Take a drive down Lombard Street.
They don't call it the 'crookedest street in the world' for nothing! Join the long line of out-of-state cars waiting for their turn to battle the many turns of this incredibly steep street. Make sure you have a car equipped with steering power - or very strong arms.
One of my favorite places to visit in San Fransisco is Lumbard Street(the most crooked street in the world). It is beautifully decorated with flowers and you can drive down it or there are stairs next to it to walk down.
Lombard Street is an east-west street in San Francisco, California. It is famous for having a steep, one-block section that consists of tight hairpin turns.
Zooming in on crooked Lombard way off in the distance taken from base of Coit tower
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It's a tourism point that you have to visit, just because it's unique in the World, an S street that the cars can pass throw its a great show.
There once live a crooked man who lives in a crooked house who has a crooked cat who found a crooked mouse. And they all live happily in Lombard Street, the crookedest street in the world :-)
Take the Hyde Street cable car - it will let you off at the top of Lombard Street. Enjoy the walk down hill past the houses, trees and flowers.
It's great to see car after car going down the most crooked street you've ever seen. Powell - Hyde cable car stops here !
The city view from the top of the "world's crookedest street" is pretty good-worth the climb for me. This is looking east-see Coit Tower, and the Bay Bridge.
Located in the Lombard street, it is certainly an interesting road. The street connects Hyde street and Leavenworth Street (one way direction).
The second crookedest street in the US after Wall Street is worth a look if you're passing by on the cable car.
Lombard street is nice for a photostop. It is said to be the most winding street in the world. When you look at the picture, you know why.
Lombardstreet is a very unique street, I've never seen such a thing before. We drove down there, well, me and my dad did. My mom got out the car and waited for us at the end.
One of the most famous streets in San Francisco , Lombard street can be reached using the Powell & Hyde cable car.
Amazing street! This street is very very windy. I don't think there's a street like this anywhere else in the world. You can walk or drive down the st.