Chinle

Chinle Travel Guide

Hotels in Chinle

The only accommodation within the park borders of Canyon de Chelly, the lodge has no-frills adobe rooms with Navajo textiles and art; the lodge offers year-round Jeep tours into the canyon.

Restaurants in Chinle

Don’t turn up your nose; The Native American fare here—which includes mutton stew and Navajo-style tacos—is authentic and delicious.

Things to do in Chinle

The mile hike down to the intricate Anasazi ruins built high into sandstone cliffs is the only excursion through the monument that doesn’t require a Navajo escort. To explore the canyons further, arrange for a guide in advance at the visitor center.