The city of Rome has a history of fountains that goes back to the Roman empire. Some of Rome’s fountains are still flowing from the same ancient aqueducts as when they were commissioned. We present our list of ten best loved favorite Roman fountains for you to enjoy with some nearby vacation rentals. Find them on a map or pin them on Pinterest by clicking on the image. Download the music of The Fountains of Rome by Respighi now to enjoy while reading this or while visiting the fountains!
Triton Fountain by Bernini in Piazza Barbarini. Completed 1642.
The Fountain of the Turtles in Piazza Mattei. Originally by Tadeo Landini in 1588 this amusing the fountain gets its name from the tortoises that were added during a rennovation nearly a half century after the fountain was constructed.
The Fountain of the Four Rivers in Piazza Navona by Gian Lorenzo Bernini in 1651.
on Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 10:35 am in Archive, Rome, Tourist Information.
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