Lyon Street Steps
Lyon Street Steps
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Give yourself a cardiovascular workout on these steps, after which you'll be rewarded with a panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay.
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Neighbourhood: Cow Hollow

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guennie3
Cambridge, UK421 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Couples
A hidden gem in San Francisco. Did this as part of a day walking round SF. It is a place the locals go to work out. Steep steps but what a view and surrounded by beautiful houses and gardens. Worth doing but you need to be fit.
Written 30 November 2023
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Leonard S
Southgate, MI6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 • Family
Stairs are a place I found on things to do,kinda of low down the list. it was a nice climb with a great view of bay, and a short walk to Presidio.
Written 30 May 2022
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Eddy Spaghetti
Bangkok, Thailand34 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2022 • Solo
Great views of the Bay Area, if you don’t mind the walking up steps , free of charge and picture says it all a great spot to chill and look at the view
Written 19 January 2022
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Michael K
San Jose, CA1,108 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2021
This is not a must see attraction, but if you are in the neighborhood, the place offers a lot of photo opportunities from the view towards the San Francisco Bay to the manicured landscaping surrounding the steps.
Written 21 July 2021
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Ryan A
Dubai, United Arab Emirates669 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2020 • Family
Well the drive up there is like going up a roller coaster, but the views ate just breathtaking and there ate multi dollar mansions everywhere...its beautiful, must see when you visit san francisco...
Written 13 July 2020
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pq1
973 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2020 • Couples
Lyom Street steps are easy to fine. Amazing views of the bay. Windy though! Don't let tge sun fool you. Uber was tricky to get on way out. Had to walk toward main street.
Written 8 March 2020
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Jan F
Melbourne19 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
A fun thing to do in San Francisco which not many visitors know about is walk up Lyon Street steps starting from Lombard Street, just north of the Palace of Fine Arts, to Broadway. You get to personally experience one of the steeper inclines in the city, some great views across the bay, and the chance to walk right past the front doors of some of the finest properties in the general Pacific Heights area.
Written 18 February 2020
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Chris H
Yorba Linda, CA1,875 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Couples
We decided to check out these steps on a Saturday morning. Unfortunately, we spent the majority of our time dodging the weekend athletes that use them for their own personal gym! The views of the bay are beautiful as are the surrounding houses on Broadway (Billionaires Row) but it may be better to visit later in the day?
Written 18 January 2020
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Amy B
Orlando, FL29 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019 • Family
We accidentally stumbled on this spot and are so happy we did!! The bay and Palace of the Fine Arts in the distance are breathtaking!
Written 28 October 2019
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HeardItBothWays
Easton, PA2,365 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
My husband and I decided to stop at the Lyon Street Steps when we were in town to see Metallica's S&M2 because it was a shooting location for Tommy Wiseau's "The Room." We actually had no idea they had a beautiful view and were a somewhat popular tourist stop until we arrived and saw two tour buses stop by while we were there.

Visiting the steps is free and there is street parking on the residential streets nearby. They're worth a look if you're in town!
Written 13 October 2019
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