The National Park Serviceâ€™s new online travel itinerary that highlights 22 world heritage sites in the United States includes Mesa Verde.
Arm chair travel starts at nps.gov/nr/travel/worldheritagesites. The trip includes facts and background about the sites.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization determined the sites possess global value for their natural and cultural attributes.
Most of the sites in the United States are managed by the National Park Services.