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Mount Washington, Pittsburgh
(4.8/5 based on 1,800+ reviews on the web)
Mount Washington features a sprawling urban vista, two of the oldest funiculars in the world, and a row of fine-dining restaurants. The neighborhood is a business district and a forested hiking spot at the same time. Take advantage of its geographical position and photograph the skyline from one of four overview decks. The area is accessible by car, but it's more fun to use the 1870 and 1877 lifts to get up and down the mountain. At the top station, you can learn about their history. Add Mount Washington to your Pittsburgh travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Pittsburgh trip itinerary planner.
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  • Our tour guide, George, of Private Pittsburgh Tour took us to Mount Washington--oh what a view. A must do in Pittsburgh. Please go on The Private Pittsburgh Tour as our guide knew so much of the histo...  more »
  • Want to capture one of the best views of one of the most liveable cities in America, this is it. The views from Mt. Washington can't be beat . Try to get this view at night. 
  • Beautiful views of the the Steel City.. Day or night in fact go and see them both if you have the time. We did was really nice, you drive or take incline up to the top.