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Very nice fountain with beautiful artwork. There are so many different characters in the walls of... read more

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Roman Fountain

Quite large Roman style fountain with sculptures situated on Piazza del Campo. Definitely worth a... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
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Piazza Il Campo 21, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fonte Gaia was designed by Jacopo della Quercia around 1419, and you can find it in the higher part of Piazza del Campo. The water in the fountain comes from a spring in the nearby countryside and travels through 25 kilometres of underground passages known...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice fountain with beautiful artwork. There are so many different characters in the walls of the fountain.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nattysimps
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Quite large Roman style fountain with sculptures situated on Piazza del Campo. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BrisbaneBetty
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Nothing like the Rome fountains but do not miss it if you get to the Campo as it is off to one side. The only fountain in Sienna that we saw

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tiz246
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Just a simple fountain, if you visit the central piazza you can just walk through it, otherwise not worth the visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vitaly F
Reviewed 4 October 2018

It is a beautiful and wide fountain at one end of this large square in Siena. Adds to the view while sitting and drinking a beer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kflores001
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The fountain was built in the early 15th century as the endpoint of the system of water conduits that were bringing the water to the center of the city. The “Fountain of the World” has a rectangularly shaped basin framed on three sides by many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The fountain is from Medieval times and as beautiful as it is today just imagine the wonder and awe it would have created back then when water was a precious resouce more appreciated than now - beautiful sculptures as well

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CapeTownCapetown
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Love this beautiful blue oasis in the midst of the piazza del campo. Like most other fountains in Italy there is a place to fill your container with water. So after you have enjoyed the beauty of the fountain You can find a place to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RonaldF716
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The fountain is located in the centre of their most beautiful and popular square - Piazza del Campo. It looks quite nice, but I don’t think it is worth the hype. The original white marble sculptures are stored in a museum and the copies aren’t...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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