Flagstaff, AZ 86004
- About 30 miles north of Flagstaff off Hwy 89
- National Park
DescriptionWupatki National Monument features well preserved multistory masonry pueblos amidst a painted desert landscape. A loop drive takes you to several different "developments." The park's visitor center holds museum exhibits and there is a short interpretive hiking trail
Most visitors tour the Wupatki National Monument along with the Sunset Crater National Monument by car on a 35- mile loop road connecting the parks to US 89.
To get there from Flagstaff, take US 89 north for 12 miles (19 km), turn right at sign for Sunset Crater Volcano - Wupatki National Monuments. The Visitor Center is 21 miles (34 km) from this junction.
(extended hours possible in summer)