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Cerro de la Bufa

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What can I say about this attraction?! It was the highlight of my visit to Zacatecas! I loved it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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it does not matter if you see it from far away, from downtown or you are on the hill, this is just... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Juan R
Monterrey, Mexico
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The beautiful mountain overlooking Zacatecas, complete with a cable car for tourists.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“zip line” (17 reviews)
“pancho villa” (13 reviews)
“cable car” (11 reviews)
Zacatecas, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say about this attraction?! It was the highlight of my visit to Zacatecas! I loved it very much. You can go up my steps but why would you when there is a perfectly paved road to the top? Lol The taxi dropped...More

Thank msaraos28
Reviewed 16 May 2017

it does not matter if you see it from far away, from downtown or you are on the hill, this is just gorgeous. Lovely. Try to go up to the Creston by your own risk, it is dangerous, but it worth it.

Thank Juan R
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This battle site where Pancho Villa fought is beautiful and clean. We were grateful for our group member who brushed up on history before coming. The views are amazing.

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We didn't know what to expect of this attraction. Upon reaching, we saw that the travel was worth it. There was a beautiful view of Zacatecas. We could see the Cathedral, the aqueduct and the beautiful view of the houses. We could see the different...More

Thank ArvindVidrohi
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Bufa was amazing to go and see. You really get a great view of the city and just a peaceful area in general. There is plenty to see and explore and some of the history you can learn about there is amazing.

Thank Katie T
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

You can climb easily but it's steep. You can visit the other pic and you can climb on the top of the rock. The view is amazing. Don't miss it. You can go by car as well if you're afraid of the steps. There is...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Hi guys I want to share with us the excellent place it is Cerro de la Bufa in Zacatecas, is a mountain but is really interesting, there is a overlook also have an sactuary, and the most interesting thing I have seen is the funicular...More

Thank Denys B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went zip lining, ate there, shopping, and skylink! Everything was safe and fun. Go into the big church courtyard place and find the man selling crispy honey treats and they are amazing!

Thank schultzchelsea
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican Revolution museum, it explains the accomplishments of Pancho Villa and helps you understand why he is so loved by Mexican people. The Mirador is very relaxing and the views of the city are great. You can spot the main landmarks, like the Cathedral,...More

Thank Ipe88
Reviewed 12 January 2017

espectacular view and a very large zip line that i recommend to people who's not afraid of the highnesses!

Thank Antonio M
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2 December 2015|
Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer this, but there are plenty of hotels in downtown that are very close to the Nighclubs, an easy walk there and back.