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Lombard Street

138 locals recommend
About this place
Lombard Street is best known for the one-way section on Russian Hill between Hyde and Leavenworth Streets, in which the roadway has eight sharp turns (or switchbacks) that have earned the street the distinction of being the crookedest [most winding] street in the world
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Lombard Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
Russian Hill, San Francisco

Tips from locals

Tom & Dora
Tom & Dora
July 12, 2019
Lombard Street (8.2 miles) is famous worldwide and many visitors enjoy walking, driving or seeing the cars carefully winding down the eight, hairpin turns among the beautiful flower beds. It's also known as the zig zag road.
Kenny
Kenny
July 01, 2019
Lombard Street, aka "The Crookedest Street in the world" a must see!
Michelle
Michelle
June 11, 2019
In case you want to see crooked part, turn right on Lombard and it's about a .5 mile walk
Nico
Nico
April 11, 2019
Lombard Street is an east–west street in San Francisco, California that is famous for a steep, one-block section with eight hairpin turns. Nice views and fun to walk down.
Tim & Penny
Tim & Penny
February 18, 2019
The "crookedest street in the world": The best time to see and photograph the street from the bottom (from Leavenworth St) is in the morning because Lombard Street runs east-west and slopes eastward. The best time to see and photograph the view from the top (from Hyde St) is in the afternoon. At…