Russian Hill Stairways

Neighborhood: Russian Hill


If you are looking for a walk that will test your knees, but reward your eyes with breathtaking views, follow our guides who will let you catch your breath while you listen to personalized narratives of amazing historic figures like architect Willis Polk or poet Ina Coolbrith. With sometimes unpredictable microclimates that may require minor adjustments to the path we choose, no Russian Hill Stairways tour will be exactly the same. But one thing that will never change is our guides are eager to share San Francisco through a lens that is built on the tripod of unique streets like Macondray Lane and Lombard Street.

Next Tours

  • Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 am given by Rudy K.Sign Up
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PLEASE NOTE; this tour includes several stairways, some steep hills and uneven ground. You should be reasonably fit to get the maximum enjoyment from this tour and sturdy walking shoes are highly recommended.



Meet at Mason and Vallejo at the bottom of the Vallejo Street Steps.


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Please note: Private group tours required for groups of 8 or more.