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Twin Peaks

501 Twin Peaks Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94114
+1 415-831-6331
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A twenty-minute ride from downtown, this is the best place to catch a San Francisco sunrise.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“entire city” (122 reviews)
“highest point” (41 reviews)
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501 Twin Peaks Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94114
+1 415-831-6331
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must see when visiting San Francisco. The views of the city are amazing and you can get a great feel of the actual size of San Francisco. The wind is always blowing and I would suggest warm clothing because it seems 10...More

Thank Julikins55
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful views of the city, restrooms available and they have telescopes you can look through that you have to pay for. Worth the climb up the mountain (driving of course) although you see skateboarders flying down the winding roads. Loved it

Thank Mariela V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The most amazing place that I see in San Francisco. The view is absolutely fantastic. Ocean mountain and a perfect view of San Francisco.

Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great views of the city, but be prepared for people that stop their car in the middle of the road to wait for someone to pull out so they can get in, so you get held up for a long time in traffic, but if...More

Thank ermartens
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Undoubtedly the best San Francisco city view you might get at the twin peak, only caveat is the weather shouldn’t be foggy or cloudy. On a sunny day, you will get a totally unblocked 360deg view. Getting there is easy for tourists like me.i took...More

Thank Devesh D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the paths - didn't venture up the steps to the top points of observation. We were not disappointed but agree that the sunset must be magnificent from the apex.

Thank Jeri G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my UK friends here when they visited. It was the highlight of San Francisco, outside the Golden Gate Bridge. It was perfectly clear and you could see forever in every direction. They were very impressed. Except for the view of Sutro Tower. They said...More

Thank lovesporsches
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning view of the city and bay. I was really lucky, apparently, because it was a perfectly clear day - no fog.

Thank becauseimthemom
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a bad time to visit maybe at 9 in the night. It was dark, windy and cold as ice-age. Winter wear dint help. Great view of the city.

Thank BenDunk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I walked up to twin peaks from Mission and my gosh was it tough. Those hills are STEEP. We made it though and had a beautiful view of SF for 5 minutes before Karl the fog rolled in and his everything haha....More

Thank abichloe1990
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1 February 2017|
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Response from Mike P | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely drive, its way out of the town. Well worth the effort though. I actually got my bearings of the city from there. Every time I was in the city after that I thought of standing on the hill pictured the city... More
Malia J
21 June 2016|
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Response from peter wyatt m | Reviewed this property |
You can also take the 37 bus and get off at the end of the line. From there it is a short walk up a natural trail cut through the grass to the peak. Its a bit of a walk. I would recommend possibly taking a taxi/uber up... More
17 June 2016|
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Response from OliviaLamour | Reviewed this property |
definitely! it's easy to get there. lyft and uber will be the best way.