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Strada Provinciale Turanense, 02026 Castel di Tora, Italy
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

Around 1.5 hour from Rome, this artificial lake located in the province of Reiti. One can admire the landscape with tranquil and turquoise water of the lake.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 November 2018

I went in September , the view is beautiful, Very quiet placethere were people doing kayak, not sure if it's possible to swim in the summer.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

At only 90 kms northeast of Rome lies the quaint town of Castel di Tora. It’s located in the Lazio region of Italy and in the province of Rieti. The town, which dates back to 1035, overlooks Lake Turano which takes its name from the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

On the 22nd of July La Quiete opened in the quiet town of Pietraforte, just a few minutes drive uphill from the lake. Billed as a restaurant/pizzeria we stopped for a lunch on an intolerably hot day a week after their grand opening. As it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Stella B
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A fine non-touristic place at the Turano Lake, with clean water and watersport accomodation. Between Rieti and Carsoli. Some fine restaurants at Castel di Tora and Colle di Tora, Good bakery ('Forno a legna' - woodoven) and everything for fishing-sport at 'Tuttosport' at Castel di...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank rik r
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

If u like nature..off beat places...tranquility.... definitely add it to your bucket list... 1hour away from Rome ... amazing

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A drive around this lake is truly stunning. Everything is emerald or turquoise. You can stop in some of the small villages and you can hire canoes or pedloes. A fantastic day out with the kids...

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Camilla S
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The drive to this area from SS4, the road from Rome to Rieti and beyond, is an easy one, with wider than usual roads. The lake is just beautiful, with a number of places to stop and enjoy the view. A don't miss if you're...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Akalith
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Excellent for a nice, calm and relaxing day. Clean waters, a few nice restaurants that rent canoes, pedal boats and water ski gear and boat. A lot of fish if you like fishing.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Marco F
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

If you need to escape from the caos of Rome and you do not want to find the other half of Rone on the nearest beaches of Lazio,choose Lago del Turano. Super relax in a georges place,wondeful colors.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Response from Emanuele M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I can't help you further as I don't really know the bus schedules from Rome to the area... all I know though (as I live nearby) is that there are very, very few rides from Rieti to Castel di Tora and... More
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