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“telegraph hill”(53 reviews)
“coit tower”(199 reviews)
“great workout”(12 reviews)
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A 284 foot wooden-step walkway leading up to the top of Telegraph Hill.
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Sansome St. & Filbert St., San Francisco, CA
Financial District
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All reviewstelegraph hillcoit towergreat workoutwild parrotssansome streetwooden stepscatch your breathwell worth the efforttake your timeboth sideswalk upviews are spectaculargreat walkunique experiencetake picturesferry buildinghomes
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On a clear day, which I was lucky enough to have, the views from the top make the steep climb very worth the effort. You get to see some very pretty houses on the way up as well as you stop to catch your breath!

Thank SafariTJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The steps are interesting due to the nice view from the steps and the gardens that have been planted underneath. It has taken a lot of work to establish the gardens and they are now valued and cared for. Its interesting due to its urban...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to get a really good workout. See some fabulous houses on the way up. We used the steps as a short cut from Pier 39 to Lombard Street. Your legs will not Thank you! Great views of the cruise terminal.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just one of the great Steps in San Francisco. Worth turning around every couple of flights to take in the view, nobody will realise you are gulping in the oxygen needed for the next couple! Great gardens and houses as you walk up,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gardens as you go up and down the stairs are beyond beautiful. We spent over an hour just admiring all the flowers and were enthralled with all the hummers . Icing on the cake were the wild parrots which graced us with a visit.

Thank BethLeDune
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to take a stroll for natives and tourists alike. Make sure you read the history of the gardens and the buildings that populate this quaint area in San Francisco.. It is quite interesting.

Thank Wander652173
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Coit Tower can be seen from all over the city. However, the best way to get there are hidden steps, that allow you to go behind houses to see beautiful gardens as you climb 600 steps...YES! that is 600 steps. I recommend this for the...More

Thank Peggie B
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Stupid steps They are just steps one way they go to a street which u have to climb to get a bus the other is supposedly to a beach which we did n t go

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

great view to take some fun pictures, i would spend a few minutes there if it was the first time in San Fran

Thank Juliana D
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Parrots galore. Must be in shape to walk up. Once up, you are at Coit Tower. But the neat thing of this hike is that you see the little houses and their gardens

Thank Claire B
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779netad
April 9, 2017|
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Response from labonvoyer | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what the address is but if you go to Coit Tower, both sets of stairs are on the street just below I believe. Since that is well known it will be easy to find and then you can ask someone if needed. Also if you are... More
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Oldmommy65
January 6, 2017|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant changed hands (don't know when) and became the Dalla Torre. The Dalla Torre closed in 2006 and the site was converted to a private residence.
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rosbeli
October 24, 2016|
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Response from JeriLG | Reviewed this property |
600 but they are broken into three sections. It is easy to stop on the way and catch your breath if you need to. On the other side there is also Jack Early Park. It has a great vista with both bridges within one view... More
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