Lombard Street

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  • Address: Lombard Street San Francisco, CA 94133, United States, 94133
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-4155544851
  • Fax: +1-4155292524
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Entertainment, Broadway, Streets, Landmarks

Lombard Street San Francisco also known as Crookedest Street in the World, created in 1922. Lombard Street is located between Jones St. and Hyde St. Sometimes all it takes to make a road famous are eight tight hairpin turns and approximately 250 steps on each side. This one way street was designed in this manner to compensate for the steep incline (27 degrees) of the hill it’s on. Experience one way drive down Lombard Street is a highly recommendable activity in San Francisco. Traffic on the hairpin area is reserved for eastbound or downhill travellers. If you think you are a skilled driver then go drive in the crooked hairpin road of the Lombard Street, where driving fast is totally impossible. Not a driver, still you can walk around the street and click some amazing pictures of the incredible landscape. The street has received much attention in popular media such as in Alfred Hitchock’s Vertigo, the Simpsons, and an episode of Myth Busters Among Others. Lombard Street is part of the free things to do in San Francisco and open 24 hours. Best time to visit Lombard Street is in the morning.

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  • Lombard Street Address: Lombard Street San Francisco, CA 94133, United States, 94133
  • Lombard Street Contact Number: +1-4155544851
  • Lombard Street Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Lombard Street(preferred time): 08:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Time required to visit Lombard Street: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 66.57% of people who visit San Francisco include Lombard Street in their plan

  • 33.82% of people start their Lombard Street visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Lombard Street

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

92.05% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lombard Street

People normally club together Pier 39 and Fishermans Wharf while planning their visit to Lombard Street.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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