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Fontana dell'Acqua Paola

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Tips from locals

Camilla
Camilla
August 10, 2019
Called “Fontanone” by Roman people, is really famous. It’s in Gianicolo, one of the most beautiful places in Rome.
Luca & Virginia
Luca & Virginia
January 21, 2019
Situated at the top of Gianicolo Hill, the Fontana dell’Acqua Paola (more commonly referred to as the Gianicolo fountain) built in 1612 faces a picture perfect view of Rome. As the cascading streams run over white marble, be sure to revel in this fine moment of La Dolce Vita.
Luca
Luca
December 23, 2018
It is on the top of the Gianicolo hill. There's an incredible view from that marvellous fountain and, for locals like me, it is the best way to see all city. Additionally, is far only 10 minutes on foot from the flat!
Mimì Michele
Mimì Michele
June 04, 2018
There is a climb to do, but it is very impressive.
Rosina
Rosina
April 09, 2018
The Fontana dell'Acqua Paola also known as "Il Fontanone" ("The big fountain") is a monumental fountain located on the Janiculum Hill, near the church of San Pietro in Montorio. From there, one can overlook the whole valley of the Tiber by enjoying the best views over the Eternal City in the…

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Location
Roma, Lazio 00153
Phone+39 06 0608