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Canyon de Chelly Tours

Chinle, AZ
+1 928-349-1600
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Reginald Ettsity is a great guide NAD a honest and considerate man!

Reginald Ettsity not only knew all there was to know about the geography of Canyon de Chelly the... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2016
Tucson, Arizona
Wonderful tour filled with lts of stories and info

We just returned from a lovely trip to Canyon De Chelley. Our tour guide, Reginald Ettsity, was an... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2016
Eleanor B
Tucson, Arizona
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Canyon De Chelly Tours is an enterprise of Leon Skyhorse Thomas. Every guide is a professional, certified by the National Park Service by examination. In addition to tours of the Canyon de Chelly National Monument, cultural consulting needs are addressed on a case by case basis for those who seek a more intimate insight onto the Navajo Way. Leon has assisted film-makers on location in Navajoland and is used to delivering high quality services to the people and organizations he serves.There are over 2700 archaeological sites within the many canyons of Canyon de Chelly National Monument. Only 13 of the 700 standing ruins have been stabilized, re-inforced, or protected from degradation. We are professional Navajo guides who can teach you the history of our canyons and about the Anasazi, Hopi and Navajo peoples. We pride ourselves in offering you more than just viewing our scenery - but we can do this too!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Chinle, AZ
+1 928-349-1600
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

Reginald Ettsity not only knew all there was to know about the geography of Canyon de Chelly the entire state of Arizona, but he also has a complete understanding of all of the native tribes, their customs, religious practices, and sociological inter-relationship with each other,...More

1  Thank windyirishsail
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We just returned from a lovely trip to Canyon De Chelley. Our tour guide, Reginald Ettsity, was an excellent storyteller who gave us all manner of great info about the geology of the canyon, the history of the people who created the ruins and pictographs,...More

2  Thank Eleanor B
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Our tour guide, Reginald Ettsity, was very knowledgeable and facilitated an excellent tour of the Canyon complete with history and stories. We took the 3 hour tour and wished we had taken the 4 hour!

2  Thank blairdietrick
Reviewed 24 March 2016

When I called ahead about my tour, I spoke to the owner, Leon, in person. The normal Jeep tour is for 3 hours. I asked Leon how long of an extended tour I would need to be able to visit and photograph the primary photographic...More

3  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We took the 3 hour tour, which was led by Davison Deschine, a member of the Navajo Nation. The excursion is by a comfortable Jeep that, at times, must enter the shallow river coursing within the canyon. All of the time was spent at the...More

1  Thank AdMiZ
Reviewed 19 March 2016

For a day of unparalleled beauty and of ancient Native American culture, Canyon de Chelly is unbeatable. It is a bit of a drive to get there but oh so worthwhile. If you have time at all on your vacation do not miss at least...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Touring Canyon de Chelly should be on your bucket list. You have to go with a guide unless you hike down one trail that is open without a guide. You see more with the guide and learn more.

1  Thank Kaitlyn M
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Very informative , interesting tour for 3 hours with Reg a Navaho guide of the canyon. Apart from amazing scenery the history was eye opening.

4  Thank CR_UK
Reviewed 21 January 2016

This was a great tour company and Irene was amazing! We did a private tour so we could ask a lot of questions and sit up front near the guide. We wished we had done the longest tour they offer so we could have had...More

3  Thank jamcruiser
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Our experience in the Canyon was that of mixed emotions.....it was a great experience to go horseback riding through the canyon....we felt like real Indians on our horse tour. However, it was a rainy day and there were LOTS of mosquitoes. Definitely bring spray with...More

5  Thank Sarahday70
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John B
approx cost of canyon tour
30 December 2016|
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Response from canyondechellytours | Property representative |
We have 2 types of tours. Group Tours or Private Tours. Our Group Tours is $75.00 (cash) per person and is a 3 hour tour only (with other people). Our Private Tours, depend on how many individuals are in your Party. 1-3... More
Are any of the tours wheelchair accessible?
12 December 2016|
Response from canyondechellytours | Property representative |
To Whom It May Concern: YES ... Just let us know. All tours depart from the Best Western Motel. Thank you. Leon Skyhorse Thomas.
Do you have information for whom Richard works? Or how to contact him. Want to go tomorrow...
13 October 2016|
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Response from DNKass | Reviewed this property |
I don't know who Richard works for. I assume you mean the 4 wheel drive tours offered on the floor of the canyon de Chelly. IN our experience most of these tours go to the same places i.e sites of petrofglyphs, pictographs... More