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Kykotsmovi Village
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Very difficult to get around if you are not agile but interesting to visit a place with no... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
MaryJo M
Unfortunately no photography!

One of the original Hopi villages (on 3 rd Mesa). You can walk around the village, and have... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Jan J
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Very difficult to get around if you are not agile but interesting to visit a place with no electricity or running water that is inhabited by choice. There were newer - cinderblock homes and some solar panels.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank MaryJo M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

One of the original Hopi villages (on 3 rd Mesa). You can walk around the village, and have beautiful views of the surrounding low areas. Many old houses. A good shop for local artifacts. Always difficult when you are not allowed to take pictures, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jan J
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We attended the Hopi 10K here and it was an amazing run! First time in Hopi for a few of us and it did not disappoint.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

This village is a must on your visit to the Hopi Reservation. I recommend this visit as part of your reservation tour otherwise you will miss invaluable information.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank newengland83
Reviewed July 5, 2018

as part of a tour we visited this village and found it to be quite unpleasant. living on a high mesa does not equate to dumping trash outside one's doorstep, urinating in the street or leaving a dead animal somewhere for visitors to smell! no...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank claudia764510
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Interesting docent lead tour with rich Hopi history. There are about 250 inhabitants in this village today and the live without electricity.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Oraibi was once a thriving village several stories high. Even in the 40+ years I've been visiting the Hopi mesas, it has suffered significant deterioration. Only a handful of families live there permanently. Some are renovating their homes, but not in the traditional manner. Still,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank wbbcap
Reviewed May 4, 2017

After a brief stop at a gift shop, the friendly lady turned me loose to look around Old Oraibi on my own. The main rules were NO photography, stay on the roads/paths and don't go past the end of the village. It is now a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Harold W
Reviewed April 26, 2017

I drove through a long stretch of land to get to Oraibi. It was haunting and beautiful. I was by myself but many of the natives assisted me on my journey. I can't wait to see the 35 mm pictures I took on my visit....More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank SkySong4711
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Great people friendly very enriching for the mind Stop by gift shop very nice owner also you can ask one of the locals to tack you on a tour well worth the time also you can buy crafts from the artisans

Date of experience: March 2017
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