Antelope Canyon

Made up of scenic slot canyons, Antelope Canyon is solidified as a true geographic treasure. This destination has long been a favorite of the seeker team and is one of the most mesmerizing natural structures on the planet. Explore the naturally carved canyons made up of fiery oranges and reds in the Arizona desert.

Located in the Navajo territory of Arizona, this slot canyon was carved by wind and water and is now one of the most photogenic locations in the world. Stop by the Antelope Canyon to be engulfed by vibrant fiery hues of carved sandstone at this awe-striking destination.

Technically it’s orange under direct sunlight, but hear us out: Antelope Canyon takes on a deep, earthy shade of purple when it’s in the shade or low lighting. And if we may say, it’s basically the definition of a Swirly Twirly Wonderland™. Here, beams of light flow through iconic slot canyons, unveiling a world in between the carved rock. While the entire scene is pretty much Instagram famous at this point, you can still run away from the selfie stick holders and “do it for the gram” bros if you venture off the beaten path a little bit. 

I had heart eyes for the entire time here! Tip: make sure you book this tour in advance.

Antelope is the most visited slot canyon in the Southwest, partly because it is easily accessible, but also because it’s extremely beautiful with just the right combination of depth, width, length, ambient light, and orangey-red rock color. With two separate canyon sections — upper and lower — you’ve got some exploration cut out for you.

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