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The Jet d'Eau, Geneva's landmark

The Jet d'Eau and its millions of air bubbles will blow you away!

See the harbour's star attraction!

The magnificent water jet is 140 metres high, with 500 litres of water passing through it per second at a speed of 200 km per hour! Used initially for distributing the Rhône's propelling force to the city's craftspeople, it became the Jet d'Eau when the workshops required an additional flow. Since 1891 it has graced the centre of Geneva's harbour, and is the must-see tourist attraction!



From November 13th to February 29th 2016
From 10 am à 4 pm.

Exceptional closure: in case of strong winds, when the temperature falls below 2°C or for maintenance

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Jet d'eau de Genève - 1207 Genève
Quai Gustave Ador