This famous area of Saturnia is one of the most photographed locations in Italy, with its stunning aquamarine thermal pools sprawling down the beautiful hillside.
The hot springs of Saturnia, known in Italian as Terme di Saturnia or Cascate del Mulino, are one of the amazing wonders of the Tuscan countryside. Naturally warm water cascades into travertine stone pools, creating the perfect atmosphere for visitors to marvel at the beauty of nature and relax. Getting there can be tricky and there are a few other things you’ll need to know.
The springs are free to enter. Saturnia is a free, natural hot spring open to the public.
Watch a series of waterfalls plunge into pools etched into the travertine rock, creating a natural spa where the water is warm to around 37°C. The view is serene and on a cool night, you can see the steam rising, adding a mystical vibe.
Head to the adjacent spa, Terme di Saturnia, if you’re looking for a more personalized wellness experience. They offer massages, nourishing facials, and skin treatments using local organic ingredients like Saturnia bioplankton.