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Mount Washington

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  • Average3%
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“duquesne incline”(185 reviews)
Located directly south of downtown Pittsburgh, this lively neighborhood boasts an active business district in addition to scenic parks and recreational activities.
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Pittsburgh, PA 15211
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been very lucky to have been able to travel the world, but there are few areas with a vista as beautiful as the view from this mountain.

Thank chuck21Scottsdale
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You really must take a little time to ride up the historic incline and take in the views from Mt Washington! It was raining the day we had free but that didn’t stop us from going. Still got some pretty pictures in the rain.

Thank JennV77
Reviewed 2 days ago

Whenever we had visitors from out of state we always took them to see the City from atop Mt. Washington. There are great restaurants on Shiloh Street like J & Js (a local favorite for breakfast or lunch) and Shiloh Street Grill. Walk Shiloh Street...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 3 days ago

A must-see for visitors and residents alike. Wonderful views of our rivers, many bridges, downtown, and stadiums, fun to ride the incline, too.

Thank pittsburgher2012
Reviewed 3 days ago

We rode the incline up for old times sake. Had dinner at the top then rode back down. That's the way you do it!

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Checked this out with some coworkers and it’s a great view of the city. Pittsburgh has a surprising skyline with the two rivers meeting.

Thank PillowPopper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth a trip up to see this view of the city. We did a google maps search and at first it took us up to the top of the mountain, which was just a residential area. We refined the search and made it over...More

Thank AimIrv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As everyone says and affirms, this is indeed one of the best views perhaps of any city and rivers of any kind of place that I have ever been to. The funiculars have been here for over 100 years and are an interesting ride up....More

Thank toddone1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a few hours to kill before our flight so we took a drive to Mount Washington. The lady at our hotel, Homewood Suites (by Robinson Mall), said that it was worth seeing, even more so at night. Well we had a pretty clear...More

Thank S1281FRandrewc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cool neighborhood and a great view of the city. Not much else aside from the view but it's worth it. The area just outside of the viewing area isn't exactly a tourist location

Thank Ask_2020
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5 July 2018|
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Response from Christine F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you are looking at getting some walking in but not too much it makes sense to drive. Although the price of the Incline was VERY resonanable (under $4.00 round trip). Most hotels offer transportation and the T is free... More
27 April 2018|
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Response from Kitty5466 | Reviewed this property |
Across the street
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19 January 2018|
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Response from Carolyn B | Reviewed this property |
Also consider the East End Overlook or Grandview Park