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Vermilion Cliffs National Monument

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Address: Route 89A, Page, AZ
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Wonderful Sight On The Drive From Page To North Rim

The drive from Page to the North Rim (Grand Canyon) via the southern edge of the Vermillion Cliffs is simply spectacular. It is worth stopping at the bridge over the Colorado... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Grant P
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Manukau, New Zealand

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Manukau, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive from Page to the North Rim (Grand Canyon) via the southern edge of the Vermillion Cliffs is simply spectacular. It is worth stopping at the bridge over the Colorado River then the road travels beneath the cliffs for many miles on its way to the Kaibab Plateau. One worthwhile stop is at a spot which protects ancient Indian... More 

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washington dc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw this mostly through the windshield of our car, and it's beautiful. We stopped a couple of times to take photos and enjoy the red cliffs in the late afternoon. What's so cool is that you have the red cliffs, blue sky, and then the yellow-and-green prairie below. The colors are amazing. Try to drive early or late so... More 

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wilton, ct
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hate to give this an average rating, but it was sandwiched between the Grand Canyon and Bryce Canyon. There is no visitors' center, but it's worth getting off the main road to get a closer look.

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Vancouver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cliffs are a very large area, in a sort of valley. Well worth taking this route, but not an area to stop in really. There is one wilderness road you could go further into the area however.

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

These cliffs are breathtaking, you can spend hours and not see all the different colours and rock formations. So worth seeing!

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did a driving view with a couple of stops; if you like cliffs and mesas, this drive is pretty good. You might see a condor near Marble Canyon, I did not.

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Lucasville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

This entire area is absolutely amazing. Lots of places to hike to, rocks to climb, but take along lots of water during the summer.

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Boston, MA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Stunning view. We drove by on Route 89A at sunset time going from Page to Zion Canyon and this has been one of the strongest impressions of our trip.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Loved our drive past these cliffs and then we kayaked past them on the Colorado river. Best trip ever!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

The cliffs are many shades of color. Just beautiful and the lighting makes them change before your eyes! Very pretty and they make for some great pics. Many people think of this as the painted desert.

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