Cascate del Mulino (Saturnia)
Cascate del Mulino, also known as Terme di Saturnia, is a natural hot spring waterfall located in the Tuscan countryside near the town of Saturnia. The waterfall is fed by thermal waters that flow at a constant temperature of 37.5°C (99.5°F) and are rich in minerals such as sulfur, calcium, and magnesium. The waters are believed to have therapeutic properties and have been used for centuries to treat various skin and respiratory conditions.
The waterfall cascades into a series of natural pools that have been carved out of the limestone rock over time. The pools are surrounded by lush greenery and are a popular spot for swimming, relaxing, and soaking in the healing waters. There are also several spa resorts in the area that offer treatments and massages using the thermal waters.
Visiting Cascate del Mulino is a unique and rejuvenating experience that allows you to connect with nature and benefit from its healing properties. The area is also home to several hiking and cycling trails that offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside.