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The beautiful mountain overlooking Zacatecas, complete with a cable car for tourists.
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Zacatecas, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another place to visit where Francísco Villa one of well memorable part of the Mexican independence soldier of people has his own statue.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

The views are amazing. You can see the entire city from the top. It takes a little to get up here but definitely worth it! There are also cute gift shops in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 408irenek
Reviewed August 30, 2018

A must visit for Zacatecas, great aerial photography location, small museums and shops, shops are way cheaper than any others downtown, so buy your souvenirs and extras here.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JOSEGATECH
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We took a cab there, which was kind of a mistake because we couldn't get a cab up there or uber until an hour later! The ride up there was very nice, the view is amazing up there. The chapple up there is so sweet...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kizerkot9
Reviewed July 21, 2018

'Climbed' up to the Bufa, following first the street adjacent to Calle Angle and then a nice path with plenty of place to rest, since it is a rather steep 700 meter trail. The view is great and the chapel nice to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank elyem
Reviewed June 22, 2018

The views are great from La Bufa and we enjoyed walking around outside, climbing up the hills, etc. They have beautiful statues outside representing on of the famous battles in Zacatecas. If you are not a Spanish speaker, the museum itself probably is not worth...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

No way was I going to do this but I decided I would regret if I did not. It was just the best. Around 10 bucks round trip. After u get over u can walk around. Lots to see and lots of benders. Zacatecas is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RobertaYRoberto
Reviewed April 4, 2018

A few years ago we rode the tram to the summit - that's no longer working and it's been down since 2016. The cable is down too, from what I can see. Don't expect to see this up and running anytime soon.... We rode a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bill E
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

A lot of information on the area including very important historical info. Outside the museum it's just as historical. There's an area facing the entire city from the top and that provides for a meaningful experience. The only downside is that some areas are plagued...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gregorio L
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

The Bufa has great view during the day and night. Unfortunately the teleférico was closed both times we came. It gets chilly at night. Try climbing to the top... to the cross.

Date of experience: March 2018
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URTRVLGRL
December 1, 2015|
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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.
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San Sebastian - Cerro de la Bufa (3 Replies)
Hello all, My wife and I are on our first trip to PV and I am contemplating a day trip to San Sebastian del Oeste. I have found some great info on the forums here but still have a couple of questions: 1) Is San Sebastian the best option for a day trip into the mountains or a historic village? Does anyone prefer Mascota or Talpa de Allende over San Sebastian? We will be travelling by bus; I'm assuming the info on vallartainfo.com about getting off at La Estancia and taking a taxi the...More
December 05, 2014|
Response fromJ R|
San Sebastian is not feasible as a day trip due to the bus schedule. As are the other towns. But but as a tour, like Superior Tours, easy in one day