Once home to the ancestral Puebloans, Mesa Verde is a sensational destination for history buffs and hiking enthusiasts alike. The national park is home to 5,000 archeological sites and to 600 cliff dwellings that are some of the best preserved in America. Most of these mesa-top villages can be explored on a self-guided tour, or with a park ranger if you wish to learn more about the site's fascinating history. For a fun couple's adventure, be sure to hike the Cliff Palace Loop Trail or follow the Park Point Trail to the highest point in the park to take in the stunning panoramic views. Check out this range of unique rentals near Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado and start planning the romantic hiking getaway of a lifetime.