To see some archaeological aspects of the region, dot not miss the fantastic Mesa Verde site (Colorado), where you can find vestiges (very well preserved) of the mysterious Indian Anasazis civilisation ('the ancestors'), that no longer exist today.
The area which now comprises the park was once inhabited by the Anasazi people© Eunika Sopotnicka / 123RF
The best known cliff dwellings in the park date back more than 700 years© GRAPHICOBSESSION
Visitors take snaps of the cliff dwellings which are made from sandstone, wooden beams and mortar© Eunika Sopotnicka / 123RF
Getting ready to take some professional shots of the cave dwellings at the park© GRAPHICOBSESSION
Fire pit of kiva (religious ritual room) in a covered dig© GRAPHICOBSESSION