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Onophrian Fountain

Placa 32, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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Placa 32, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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Reviewed yesterday

Really cool and SO old haha. Not the only thing to see within the city walls, but the first thing that you run into when entering the walls. Huge and beautiful

Thank Kelsey B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This exceptional fountain is located on the main walkway of the walled City of Dubronik and is definitely well worth seeing. Also a great place to sit and rest while sightseeing.

Thank ntflady
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful old fountain is situated inside the city walls. The structure of the fountain is lovely and it still provides fresh water which you can drink. A very popular monument of the old town where people seem to meet.

Thank PhilfromCheshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Depending on the day and time, you may not be able to fully appreciate this unique large fountain as you come into the main entrance from the pile gate. Worth admiring and having a picture next to it.

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located just inside Pile Gate, this is one of the first things you see when entering Dubrovnik 'old town'. A rather impressive structure and great meeting place, should you lose any of your party.

Thank yuki1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is no fee or required ticket purchase to tour within the walls of the Old Town as someone mentioned previously. One of the first things you see as you enter the Old Town is this wonderful old fountain that is still spewing out fresh...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located within the walls which requires a purchased ticket. This fountain is still functional and beautifully kept.

Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 14 December 2017

In times of old they only way the city got fresh water was to collect rain water, a system of aqueducts was built to supply Onofrio's Fountains this one in question is located in front of St Savoir church, (which looks more like an hamman...More

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 5 December 2017

While little to see, the fountain is still flowing cool water and very interesting architecture. Heard a guide's review of it and that was very interesting learning how long it is physically and how long in existence.

Thank FrankDiB
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The fountain itself is interesting as a history point and water bottle refilling point, but is mainly used as a meeting place and somewhere to sit and rest your feet. It's close to several useful tourist spots: where you buy your city wall tickets and...More

Thank Anne J
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