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Jet d'Eau

quai Gustave-Ador | Jetee des Eaux-Vives, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
+41 22 909 70 00
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Geneva's most prominent landmark, this tremendous fountain is located in Lake Geneva in the city's downtown area.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“getting wet” (21 reviews)
“lake geneva” (158 reviews)
“water fountain” (56 reviews)
quai Gustave-Ador | Jetee des Eaux-Vives, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
Rues-Basses Longemalle
+41 22 909 70 00
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This fountain located on Lake Geneva is quite amazing and mesmerising.. even though it’s just shooting water in the air it just looks amazing... It can be seen from around the city and with the amazing back drops of the mountains I think that’s what...More

Thank Faisal A
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Geneva fountain is major attraction, beautiful to watch and always changing depending depending on the wind. With the sun at the right angle, the rainbow is visible in the spray. When getting close you can start feeling the drops and with a sudden change...More

Thank Adriaan R
Reviewed 6 days ago

This very nice, attractive in the lake of Geneva , Weather was very nice, sunny, a quite enjoyable. Walking around the lake is also fantastic

Thank Krupanjska
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What has become the centre piece of lake Geneva and can be seen from afar. Jet d'Eau is a must photo opportunity whilst in Geneva. You can get some great shots in both sunlight and overcast conditions. Take a walk along the side of the...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the walk around the lake and seeing the views. The boats, swans, buildings, trees etc were really idyllic and calming. It was a nice walk at the end of a cold day.

Thank Naba Masad A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ive been there during my lake leman trip. It wasnt a must see city. Also jet d’eau wasnt working.👍....

Thank minecetin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place to fresh yourself. Cool wind, bird chirping, nice hill view will help relax. Night view is also good. Enjoy Geneva and nearby shopping markets.

Thank ShivLigade
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok it is rather a spectacle but then this is it. I am not sure if I look at it every time I pass by as there are more interesting things around.

Thank babasbeauty
Reviewed 1 week ago

Landmark & the largest fountain of Geneva. The night view is Awesome.Very beautiful! It's kinda scary to stand under it but it's huge fun! Must see if you're in Geneva!

Thank jigs s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to go for a photo with the view of the city around and the mountain Fountain is amazing!!

Thank Stratos S
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Moe B
2 September 2017|
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Response from Jeremy P | Reviewed this property |
there is street parking in the adjacent area but its an easy walk from the main part of the city.
11 February 2015|
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Response from SnuffyNomad | Reviewed this property |
Yes, only closed in high wind to avoid spray drift. 💨💦