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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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“big fountain” (20 reviews)
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quai Gustave-Ador | Jetee des Eaux-Vives, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
Rues-Basses Longemalle
+41 22 909 70 00
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Reviewed yesterday

Located on the south bank of Lake Geneva, this "fountain" shoots a plume of water 460 ft. into the sky. I really don't understand why this plume was adopted as Geneva's emblem given all the other things this city has to offer. It's only water--a...More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice to see it while taking the lake ride. Nicer when it is a sunny day. But something unique? I think not.

Thank Mate P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Myself and a group of friends visited Geneva briefly,and despite the rain,managed to get a good view of the Jet d'Eau. For anyone who's ever seen a film with Geneva in it,this is the sight you'll all have seen. For sure it's not an activity...More

Thank Alexs257
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Most wonderful view.Just stood at my window and looked!Could not get enough!The water falling,the gentle wind causing some movement.

Thank Embers171
Reviewed 5 days ago

Who visits Geneva and misses the Jet d'Eau? You can see it from almost every corner of the city if you look up! (may be an exaggeration) The area is beautiful for a walk, really clean and well maintained.

Thank Noa-DR
Reviewed 6 days ago

The jet is an impressive landmark site, situated close to the old town and the main central commercial area. Impossible to miss! It comes on at 9am at this time of year and goes off around 11pm and in the winter is on for fewer...More

Thank KayBristol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its the tallest fountain in the world I guess.Good for taking pictures .Lake in the background is stupendous. Visit if you are in geneva. Its absolutely free

Thank vagabondrumblings
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is not only 'the attraction' but that feeling of life and energy around it that makes this landmark so attractive. There is no way to make you get there, simply, you will - from any perspective as close as you are to Lake Geneva/City...More

Thank JoseRicaurteJaen
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great sight, well worth a visit if your in Geneva. Pictures don't do it justice as you cant gauge quite how high it is! Just a caution check the wind in Geneva before heading off to see it as if there are strong winds...More

Thank Phil L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must see if you in geneva , you cant miss it , the best thing to do is only walk and have fun when the lake is right front of you.

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Is this open all year round?
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Response from SnuffyNomad | Reviewed this property |
Yes, only closed in high wind to avoid spray drift. 💨💦
Bonjour, quel est le prix de cette petite navette?
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