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King's Fountain

Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
+966 50 600 5058
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This part of the area has been beautifully renovated, its a beautiful place to visit with family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Valentinokhan
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Moscow, Russia
Years go by.

After the passing of 30 years I returned to jidda and on approach to King Abdul Azziz airport this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jeffoclarko
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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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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” (31 reviews)
“salt water” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
Corniche Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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+966 50 600 5058
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"nice view"
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"salt water"
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"intercontinental hotel"
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"jeddah corniche"
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"nice place"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This part of the area has been beautifully renovated, its a beautiful place to visit with family & friends for picnics, food stalls are available. The place is clean and safe. a good place to spend the evening of the hustle and bustle of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After the passing of 30 years I returned to jidda and on approach to King Abdul Azziz airport this monster of a fountain still guides like a beacon , spewing forth it's massive jet of Red Sea water. If you travel anywhere near the corniche...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Certainly worth a little detour to admire this large fountain. Views by night are even better. A Jeddah landmark.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fountain in the cities . its very actrative view. the fontain can view from long distance. the fountain its very high but i cant find the stop for take a selfie

Thank dionpratama
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jeddah's fountain, a gift from King Fahd to Jeddah in 1985 is the tallest in the world at a height of over 300 ms as recorded in Guinness Book of World Records. The fountain stands in front of the Jeddah Corniche in the Red Sea...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Why nothing to say? Because it is a very normal view . Not interested to visit again . I don’t like it.

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

I like watching the fountain from Jeddah beach side. I think just sitting and watching the fountain is a big joy and a must do in Jeddah.

Thank Ahmed A
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Tallest fountain in the world.. Beautiful place to visit.. The garden aside has been improved.. Nicd place for simple outing

Thank dr_nayyar
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I took our guests from FRANCE to the sea and they liked the Fountain The view was beautiful and weather was nice

Thank Eiddah
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

People always gather here special during weekend to witness the awesome view as well as to relax, some brings there own food and had coffee/tea break to escape the hard weekdays which they went throughout the week.

Thank limraced
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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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