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A place of leisure where each and every member of a family enjoys the view of the fountain along... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
UmBintayn7
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Best for site seeing and family out door activity. One of must places to see in Jeddah. The sea... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Haris M
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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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Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A place of leisure where each and every member of a family enjoys the view of the fountain along with fresh air with sea aroma

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank UmBintayn7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best for site seeing and family out door activity. One of must places to see in Jeddah. The sea some. Along with parks and for children activities.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Haris M
Reviewed 12 December 2018

One of the oldest landmark of Jeddah and at times you can actually feel the mist. Gives a fantastic view in the evenings and nite, surrounded by a lot of Cafes and resturants

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank naweid s
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

There are various spots to see the fountain. One of the best spot is to visit Hayatt hotel and have a coffee at the open air cafe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank christinazm
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

I was in Jeddah for a business trip and I visited Jeddah corniche and admitted the King’s Fahed fountain. It was a good experience and a great view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 271jamilm
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Beautiful fountain in the middle of the sea . Very relaxing scenery especially at the time id sunset. Many activities around the area

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nawal B
Reviewed 20 November 2018

We saw the fountain as we flew into Jeddah--impressive even from the air. The next evening we strolled over to see it. It was also pleasant to see the locals out relaxing and strolling by.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank r8ter2018
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Wow. Hadn't realised that this is the biggest foutain of this type in the world.....The fountain is visible throughout the vicinity of Jeddah. From Wikipedia: .....The water it ejects can reach a speed of 375 km/h (233 mph) and its airborne mass can exceed 16...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Martin C
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Its old symbol of jeddah but still indicate the jeddah solgan. Good to visit during sunset. Not recomanded to visit on weekend due to crowded and might be not got parking and setting area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank adnan793
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

If u visit jeddah have to go and see the fountine at the cournish alhamra end of phalasteen road toared west

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fadyah A
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ZeshengDong
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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