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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Located at the opposite end of the Stradun from the Onophrian Fountain, this fountain is situated in Luza Square just to the right of the clock tower. The small multi-tiered fountain has dolphins at the top, maskerons with faucets in the middle and gargoyle-like creatures...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed July 1, 2018

The little fountain beautifully carved and its big brother up the same street is one of the many sites of history which is a must to see whilst visiting beautiful Dubrovnik.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

The map that has been included with this Trip Advisor review is incorrect. It has been placed in Vela Luka on the western end of the island of Korcula. We spent quite a while today looking for this fountain in Vela Luka, but, of course,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sus1952
Reviewed June 18, 2018

At the end of the Stradun, in Luza Square, you will find this little fountain, also the work of Onofrio Giordano della Cava. This is the second fountain built and dates to 1440/42. It's purpose was to supply fresh water to the market that then...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dan L
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

I thought this was more striking than its bigger cousin. The carvings were impressive, particularly the slightly aggressive dolphins.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wombling_Free_7548
Reviewed March 10, 2018

This small fountain is easily overlooked in favour of its larger cousin, but if anything is even prettier. Of course it is not designed to look pretty, but to serve a function, to supply fresh drinking water to the inhabitants, which it still does. As...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed March 7, 2018

During the days of Dubrovnik Republic great care had been dedicated to ensure the sufficient supply of fresh water. At first Dubrovnik was supplied by so called cisterns, a sort of a rainfall collecting tanks that used an intricate system to collect the rain from...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank George A
Reviewed December 14, 2017

Its quite refreshing when you visit a place and the drinking water is essentially free. there is so much history that surrounds the walled city. it has been fun learning all about it. Built in the 1400's, originally to supply market on the Luza square,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed November 25, 2017

There is not anything to make you want you to see this fountain except that it is very convenient to fill your water bottles while you are walking through the Old City.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank michael p
Reviewed October 18, 2017

It is a good place to refill your water bottle with great drinking water. I'm not sure why the Big Onofrio Fountain (much more impressive) next to the Pile Gate isn't listed here but I plan to remedy that!

Date of experience: September 2017
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