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Teleferico

Calle Del Grillo S/n, Col. Bancomer, Zacatecas 98040, Mexico
+52 492 922 5694
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We were two couples and were disappointed - this was one of the attractions we were looking forward... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Beverly B
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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It's a simple ride back down from the cerro de la bufa, I don't know why the thing's even popular... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
Juanmanuel R
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A 10-minute cable car ride between two small mountain peaks in the city's historic section.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“cable car” (9 reviews)
“long wait” (2 reviews)
“la mina” (4 reviews)
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Calle Del Grillo S/n, Col. Bancomer, Zacatecas 98040, Mexico
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+52 492 922 5694
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We were two couples and were disappointed - this was one of the attractions we were looking forward to!

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

It's a simple ride back down from the cerro de la bufa, I don't know why the thing's even popular anyway, it seems to be a thing

1  Thank Juanmanuel R
Reviewed 15 December 2016

A comfortable way to see the entire city of Zacatecas. Enjoy the beautiful views over the historic sites and neighborhoods.

1  Thank Laura D
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We visited La Mina with the intention of riding the teleférico to La Bufa after the tour of the mine. This is no longer possible as the tram operation has been suspended indefinitely. Apparently, the Swiss-built, ski lodge style, two-person-per-car tram system built in the...More

2  Thank Queen J
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a must-do experience when traveling to Zacatecas. The views from the Teleferico and the top of La Bufa are worth the 50 pesos each way.... we went before noon and there were no lines, and an uncrowded ride.

Thank CJS85
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A panoramic view of the city awaits which you can enjoy from a bar, or you can take a walkto Cerro de la Bufa.

Thank foredeckchick
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The best way to get to the “Cerro de la Bufa” is by the Teleferico. The only drawback is that it only has two cars, one going up and one going down. Each car is for 14 people approximately so it can be a long...More

Thank Javo73
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Although quite expensive, it is worth it to travel across the city and then get a lovely view and a chance to walk around on the hill outside the city.

Thank Virtuousbread
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

For all who have never taken one before: go there. If you have been to the Alps or in some US skiing area: skip it. Waiting times are long and the view is not very special

1  Thank Wally9876
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This is only 5-10 min ride but I think it is a must in visiting Zacatecas. It shows the views that could never be seen if you are on foot.

Thank Yuri P
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