We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Save

Monument Valley Guided Tour

Highlights
  • Journey through the area’s restricted region with a Navajo guide
  • Take the stress out of renting a car with included transport 
  • Upgrade for a Navajo home visit to listen to music
More
Monument Valley Guided Tour
From US$65.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
4pm 2.5 Hour TourMost Popular
Scenic & Cultural Safari into Lower Monument Valley. Covers most iconic locations. Also covers the Back Country, a restricted part of the Park that requires you to be with a Navajo guide.
US$65.00
12:00pm 2.5 Hour Tour
Scenic & Cultural Safari into Lower Monument Valley. Covers most iconic locations. Also covers the Back Country, a restricted part of the Park that requires you to be with a Navajo guide.
US$65.00
8:00am 2.5 Hour Tour
Scenic & Cultural Safari into Lower Monument Valley. Covers most iconic locations. Also covers the Back Country, a restricted part of the Park that requires you to be with a Navajo guide.
US$65.00
Show 3 more
Overview
Gain access to parts of Monument Valley you wouldn’t be able to see on your own during this Lower Monument Valley tour led by a native Navajo guide. Comfortably travel in an open-air vehicle with your guide, taking backcountry routes that are prohibited to most visitors. You’ll also see one of the valley’s largest arches on restricted land.
What to Expect
Meet for your tour in The View Hotel’s lobby in Monument Valley. Once you meet your guide, board an open-air vehicle for your guided adventure through the lower valley.

Hear stories and legends about the area as you pass sights such as Mitten Buttes, John Ford's Point, Yeibichai, Three Sisters Spires, and Elephant Butte. Since your guide is a part of the local Navajo tribe, you’ll have access to areas most regular visitors don’t get to see.

Get up close to Big Chief Monument and Sleeping Dragon Rock before moving on to one of the valley’s largest arches, Sun’s Eye, and Anasazi ruins.

If you’ve chosen to upgrade your experience, visit a Yazzie family inside a hogan (a traditional Navajo home). Learn about the culture of the Navajo people, as well as their history in the valley.

Your tour ends with a drop-off back at the lobby of The View Hotel.
Write a ReviewReviews (205)

1 - 5 of 72 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
Navajo rich

Our family of 4 took this tour with Duffy at the end of July 2018. Meeting point was The View Hotel, where we happened to be staying. Already at the meeting point, while waiting for people to arrive, Duffy was already educating us on Navajo...More

Thank swissami19
Reviewed 4 days ago
Great Tour! Stress Free...

Overall, the tour was wonderful. Our guide Comasheena was fun and she even waited for us as we were 15 minutes late due to traffic (though we did call the office about an hour ahead and let them know we were running behind). Getting to...More

Thank ojbravo
Reviewed 1 week ago
Incredible vistas with wonderful background stories from our Navajo guide

It was a treat to see these spectacular formations that I had only seen previously in the movies. Our guide Toney gave us a great background on the culture and history of the land and even sang songs while playing a drum for us. Really...More

Thank 701pims
Reviewed 1 week ago
Absolutely a must do!

Our guide was Norma and she was informative, engaged and passionate about her job. She was great with answering questions and educating us on the history and geology of the Valley. She also provided us with lots of information on the Navajo culture. It was...More

1  Thank disfan79
Reviewed 1 week ago
Unique & Spiritual Experience

What a privilege it was to be taking around Monument Valley and into the pristine back country with a Navajo native! Our guide, Bobby was terrific. We learned so much about the sacred land and the Navajo culture. He was patient, allowing us time for...More

Thank Jennifer H
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
michaelchebert
23 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from linda c | Reviewed this property |
It will be quite hot and can be breezy. They do supply water but probably best to take your own. Have a breathtaking tour.
0
Votes
Dan O
8 April 2018|
Answer
Response from stephen c | Reviewed this property |
I'm not the operator I was on the tour.....however the tour starts at the view hotel and pick up is at the car park so yes there is parking
0
Votes
Travellers Also Viewed
2.5 Hour Guided Tour of Monument...
88 Reviews
from US$75.00*
1.5 Hour Tour of Monument Valley's...
16 Reviews
from US$60.00*
Monument Valley Sunrise or Sunset Tour
54 Reviews
from US$85.00*
Monument Valley Mystery Valley Tour
14 Reviews
from US$90.00*
Monument Valley Sunrise or Sunset Tour
54 Reviews
from US$85.00*
2.5 Hour Guided Tour of Monument...
88 Reviews
from US$75.00*
Monument Valley Mystery Valley Tour
14 Reviews
from US$90.00*
Mystery Valley Guided Tour
5 Reviews
from US$75.00*
Cultural Tour of Lower Monument...
32 Reviews
from US$90.00*
Monument Valley and Navajo Indian...
30 Reviews
from US$217.61*
Mystery Valley Guided Tour
5 Reviews
from US$75.00*
Monument Valley Tour from Flagstaff
2 Reviews
from US$218.60*