Florence Small-Group Truffle Hunting, Wine Experience, Lunch

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Tempted by truffles? Take a truffle-hunting jaunt through Tuscany on this 6-hour tour from Florence! Travel by air-conditioned minivan to the (...)

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Overview Location: Firenze, Italy
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: San Miniato, San Miniato, Province of Pisa, Tuscany

San Miniato is the best spot of Tuscany for white truffles

  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Led by a local guide
  • Lunch included
  • Small-group tour
What you can expect Tempted by truffles? Take a truffle-hunting jaunt through Tuscany on this 6-hour tour from Florence! Travel by air-conditioned minivan to the wooded hills around San Miniato, a medieval town fêted for its precious white truffle. Then, accompany an experienced hunter and his dog as they scout out nature’s gourmet gold in the woodland. Finish with a light 2-course lunch, including 'tagliolini al tartufo' — pasta with fresh truffle — and a wine tasting in Chianti before your return to Florence. Numbers are limited to eight on this small-group tour for a personalized experience.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Professional local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Truffle hunt
  • Lunch - 2-course lunch
  • Wine tasting

What's NOT inside

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of 16 people per booking
  • Good walking shoes are recommended
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Please make a note of any specific dietary requirements in the 'Special Requirements' field when booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Departure point:

Piazza dei Cavalleggeri, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy

Duration:

7 hours

Frequency:

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

Departure time:

9:50 AM

Return details:

Returns to original departure point

Reviews & ratings

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2019/08/19
    "How many people can say they have hunted for black truffles and then enjoyed the fruits of their labor? My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed going with the truffle (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2018/07/10
    "This is an excellent experience! I highly recommend Hillary as your guide. She is extremely knowledgeable about wine and made the day super (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2018/06/29
    "Hillary was amazing! She is extremely knowledgeable not to mention hilarious. This was without a doubt one of our favorite outings during our Italy (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2017/11/22
    "Hillary our guide is a trained sommelier..her love for Florence, her fabulous personality, her warmth, intelligence made the day the best tour I have ever taken. The (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2017/07/19
    "This was the perfect excursion from Florence! In our small group of 6 (3 sets of couples who didn't know each other before the day began) we melded well and had fun (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2017/06/11
    "The entire experience was wonderful. From the start of the tour, the drive to the farm, the friendly farmer, his super dogs, his way of explaining all aspects of (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2017/04/10
    "What a great tour! It was wonderful to explore the countryside, a more remote cathedral and to spend one at a beautiful Tuscan villa. The vineyard we visited was (...) "

  • Small-Group Truffle Hunting and Wine Experience from Florence with Lunch | . | 2015/11/06
    "Our guide Hillary was amazing! So funny! The truffle hunt was awesome and the food was even better!!! Book this tour! You won't regret (...) "