Hopi Cultural And Archaeological Tour
On this full-day tour, you can visit one of the oldest continually occupied villages in America! This unforgettable journey will take you into the heart of Hopi country to learn the traditions and culture of these amazing people. You'll experience scenic drives, walk through the village, and create memories that will last a lifetime. This entire experience is twelve hours and includes hotel pick up and lunch! This is the perfect tour for those who want a new cultural experience while on their trip to Flagstaff.
You will start your morning with hotel pick up from Flagstaff. You'll ride in a comfortable, air-conditioned motorcoach to the three mesas of the Hopi conservation. The ride is about two hours and your knowledgeable guide will tell you what to expect and give you the history of the Hopi. Once you arrive, you'll drive to each of the mesas and see their villages. After exploring a few of them, you will head to the Hopi Cultural Center for a meal with your guide; it's authentic Hopi food! While you're there, you can spend some time walking around the art gallery and museum as well as purchase authentic souvenirs.
The afternoon will be spent visiting the village of Walpi on the First Mesa. This village is the most pristine and original of all of the settlements. You'll walk around and tour the village with a Hopi Indian guide who will tell you more about the traditions of the people. You'll have the chance to meet local people and share stories of culture and history. The guide will also take you to visit with artisans like pottery makers, basket makers, and Kachina doll carvers. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that the entire family can enjoy; don't miss out on the opportunity to learn something new on your next Flagstaff vacation!
- What is included in the admission price?
The price includes the tour, transportation, & lunch.
- What methods of transportation does the Hopi Cultural And Archaeological Tour use?
Transportation via air-conditioned coach.
- Is there any walking involved?
Yes, there is a moderate amount of walking around the villages.
- Approximately how long does the Hopi Cultural And Archaeological Tour last?
The entire experience is 12 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
It is appropriate for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Hopi Cultural And Archaeological Tour ?
Of course! Don't forget your camera.
- Is the Hopi Cultural And Archaeological Tour handicap accessible?
Yes. There are handicap accessible vehicles if needed.
- Are any meals included?
Lunch is included.
- Is transportation to the departure location available?
Yes. Hotel pick up and drop off is included.