Truffle Hunt From Turin With Lunch
Truffle tour in Piedmont
The Truffle Hunt from Turin with Lunch is an hassle-free, 6-hour day trip with transportation included.
We arrange the pick up from central Turin and drive about one hour to the Langhe and Roero hills. Here, the truffle hunter and the dog will take you on a walk in the woods and show you the art of unearthing truffles from the rich soil of Piedmont.
The Truffle Hunt from Turin with Lunch continues in the farmhouse of the hunter with a four-course lunch paired with black truffle, before driving back to the city.
Martina was great! Our driver was well appointed and on time. For lunch they served mixed tapas with truffle condiments and truffle cheese, roasted peppers with the garlic sauce, fried egg with black truffle freshly shaved, homemade noodles with butter and fresh truffle, and a chocolate dessert. Recommended.
Veronika M. – October 2022
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Pick up from central Turin with a private driver
Small group up to 7 people
Truffle hunt with the dog in the woods near Alba
4-course lunch with wine and black truffle included
Meet the truffle hunter’s family
EVERYDAY AT 9:30 AM
- 216 € per person, with minimum 3 paying guests
- 265 € per person (private tour for 2 adults only)
- Available from 30/4 to 25/7 and from 24/9 to 8/1
Depart at 9:30am from central Turin (or from your hotel) with a professional driver and transfer to the Langhe and Roero hills, where the white truffle of Alba and the black summer truffles grow.
The truffle hunting from Turin can be arranged in the season of the white truffle of Alba (from end of September until January), as well as in summer when black truffles (Tuber Aestivum) can be found.
After a 45-minutes drive, meet the truffle hunter and the dog and follow them in a pleasant walk in the woods. Observe the fascinating art of unearthing truffles as you learn about trees, soil composition and other facts about the environment of the Piedmont region.
Watch the dog in action and the interaction with the wise hunter who provides directions.
The walk in the woods requires appropriate footwear as the path can be slippery, uneven and occasionally muddy. A limited number of rubber boots is available, please inquiry at time of booking.
Sit at the table of the hunter’s farmhouse and partake on a 4-course lunch (appetizers, first course, dessert, water, wine) with fresh black truffle.
Return to Turin in the early afternoon.
On our Ultimate Guide to Truffle Hunting in Alba there are useful information and answers to frequently asked questions.
Meet in Via Sacchi 8, Torino (in front of Turin Palace Hotel).
For private tours the pick up can be arranged throughout the city.
The rate includes:
- Transport on 7-seat van with driver available 6 hours (from 9am to 3pm)
- Truffle hunt with the dog in the woods
- A limited number of rubber boots available. Please inquiry at time of booking
- 4-course lunch (appetizers, first course, dessert, water, wine) with black truffle
The rate does not include:
- Any truffle found during the hunt
- White truffle at lunch (black truffle will be served)
- Any entrance fee, meal, additional tasting, transfer, tips, personal expense and anything else not mentioned above in the “the rate includes” field.