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Teleferico

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Address: calle del grillo s/n, col. bancomer, Zacatecas 98040, Mexico
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4929225694
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A 10-minute cable car ride between two small mountain peaks in the city's...

A 10-minute cable car ride between two small mountain peaks in the city's historic section.

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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 anyway, it seems to be a thing

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 9, 2017
Juanmanuel R
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Bethesda, Maryland
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is closed due to complete renovation. I have to write more words: It is closed, it is closed, it is closed...

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1 Thank Ipe88
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46 reviews
40 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 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

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Thank Juanmanuel R
Kalispell, Montana
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55 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

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

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1 Thank Laura D
Fresno
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254 reviews
131 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 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 1979, can no longer accommodate the daily tourist traffic. The government wants to update the... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 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.

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los angeles
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179 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 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.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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212 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 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 wait before you ride it. The ride is fast but long enough to get a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
41 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 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.

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Thank Virtuousbread
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43 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 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

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Columbus, Ohio
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62 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 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.

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