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Truffle Hunting in Tuscany Tour

Journey into the Tuscan countryside scouting for truffles in the company of an expert hunter. Then enjoy the fruits of your labour with a light truffle-themed lunch!

Enjoy the Best Truffle Hunting in Tuscany Tour

Learn all about edible truffles and the reasons they are in such high demand around the world on this truffle walking tour in Tuscany!

Highlights of the 

Truffle Hunting in Tuscany Tour

  • Learn about the intriguing world of Tuscan truffles – growth, uses, and history
  • Walk through lovely Tuscan woods, led by an expert
  • Discover the truffle hunting life
  • Observe the relationship between hunter and dog
  • Savor a rustic light truffle-themed lunch in the countryside
  • Possibility to purchase found truffles at the current market rate**

Truffle Hunting Experience

Take part in a special once-in-a-lifetime truffle hunting experience and search for truffles with a trufflehunter and truffle-hunting dog in the forests of Tuscany.

Gourmet Truffle Hunting

Enjoy a unique gourmet experience following the hunter and his truffle dog through the Tuscan forest paths.

Expert Truffle Hunter

Watch the truffle expert hunter and his expert truffle dog sniffing about, searching for truffles.

Truffle Excitement

Experience the excitement as the truffle dog starts digging for this edible treasure (rare white truffles can sell for up to $15,000 per kg).

Savor delicious truffles

Once your truffles are found, savour a delightful meal. Including the truffles that you just discovered!

Tuscan Countryside Tour

Before, during and lunch, enjoy the famous scenic Tuscan landscape.

Chianti Wine

Savour experiencing Italy’s most renowned wine, Chianti.

Learn all about truffles on the Truffle Hunting in Tuscany Tour

Your guide will teach you everything you need to know about the process of winemaking and the techniques involved in attaining a better appreciation of the wine through the tasting.

Why is our Truffle Hunting in Tuscany Tour the best?

  • A wonderful expert guide
  • A great Artviva customer care team to help ensure everything goes smoothly
  • The most beautiful part of Tuscany
  • Savouring delicious Truffles guaranteed!
  • A fully licensed tour operator ensuring your security
  • And a very talented and hardworking truffle hunting dog!

 

 

Tour Details

The finer details of the Truffle Walk in Tuscany:

Length: approximately 3 hours

Minimum participants required to confirm: 1-2 people

Maximum participants: 6 people*

Transport options: From Florence you may arrange your own taxi the the venue, a journey of approximately 25 minutes; those traveling with a car can drive directly there.

Weather: The tour itinerary may be altered or the tour cancelled in cases of wet weather. Please contact us for more information about alternative options.

Please note: Your host will meet you at 9:00am at a designated spot to begin your experience. After a brief introduction, he will lead you into the woods for the first two hours of the activity, concluding with a light lunch (about an hour) prepared in the truffle hunter’s house or garden. The lunch will include focaccia, Tuscan bread with truffle oil, truffle shavings, tomato bruschetta, salad, pecorino cheese, gelato with truffle honey, and red wine to accompany the meal. *Not suitable for children 2 years old and under.

**Truffles found while on the hunt are not included in the cost of the activity. You may have the chance to purchase found truffles at the current market rate.

Meeting Point

We’ll confirm the meeting point with you after booking.
If you would like a private transfer to the meeting point please choose the optional add-on.

FAQ's

Knees and shoulders must be covered to enter the churches! Travelling in hot weather? Don’t worry, you can drape a shawl over your shoulders.

If you enjoyed your tour and would like to give your guide a token of appreciation, tips are happily accepted. When asked, the office staff recommends whatever amount you feel comfortable with giving.

Yes, visit our Get In Touch page for all our contact details.

Save time by browsing our website for ideas on romantic getaways, historic residences, palace and castle stays, beautiful views, good value vacations, classic Tuscan country holidays and top attractions. Stop by to chat with us about the best shopping and restaurants in Florence and Tuscany!

Yes. ArtViva, The Original and Best Walking Tours is an ASTA registered company based in Florence, Italy, respecting national and international laws and regulations regarding tourism. (Chamber of Commerce Number 516411)

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