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Address: Ord Street, San Francisco, CA

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Nice stairway.

Nice stairway. The steps themselves aren't fancy but the surrounding gardens and views are nice. It's a short walk down the the Castro.

Reviewed 13 March 2016
Sydney, Australia
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This was a nice stairway but there was nothing special about it. Not worth going out of your way for.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Nice stairway. The steps themselves aren't fancy but the surrounding gardens and views are nice. It's a short walk down the the Castro.

Thank 484Michelle
Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 370 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Quite a boring and mundane stairway. I was Yelping, after doing the Hidden Garden, and found this one. Meh. I guess I should be happy I knocked out another SF stairway. It wasn't crowded -- so there's a plus? Don't waste your time here unless you're on a mission to complete every SF stairway. No views, the houses are okay,... More 

Thank travelmeisteren
Babylon, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2013 via mobile

This is another unique example of San Francisco's wonderful sight seeing magic. Good excercise. Beautiful seanery. The mailman must be in great shape.

Thank Waynedini
Oak Park, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Tucked away near the end of Ord St in the Upper Market area, the Vulcan steps have to be among the longest street stairways in the City. It is quite a workout to climb them but well worth it. Good views abound and the houses and gardens along the stairs are quaint and well-maintained. And you feel so good after... More 

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