Cliff Palace

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Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330- Map It
Phone: (970) 529-4465

AAA Editor Notes

Cliff Palace is in an alcove in the east wall of Cliff Canyon in Mesa Verde National Park and is reached by five 8- to 10-foot ladders. Though visible from the Sun Temple or the Sun Point overlook directly opposite on the west rim, access is permitted only on ranger-guided tours. Note: The tours can be strenuous due to the elevation, steepness and summer heat. Guided tours are available.
$5. Tickets must be purchased in advance by visiting the Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center or the Colorado Welcome Center in Cortez. Park admission May-Oct. $20 (per private vehicle); $15 (per motorcycle); $10 (per person arriving by other means). Park admission rest of year $15 (per private vehicle); $10 (per motorcycle); $7 (per person arriving by other means).
Hours: Schedule varies; phone ahead for times. Allow 1 hour minimum.