Do you love a great (and culinary) adventure? Here is a unique, fun, and interesting experience! Discover a world you probably know only through restaurant dishes. Follow an expert truffle hunter and his faithful dog on a hike through the hills between Florence and Siena, in search of the precious tuber. Your walk takes you to charming and relaxed places, according to the season and weather conditions. At the end of the walk, enjoy tasting some delicious truffles, accompanied by a good glass of Chianti wine.
Availability: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from March to December, except during the month of May.
- March and April: "Bianchetto" truffle
- June to August: "Black Summer" truffle
- September to December: White truffle from San Miniato
Meeting Point: Fattoria Sant'Appiano, about 25 miles south of Florence
- Suitable footwear
- Walk with a truffle hunter / guide in the woods of the Valdelsa area
- Expert truffle dog
- Truffle search... and hopefully truffle harvest
- Tasting of truffle products and Chianti wine at the Sant’Appiano Farm
- Tour of the cellars
Potentially found truffles can be purchased at the price of the day in course.
Languages: English and Italian
Number of people: minimum 2, maximum 6 participants.
Program subject to changes.
PLEASE NOTE: service availability is subject to reconfirmation at the moment of the booking.
Cancellation Policy: Once your reservation is confirmed, it cannot be canceled nor refunded.
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Follow an expert truffle hunter and his faithful dog on a hike through the hills between Florence and Siena, in search of the precious tuber - now here is a fascinating experience of the symbiosis possible between man and animal! Your walk takes you to charming and relaxed places, according to the season and weather conditions. At the end of the walk, enjoy tasting some delicious truffles, accompanied by a good glass of Chianti wine in the inviting atmosphere of the Sant’Appiano farm and winery.
Price per person: € 150.00