Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Italy  /  Lazio  /  Rome  /  Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi

Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, Rome

4.8
#21 of 2,918 in Things to do in Rome
Centered in the Rome's Piazza Navona, Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi is one of Italy's most ornate fountains. Admire the detailed sculptures depicting the four rivers known in the world at the time: Nile, Danube, Ganges, and Rio de la Plata. Bernini designed the Egyptian obelisk crowning the 35 m (115-ft) tall structure in 1651. The fountain was intended to be the centerpiece of Pope Innocent X's nearby family palace. Make Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi a centerpiece of your Rome vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Rome vacation planning website .
Create an itinerary including Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
5,122 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • Famous and fascinating fountain that characterizes the square, leaves enchanted the gaze of the traveler who sees materialize a work almost unimaginable for its concentration of art and beauty
    View original
  • I personally liked much more of the space and the fountain than the Trevi, but there are many of them here.
    View original
Google
  • We walked from our hotel to see this exquisitely beautiful fountain. You may see several other fountains, and we saw 7 total. We liked this one and the Trevi fountain the best. It gets very crowded so get there in the early hours to get some cool pics.
  • Amazing fountain. Stunning masterpice with and Oblisk in the center. Beautiful place to hang out with family/friends and spend some time.
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Rome

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 1​h

Historic Sites in Rome

View all >
4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Museums in Rome

View all >
4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Rome

4.8
Duration: 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.4
Duration: 3​h 30​min

Shopping in Rome

View all >
2.4
Duration: 2​h
5.0
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Nearby attractions in Rome

3.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 4​h
4.9
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min