Florence: Truffle Hunting Tour, Wine Tasting, and Lunch

Florence: Truffle Hunting Tour, Wine Tasting, and Lunch

From $296.78 per person

Set out on a treasure hunt in Tuscany, an area known not only for wine but also for truffles. On a full-day trip from Florence take the chance to hunt down truffles with the aid of a truffle dog. Then enjoy wine tasting and a lovely Tuscan lunch.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Search for truffles with a professional truffle hunter and his dog
  • Spend a day in the pretty Tuscan countryside
  • Enjoy wine tasting and a light lunch with truffle appetizers
Full description
Enjoy the charming Tuscan countryside and the haunting beauty of the Tuscan forests on a day spent hunting for truffles in the woods. Take a trip from Florence out into the countryside and visit San Miniato, a small town in Tuscany that supplies nearly 80% of the world's precious white truffles. Follow the dog hurriedly through the forest as he sniffs about and experience the surge of excitement as he starts digging for these edible treasures. Once some truffles have been found, you will be treated to a delightful meal that incorporates the fresh truffle you just discovered along with a wine tasting of local area wines.
Includes
  • Truffle hunting
  • Wine tasting (Chianti DOCG and Super Tuscan IGT)
  • Light lunch with truffle appetizers
  • Truffles found while on the excursion
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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    Piazza Cavalleggeri Florence

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Comfortable clothes

    Know before you go

    • For the truffle walking, it's a good idea to wear a pair of trekking shoes.
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    5 /5

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    We spent a wonderful day and enjoyed an amazing meal with new friends

    Our day was spent with enjoying the amazing Florence scenery, the truffle hunting was amazing to watch them being uncovered- we were a little suspicious at the ease however as the hills were also used by other truffle hunters they would be crazy to plant them. The meal we enjoyed with new friends showed us the best of what truffles have to offer, with a Chianti winery stop on the way back to Florence rounded out a great day

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    October 5, 2019

    Amazing

    Hillary was a great guide from start to finish, good sense of humor& very knowledgable concerning wine as well as the history of the library & the estate in San Miniato. Wine tasting tour was great & unexpected to that extent. The truffle hunting was an amazing experience & successful. The meal afterwards exceptional. The day exceeded our expectations. Thank you

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    September 13, 2016

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