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A 179-foot tower from which you can see the entire San Francisco Bay.
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  • Average11%
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“coit tower” (62 reviews)
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Lombard Street at Kearny Street, North Beach, San Francisco, CA
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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Reviewed yesterday

The place offers nice views and will entertain you to an hour or two if you take a hike from Embarcadero.

Thank Chahoosa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The way to get to Coit Tower is by crawling up the hilll via car (oops! No parking!) or walk up. A great hike and views to dies for...

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are from a Midwest town and you are used to flat lands and rolling hills, then try taking a drive down Lombard Street. Driving on a steep hill will take on a whole new meaning.

Thank cassyg99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is nice climb with some really great views. It also has a lot of history behind it. We enjoyed it

Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here directly after our Alcatraz ferry returned to San Francisco. We walked from sea level to the very top of Telegraph Hill where Coit Tower is located via stairwells. The stairwells practically cut through people's backyards making their way up. We did enter...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

What an an expected surprise. We started out not knowing how many stairs we encountered. This was a good thing because we would not have made the climb. The views and the gardens along the way were beautiful. A fun activity with family.

Thank OTR1937
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Go to Coit Tower, enjoy the mosaics inside, enjoy the views. Walk down the Filbert Steps. Enjoy the unique architecture.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Enjoyed the view from the top. Parking was very limited and competitive. Finally gave up on getting a parking spot and just snapped a couple of quick pictures.

Thank tnvol93
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Crowned with Coit Tower, Telegraph Hill offers spectacular views of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay. We were fortunate in that there were not big crowds during our visit. It is a bit of an uphill hike (by road or stairs) but not...More

2  Thank denver60
Reviewed 11 February 2017

There is great views here and you can look around and see different parts of the city during a variety of weather conditions.

Thank Alzor S
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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