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General information

The city of Zacatecas is located in the central part of the Mexican Republic in the state with the same name. Zacatecas, named "Cultural Patrimony" by the UNESCO in 1994 is without undodoubty the best preserved colonial city, not only of Mexico but of the entire American continent. It is part of the Colonial Treasures of Mexico and its cultural heritage is truly impressive.
       
Hotel Continental Plaza
Hotel Continental Plaza
plaza de armas
Plaza de armas
colonial city in central mexico
Zacatatecas' aqueduct
 
       

 Places of interest

The hill of La Bufa is the backdrop for the city´s unique Historic Center. It is replete with narrow and steep alley ways that are romantic and nostalgic. While strolling down the "Callejón del Sanreo", "Las Campanas" or "Resbalon", you will become involved in the history of a city where legends are living. Well worth is a visit of the mine of "El Eden". The old Colonial City is an attractive center of tourism that has the necessary infrastructure to offer first class services. Numerous hotels and restaurants open their doors daily to the tourists who visit the city.
     
view of zacatecas
View of Zacatecas
Zacatecas Cathedral
Zacatecas Cathedral
la bufa teleferico.
7 minutes on board of the cable car to cross the main two hills of Zacatecas.
     

What you should not miss

- Trip with the train into the mines of Eden - train operates daily from 10am to 6pm and costs USD 2.50 per person
- Take a tour with the cable car to the mountain "La Bufa", enjoy the beautiful view of the city, visit the
museum of the revolution on top of the mountain and have a look at the statues of the "heroes" of the Mexican revolution, the most famous being "Pancho Villa".
     
Francisco "Pancho" Villa
Francisco "Pancho" Villa
Felipe Angeles
Felipe Angeles
Pánfilo Natera
Pánfilo Natera
     
         
- Have a brunch at Sanborn´s in the Historical Center - excellent food and reasonable prices.
- Visit the former bull arena, which was transformed into one of the nicest hotels in Mexico - the Quinta Real - at night live music in the bar of the hotel, where you can enjoy romantic evenings.

Where to stay

- Check our hotels offer in Zacatecas - Our special tips are "Argento-Inn" in the heart of the city, "Quinta Real" and "Meson del Jobito".

Where to enjoy Mexican food

- A legend in Zacatecas: "La Leyenda" - well managed restaurant with typical local specialties - Have you ever tried the cook and owner´s Filiberto Enriquez Perales "Minero Platero"? If you want to try before coming here, we have the recipy.
- El Barretero: a very traditional Mexican restaurant with excellent food and live music.


   

Quinta Real, Zacatecas
Malaga Discotheque
Fountain in Front of Malaga Discotheque
   

What Zacatecas´nightlife has to offer

Also at night, Zacatecas has a lot to offer for all ages and desires. Young people gather at night in bars such as "La otra España", "Gaudi", "Malaga" and "Cactus". For visitors who want to enjoy something special, there is the unique discotheque located in the mine "La Eden". Those who prefer traditional Mexican nightlife will find their place at "Cazadores", opposite of the "Plaza de Armas" or in the night bar of the hotel "El Meson del Jobito", a former village which was transformed into a unique hotel.
The city of Zacatecas is located in the central part of the Mexican Republic in the state with the same name

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