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Fontana dell'Acqua Paola, Rome

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  • On the way from the Gianicolo down in the city you will pass at the extraordinary well, which is really magnificent. The road above is also a beautiful vantage point on ROM, which can be combined well with a visit of the fountain.
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  • Shortly after a wonderful ride for Gianicolo, down the via Garibaldi, we find the Fontana dell'Acqua Paola which impressed us a lot by your architectural beauty and color of the water. Is one of the most beautiful I've ever seen in Rome.
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  • Beautiful monumental fountain located on the Hill of Gianicolo, Trastevere, from which you can see fantastic views of Rome was built in 1612 to signal the end of the aqueduct of Acqua Paola by Pope Pablo V
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  • Beautiful large fountain, nicely lit and best of all, no one is here. Hard to get it all in the photo. You also get a nice view of the city. Also worth mentioning is it's a nice hike uphill with stairs. We came from via Garibaldi and via Della scalla.... It was really dark too. We used our cellphone lights
  • This place has really nice view and atmosphere. I recommend you should come here after 9pm. There is no people, you're able to have this romantic fountain to yourself.
  • Beautiful view of Rome and the fountain is mesmerizing. However expect to walk uphill and many stairs! If you have seen the movie 'The Great Beauty' then you should definitely visit this spot. I came here around 11am and there were only a handful of tourists.
  • Climb up the hills of Trastevere and you will discover this lovely fountain. In front of the fountain you can see panoramic views of the area. Bring your camera!
  • Also called "Fontanone" or "fontana del Gianicolo" is a beautiful fountain on the Gianicolo Hill in Rome. Set of several movies, offers an amazing outlook over the city. Built in 1612, after Pope Paul V restored the Acqua Paola acqueduct, it marks the end of the acqueduct,

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