Teleférico de Zacatecas
The new POMA detachable gondola lift in Zacatecas takes passengers on a stunning journey over the historic centre of this ancient Mexican city, in one of the seven emblematic red cabins.
Inaugurated in 1979, the Zacatecas gondola lift, located in the historic centre of Zacatecas City, transports in the region of 320,000 people a year.
Still very popular with tourists and residents of the State capital, the gondola lift was upgraded in 2018. It was replaced by a detachable gondola lift equipped with the DirectDrive® motor to ensure optimum environmental performance. The Cerro del Grillo and Cerro de la Bufa stations were redesigned and the cabins were retrofitted to enhance passenger safety.
difference in altitude
500 passengers/ hour/ direction
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Number of people per cabins
for the project
Passengers love to rise high above Zacatecas, especially on board the cabin with glass flooring that offers an even more captivating experience.
Popular tourist attraction
In the summer of 2019, the Zacatecas gondola lift received around 40,000 visitors in just 24 days! It is one of the city’s most visited tourist attractions.
Teleférico de Zacatecas in pictures
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