Eating under the stars

One of the most characteristic villages of Italy in one of the most picturesque areas, Castel di Tora on the Turano lake. Eating under the stars combines the curiosity of knowing the starry mantle and the pleasure of tasting the excellent products of the territory and of the local traditional Read more…

Polentone Festival

Polenta is the most representative dish of this Sabino village overlooking the clear waters of Lake Turano, is celebrated in March with the Polentone Festival. An all-Italian delicacy, polenta is prepared by the expert hands of the members of the Pro Loco of Castel di Tora. The polentone is a Read more…

Lake Turano

The lake has been made to obtain electric energy and to regulate the waters of the river Turano and prevent it affecting the Rieti plain. The work began in 1936 with the construction of a ‘gravity’ dam finished in 1938. The filling of the dam caused the submergence of houses Read more…

Triton Fountain

Opposite the Church of San Giovanni, in a position looking over Lake Turano, is the stone fountain of Triton. The fountain was designed and built in 1898, and its waters are fresh.  

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