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Beautiful Fountains

Beautiful Fountains
Water fountains have been an integral component of the region’s civilization with several ancient monuments. A refreshing interplay of water, light and music, provides visitors a breathtaking display that's constantly changes. Dropping of water like rain creates a peaceful environment.
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  • Water fountains have been an integral component of the region’s civilization with several ancient monuments. A refreshing interplay of water, light and music, provides visitors a breathtaking display that's constantly changes. Dropping of water like rain creates a peaceful environment. Here are some of the beautiful fountains.

  • The Magic Fountain

  • The magic fountain of Mont juice located in Barcelona which display color, light, motion, music and water acrobatics. These spectacular attracts thousands of visitors every night. The magic fountain made in 1929 on Universal Exhibition to display something different. The pool dimension of fountain is 50/60 m with capacity of 2,950,000 liter water. The water displays in eight colors and 4,760 lights show fantasy.

  • The water of fountain dances to the rhythm of the music and illuminated by wonderful color lights, which create abstract forms, and continuous patterns which then move to the sounds of internationally famous pieces of music and theme tunes from across the world.

  • Fountain of Wealth

  • Fountain of wealth is situated in Suntec City in Singapore and is an asset of the country. The fountain is made of bronze and is listed by the Guinness Book of Record as the world largest fountain in 1998. The fountain is constructed in such unique ways that really need special attention. The base of fountain is underground, and there is a restaurant area of the Suntec City. From the ground level one can very well observe the ring above the fountain. The area covered by this fountain is 1,683 square meters and looks a lot like the palm of the hand.

  • Five surrounding towers representing the fingers and thumb of a left hand, with the Fountain Plaza as the palm of the hand, and the Fountain of Wealth forming a ring inside the palm. The ring is a symbolic guarantee of the retention of wealth. According to the legends of the country fountain of wealth bring good fortune for those who touches its water.

  • Jet d’ Eau Fountain

  • The idea to make this fountain came by chance in 1886, when a solution was needed to pump and distribute water. At night-fall the need was decreasing and in order to diminish the pressure inside the canalizations, a little hole existed at the extremity of this pumping factory installed at La Coulouvrenière resulting in a water fountain of a few meters. In 1891, the City of Geneva decided to install the Jet d’ Eau Fountain where it is today. Now this 140 meters high fountain is an emblem, beauty and majesty of Geneva. The fountain shower about 500 liter of water in one second.

  • King Fahd’s Fountain

  • King Fahd’s fountain, also known as Jeddah’s fountain. It was constructed between 1980 and 1983 and began operating in 1985. The fountain shoots the water above then one thousand feet. The fountain uses saltwater taken from the Red Sea instead of freshwater. It uses over 500 spotlights to illuminate the fountain at night.

  • The fountain is visible throughout the entire city of Jeddah. The water fountain consists of a single massive plume of water shooting vertically into the air at a speed of 233 miles per hour.

  • Fountain of Bellagio

  • The fountain of Bellagio is a vast and world second musical fountains. Located in Las Vagas on an 8-9 acre man made lake. The lake and fountains are serviced with fresh water that was drilled decades before to irrigate a golf course that previously existed on the site. More than 1,000 fountains dance with music and approximately 4,000 lights displays. This innovative design fountain is completed in 1998.

  • Emarr Water Spectacle

  • An engineering marvel, Emarr water spectacle (Dubai Fountain) is world’s largest and the tallest fountain in Dubai, consisted on the 30-acre with 900 feet long water feature. It sits in lake between Burj Dubai, world’s tallest building and the Dubai mall. Water of fountain show its magic at height of 500ft and have dropped 22,000 gallons of water in the air at any one time. Different combinations of water-forms perform to selected musical pieces - chosen from a range of classical to contemporary Arabic and world music. The fountain feature 6,600 incandescent lights and 25 color projectors, which creates over 1,000 different water spectrums. The fountain is open for public in 2009.

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