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Cerro de la Bufa

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Address: , Zacatecas, Mexico
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Activities: Dining, City walk sightseeing
Description: The beautiful mountain overlooking Zacatecas, complete with a cable car...
The beautiful mountain overlooking Zacatecas, complete with a cable car for tourists.
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Pancho Villa

Very nice historical place to visit. You will fill the spirit of Mexican Revolution with the statue of Pancho Villa in his horse.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Very nice historical place to visit. You will fill the spirit of Mexican Revolution with the statue of Pancho Villa in his horse.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Nice place to walk ...and enjoy the exceptional view of Zacatecas and know more about the history of the place visiting the Museum of the Toma the Zcatecas and get immerse in the history of the place and Mexico as well

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Theres not much to do.. specially after 5-6pm since the museum closes, but you can get a beatiful view of the entire city!

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Ronneby, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

There is tree ways of getting up here. Either you drive up, hike up or take the teleferico up. I choosed to take the teleferico up and walk down. From up here you have a perfect viewpoint over the city but there is so much more then just that. They have their own little city up here with restaurants, tourist... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

If you visit Zacatecas, you have to go to the top of el Cerro de la Bufa, and you will find a little bit of everything once you are there. First of all, you will appreciate an amazing view of the city. Secondly, you will see the statues of Pancho Villa, Felipe Angeles, and Panfilo Natera, who fought during the... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We have been here before, but this time we visited el cerro de la bufa for a wedding. It is spectacular. There is a lot to see. The view is amazing. Almost as amazing as the teleferico. There are little shops that sell hand made ceramics, jewelry, and clothes. There are also plenty of places to eat that have true... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Amazing view from the top. I think this is the must thing to do in Zacatecas. There is a cable car that goes up the hill if you are not in steep hiking. There is a steep stair climb up from the center of the city. The climb is great. Definitely walk down if possible, coz there are good views... More 

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Vancouver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Peaceful, nice view, shops & zipline, worth a visit. You can get a photo dressed up in black-and-white bandito clothes, fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I had a lot of free fun going here, and climbing on the big rock. There is a great view from the top and some cool statues at the base. I would personally recommend to go climb the thing, it's really easygoing! :)

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Monterrey, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

If you go to Zacatecas you must go to La Bufa, great spot at 2650 meters above the sea level. Also the revolution square and the surchs, etc are worth the visit

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