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Plaza del Pilar, Zaragoza, Spain
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On The Tourist Trail, So GO!

At the end of the square where the Basillica is located. It's more spectacular than photos suggest... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
PaulaMellon
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London, United Kingdom
A beautiful waterfall

Zaragoza is a wonderful walk-about city. The large place in front of the Basilica of Our Lady of... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
PeachesSavannah
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2 weeks ago
“Short visit to Zaragoza.”
9 Jun 2017
“Didn't fall in this time!”
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Plaza del Pilar, Zaragoza, Spain

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

At the end of the square where the Basillica is located. It's more spectacular than photos suggest, as the water is genuinely cascading all the time. Nice photo opp :)

Thank PaulaMellon
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Zaragoza is a wonderful walk-about city. The large place in front of the Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar has this amazing waterfall.

Thank PeachesSavannah
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very near Santa Maria del Pilar, this is all one very large relaxing plaza at the heart of the city, along the Ebro river. We spent about an hour and one half walking around this place, and sitting in the sun on stone benches.

Thank Richard V
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Nice fountain in Zaragoza in El Pilar Plaza. Looks like a Glacier and water is melting. At night time with lights, it is even better.

Thank Bintbatoutta
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This modern tribute to Christopher Columbus, for me, provided a perfect representation of the impact of Columbus' explorations. The pale blue of the water adds both relief from the heat and beautiful colour to the plaza.

Thank Twomarys
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is a fountain representing the silhouette of some countries in Caribbean as the Pilar celebration is same as when Columbus first arrived to America. It is original and if you are coming to Pilar Basilica you will find it. It is ok but not...More

Thank Armando_74a
Reviewed 10 August 2016

When you have been to the Pilar and Plaza, head to the end of the plaza to see the amazing fountain. A wonderful blend of the new meeting the old in the city centre. Bravo to the architects.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The fountain is at one end of the Plaza and just behind it are the Roman Ruins and the Mercado. So the fountain is sort of unavoidable for most tourists anywhere near the centre of the city. Quite relaxing to hear the sound of water...More

Thank beyond5th
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Water is very important in Zaragoza ( and precious) but they still have wonderful fountains and running water features.

Thank Paolina436
Reviewed 15 May 2016

The fountain is not bad, but in my opinion does not fit among lots of historical monuments like the ones we have in the same place

Thank AndreRezende
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