State Of Zacatecas

Where to Go & What to Do

Zacatecas is a state with a deep mining history and a great cultural, artistic and architectural legacy.

Experience an unparalleled adventure at La Bufa hill and its exciting zip line. In the Sierra de Cardos you can practice rappel, kayaking and camping. Feel the adrenaline of an ATV tour at the San Bernabé Mine.

Zacatecas is undoubtedly a state that has everything to enjoy culture, history and nature. Visit it and admire its beauty.

Escudo Estado Zacatecas Mexico

Major Cities in Zacatecas


Zacatecas City

Zacatecas is a city in central Mexico. It is known for being a silver mining center of the sixteenth century.

Fresnillo Zacatecas


Fresnillo is known for its extensive history and great cultural heritage, founded in the 16th century by Spanish settlers.

Other Destinations of Interest in Zacatecas

Jalpa Zacatecas


Archaeological Sites in Zacatecas

Zona Arqueologica Alta Vista o Chalchihuites Zacatecas

Alta Vista o Chalchihuites


Zona Arqueologica Cerro de las Ventanas Zacatecas

Cerro de las Ventanas


Zona Arqueologica El Teúl Zacatecas

El Teúl


Zona Arqueologica La Quemada Zacatecas

La Quemada


Where is the State of Zacatecas located?

Official Tourism Site

Zacatecas is a state with a deep mining history, a great cultural, artistic and architectural legacy that can be appreciated in its six Magical Towns, natural parks and four archaeological sites.

The state capital was named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and stands out for the beauty of its colonial architecture, its varied cultural offerings and ancestral traditions. 

Its streets and buildings of pink quarry stone show off its baroque style, such is the case of the Cathedral that was built at the end of the XVIII century.