Mesa Verda means green table in Spanish. The ancient ruins of Indian reflected the cultural history of seven hundred years ago. It is a Nation Park situated in the corner of southwestern of the Colorado of the United States and is a world heritage site assigned by UNESCO. This park is famous for the implausibly well- conserved of cliff dwellings. In fact, they are some of the most absorbing locations of North America. And Mesa Verde National Park is also well-known for the desert scenery of the steep canyon and tall mesas.
Mesa Verde National Park was built-in 1906, its aim is to protect important archaeological site. Park has more than 4 million archaeological sites, and there are more than 600 cliff dwellings, but only a few points were found. Due to the long time without resident and maintenance, cliff dwellings have been damaged by natural vicissitude, there are some already very fragile, and the destruction of the previous people make here severely damaged.
There are nearly 750 thousand visitors to come to historical remains of ancient Indians every year. So the park is noticeable for cultural history instead of the natural landscape. Do not waste time on enjoying the scenery if you are not having enough time.
Visitor center is necessary to stop. Only a few houses open to visit the park, one of the three biggest which Cliff Palace, Balcony House and Long House need to buy tickets for a tour. During the tour, visitors have to climb up and down in the house, so you need to have certain strength of talents to join in and it is not easy for a walk will be able to cope with. There are lots of people waiting in line to buy tickets; it is recommended that to have a plan and buy the ticket at the beginning of your trip.