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King's Fountain

Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
+966 50 600 5058
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Nice walking and view

This Corniche is awesome.you can view the red Sea and the beautiful.fountain, also.you can have a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HUMBERTO G
Interested

Beautiful place. Specially at night time. The streets have nice shopping and markets. Good place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice view” (27 reviews)
“salt water” (6 reviews)
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Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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+966 50 600 5058
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Corniche is awesome.you can view the red Sea and the beautiful.fountain, also.you can have a good sharing time any place there and bring you own food or buying around.

Thank HUMBERTO G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place. Specially at night time. The streets have nice shopping and markets. Good place to visit.

Thank Crisnogueira
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only went there for a few photos as I was staying in a nearby hotel. As an attraction it is only worth it to come at night as it is not switched on the whole time, and so that the weather is more tolerable...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice place but nothing special. Just another water pump on the sea. I was dissapointed with all the american influence on the culture.

Thank Amila S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The corniche in the evening is worth a wander, as lots of the locals come out to perambulate then. And the fountain will be there in the distance anyway. Though currently there is a lot of construction going on at the northern end.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

seeing this fountain from the air plane was amazing then staying in a hotel that look directly on it was a great seen loved the quietness and the amusement when you look at it making a sail of shadow as the water falls down with...More

Thank Osama K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just one these many useless way to spent money . It s no more than a huge shower with nothing to see. Just look at it from the city it s enough.

Thank Singhalex
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Much bigger than the original one in Geneva, its nice to look at, not always on during the day and you can't walk up to it.

Thank kmiqdadi
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This fountain was installed during the reign of King Fahd and thus sometimes called King Fahd fountain. many tourists come to this place for a photo session.. definitely a must see in Jeddah, its on the Corniche and you can enjoy a walk, photo shoot,...More

Thank Tahir M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Could see the fountain as it starts at 6 pm. the area is quite nice and clean the beach is rocky and more of a backwaters feel than the sea, no tides and broad beaches. Good for an experience.

Thank Wish2GoPlaces
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Zesheng D
17 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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