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King's Fountain

Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Jeddah's Iconic Fountain visible from afar

This is remarkably Jeddah's iconic fountain since its inauguration in 1985. The fountain jets... read more

Reviewed yesterday
shaz966
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
An incredible sight

The King's fountain is a remarkable sight, especially at dusk with the sun behind it. If you're in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alexgmalouf
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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This 853-foot fountain is reputed to be the tallest fountain in the world, and is best appreciated when illuminated at night.
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  • Average13%
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Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed yesterday

This is remarkably Jeddah's iconic fountain since its inauguration in 1985. The fountain jets salty seawater to a height of 260 to 300 meters and could be visible from most parts of the city. scenic at night for snaps.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The King's fountain is a remarkable sight, especially at dusk with the sun behind it. If you're in Jeddah, do pass by the corniche and take some snaps.

Thank alexgmalouf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The King Fahd Fountain is one of Jeddah's famous landmarks. It is located in front of a group of public parks, which are intended for visitors from inside and outside Jeddah. There is also more than one hotel surrounding the fountain area, in addition to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever at jeddah corniche don't forget to have selfies at King's Fountain, place for family or singles, only you need to bark far and continue walking

Thank Feras B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I t is really a fantastic seen when you saw it in the night specially when there is no too much humidity in the weather.

Thank tbaroudi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time I saw it from the plane and later from the ground and it looked amazing. I have never seen anything liked before...

Thank vivek772015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Established before 3 decades ! in front of King Fahd island during his period, it raised up to 300m at the absence of the wind. consider the most high fountain in the world.

Thank Malih D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have good memories with this fountain. My wife and I, used to visit Jeddah corniche during our honeymoon. It is an inspiring icon. Somehow I get strange feeling when I watch the it's water movement.

Thank A F
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Mind blowing fountain, feast for eyes. One must see this if he visit jedha. Kids will enjoy the scene.

Thank Farooq M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Probably highest fountain in the world at present.. The corniche is a must place to visit while in Jeddah to visualize the beauty of the fountain...

Thank Bari1945
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Zesheng D
What time will the fountain start? It's December now
18 December 2016|
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Response from Ayman B | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for your question Start of the evening after six o'clock until after midnight. You can sit on the Corniche and drink coffee and enjoy the magnificent scenery, great weather, in Jeddah this month
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