Learn all about edible truffles and the reasons they are in such high demand around the world on this truffle walk in Tuscany!
Highlights of the Truffle Walk in Tuscany:
- 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**
The finer details of the Truffle Walk in Tuscany:
Tour starts: 9:00am, every day except Fridays and Saturdays, from June 1 through April 30.
Meeting point: You will receive location details of the truffle walk upon confirmation of booking.
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. Alternatively, you can choose to join this our truffle hunt experience with private transportation included.
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.
from 170.00 €