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Sunday, October 7, 2012

Antelope Canyon, near Page, Arizona, USA.

Introduction :
Antelope Canyon located near to Page, Arizona, United States. It's the most photographed and visited canyon in southwest America. It consists of two part, upper Antelope  Canyon and Lower Antelope Canyon. Upper Antelope Canyon also called Tsé bighánílíní in Navajo name which mean " place where water runs through rocks". It's carved by flash floods which exposed the beautiful curve and colorful rock walls. It's about 4,000 ft elevation and canyon walls rise 120 ft above ground. Visit during noon where sunlight is abundant, this condition will create strong sunlight beam in the canyon. There is no climbing needed for Upper Antelope Canyon because all are at ground level, but remember to avoid peak season, when large amount of people will visit the canyon, it kind of hard to move around in the narrow canyon.

Tips:
Do get reservation before going ( book in advance to make sure there is a spot)
don't go on peak season
all tour are guided ( so book in advance) 
Bring your camera ( one of the most beautiful place on earth) 

Attractions:
Hiking, canyon, rocks, beautiful sunlight beam, 



Contacts:

5975 East Highway 98, Page, AZ 86040
United States
(928) 698-2808


Nearby attractions:
Glen Canyon Dam
Horseshoe Bend
Bryce Canyon
Zion National Park


Map:

 At Navajo shop
before heading to ANtelope Canyon by 4x4
 factory while on the way
 half way to go
the entrance
the beautiful rocks

 Outside the end of the Antelope Canyon
 Antelope Canyon sunlight beam



















on the way back


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