Lombard Street in San Francisco is the crookedest street that runs between Hyde and Leavenworth Streets with one-block section with eight hairpin turns. It holds the Guinness Book of World Record title for the “Most Crooked Road”.
This unique vertically endowed road descends 27% percent down hill. It allows one-way traffic down the hill and the speed limit is 5 mph.
Whether driving down the street or walking up & down the pedestrian walkway, this street will surely give you an Adrenaline rush. Alfred Hitchcock’s movie “Vertigo” featured this crooked street.