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The Most Beautiful Fountain inThe World

Updated on September 20, 2009

The fountain can be an attractive center for our garden. The fountain can change the appearance of the park becomes better and interesting. The sound of running water makes relax the emotions and thoughts. Created calm atmosphere that help many people to reduce or eliminate stress. The fountains can be placed in various places. Like in home garden, Hotel, in front of the public places. The fountain placements with the best view make the fountain as a source of great relaxation. I will post about the most beautiful fountain in the world. Most of the great fountain become tourism place and become nice place to visit. please enjoy this hub below.

King Fahd’s Fountain (Jeddah), the Highest Fountain in the World

It located in Jeddah city, Saudi Arabia.This the highest fountain in the world. Shoot the water to a 1023 feet (312m) high. Higher than Eiffel Tower without the antenna. This fountain using 3 giant pumps that can shoot 625 liters of water per second with incredible speed up to 233 mph (375 km /hour). Don't forget to visit this fountain when we go to Jeddah.

Peterhof Fountain (Saint Petersburg)

Peterhof is a luxurious empire residence. It located  on the edge of the Gulf of Finland,  Russia. It was build on 1710 by Peter the Great. Combination of several palaces, gardens, a collection of statues ( the Samson golden statue fight with the lion) and fountains. Many people called it "the Versailles of Russia" .This is one of the largest series of fountains in the world. I think this is great place. see the land contours on the picture below. Because Grand Cascade flows from beneath the palace towards the Baltic Sea.


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Oval Fountain (Tivoli)

This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It also called Fontana dell’Ovato (Oval Fountain). This fountain is located in Villa d’Este, Tivoli, Italian.This fountain flow into the egg-shaped pool and then went into the pool created in nymphaeum rusty. The design is made by Pirro Ligorio.


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Trevi Fountain (Roma)

This is the famous fountain in the world. Many tourist visiting this place when comes to Roma. Standing as high as 25.9 meters (85 feet) wide and 19.8 meters (65 feet), the Trevi Fountain (Fontana in Trevi) has one of the most beautiful sculptures in Italy,

People’s Friendship Fountain (Moscow)

This is unique fountain in Moscow, oviet republics. Consists of 16 statues of national costume. The fountain is complemented by a red granite octahedral pond with a surface area of 4000 square meters. This fountain is run by an eight-pump system that can shoot 1200 liters of water from the jet to reach 800 high 24 meters per second.

Big Wild Goose Pagoda Fountains (Xian)

This fountain was build in 652 during the reign of Gaozong Emperor of the Tang Dynasty, the Big Wild Goose Pagoda is a protected ancient buildings and holy places for Buddhists. Located on the southern outskirts of Xian City (China).the largest musical fountain in Asia.


Volcano Fountain (Abu Dhabi)

The fountain 80 feet high was built like a circle pyramid , with the four steps up the side of the six platforms to the fountain. In the afternoon, the fountain was turned into the show with colored light as the water flows downward.

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Magic Fountain of Montjuic (Barcelona)

Magic fountain of Montjuic is a color spectacular game, light, movement, music and water acrobatics in Barcelona. Located in placa d'Espanya and the National Palau, the magic fountain attracts thousands of tourists every night.

Fountain of Wealth (Singapore)

Fountain of Wealth located underground in the largest shopping malls in Singapore Suntec City and is the famous and the largest fountain in the world. Take the Hindu philosophy, about wealth and life symbol. Made of bronze, and consists of a circle with 66 meters long, which is assisted by four large pillars. Occupied area 1683 meters (5521 ft), with a height of 13.8m (45.2 ft). This fountain can shoot water reaches of 30 meters height.


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Fountains of Bellagio (Las Vegas)

Las Vegas ont only a casino city. But we can see many attraction here. One of the attraction is Fountains of Bellagio. This is a large fountain with performances involving light and music.The show is carried out every 30 minutes in the afternoon and early evening, and every 15 minutes from 8 AM until the early hours. Movement of water is set to follow the music. like, " Time to Say Goodbye " by Sarah Brightman and Andrea Bocelli, " My Heart Will Go On " by Celine Dion and "Fly Me To The Moon ' by Frank Sinatra. with 4500 lights, estimated need a cost around $50 million.


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Emaar Water Spectacle (Dubai)

This is the world largest fountain in Dubai. With the magical light and sound. With over 900 ft or 275 meters in length. It calculated 25% larger than Fountains at Bellagio in Las Vegas. The water shoot over 500 ft or 150 meters.Wow....amazing fountain.


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If you have ever go to this place. please comment and share for us. I think it become wonderful experience. 


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