Fontana dell'Acqua Paola
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Situated at the top of Gianicolo Hill, the Fontana dell’Acqua Paola (more commonly referred to as the Gianicolo fountain) built in 1612 faces a picture perfect view of Rome. As the cascading streams run over white marble, be sure to revel in this fine moment of La Dolce Vita.
The Fontana dell'Acqua Paola also known as "Il Fontanone" ("The big fountain") is a monumental fountain located on the Janiculum Hill, near the church of San Pietro in Montorio. From there, one can overlook the whole valley of the Tiber by enjoying the best views over the Eternal City in the…