Cascata delle Marmore is one of the tallest waterfalls in Europe and the tallest manmade waterfall in the world. The ancient Romans created the waterfall, which stands at 165 m (541 ft). Hike to the top of the falls and gaze down at the massive flow of water and the Nera valley below. About halfway up, look for the tunnel that leads to an observatory called Lovers' Balcony. You're bound to get soaked in this romantic spot, so bring a rain jacket. You can choose from several hiking trails. You can refuel afterward from food vendors at the bottom of the falls or bring your own picnic. Guided tours are available. Before you head to Terni, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Terni trip itinerary tool , to make sure you see all that Terni has to offer, including Cascata delle Marmore.
Tours To Cascata delle Marmore
Highest Waterfall in EU Hike BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $97
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Day Trip : Assisi And Marmore Private Tour With Lunch + Rafting Adventure BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $471
Duration: 1 day
Cascata delle Marmore Reviews
The bus trip was very scenic. We arrived in the tiny town and checked the return bus timetable. The falls are a short walk from bus stop. When we arrived, we learnt that the opening hours of falls... more »
The waterfall is a place of stunning beauty, and the scenario outlines it beautifully. Ticket office and parking could use a little more re-engineering, but overall the experience is worth the hassle. more »
Impressive waterfalls but a bit too crowed for my taste: I've visited the waterfalls in august, so it's sort of a given. You have to buy a ticket for the visit, but there's also a little free walk around the park. The view is great though!
We visited during low season and site was closed. Even though, we had an amazing view and great experience. Just make sure the site is working before you go.
Places to stay near Cascata delle Marmore
Plan your trip to Terni
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
View all ›
Hidden gems in Terni
Side trips from Terni
Historic Sites in Terni
Kid-friendly things to do in Terni
Nearby attractions in Terni
Plans to Cascata delle Marmore by other users
9 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA April, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Umbria BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Umbria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium