Searcing for truffles: black or Scorzone
Searching for truffles in Montalcino with an expert truffles hunter: it’s a special experience which allows you to discover how nature can offer hidden treasures….
The truffles hunter, with his dog along, will teach you the techniques to find a truffle enough to make you so enthusiast of your choice!! And after the search…let’s go and taste a good truffle dinner!! Enjoy the Tuscan recipes: delights for the palate!
per adult from
5 to 6 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Private transport, auto or 8 seats MERCEDES minivan
- Driver/tour leader (English/Italian)
- Expert truffle hunter
- Hunting tour
- Small dinner with truffle tasting
- I's possible to change the place of departure on request with supplement.
What's excluded :
- All that is not specified in the "inclusion"
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
- tip (optional)
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Artemisia Viaggi, Via Circonvallazione 3, 53024, Montalcino Italy
4.30pm Departure from Montalcino
5.00pm Starting truffles’ search
Summer black truffle (or Scorzone) hunting is mainly suited to sunny hills exposed towards South.This kind of truffle allows dogs to make experience: when you encounter a “tartufaia”, truffles’ discoveries come one after the other giving great emotions to all the participants!
7.00pm End of truffle hunting and simple dinner with truffle tasting
9.00pm Back to Montalcino
The hunting tour takes place every Monday and Wednesday from January to October.
On request, it can take place any day of the week .
Participants: minimum 2, maximum 8
Duration: 5/6 hours
Found truffles are not included in the tour’s price.
Weather conditions do not change the tour’s program,
We recommend a clothing suited to weather conditions, mainly we suggest trekking shoes or boots
It’s prohibited to take dogs
Minimum age of the participants: 8 years. Children under 18 must always be accompanied by parents.
This tour involves walking on rough trails across steep and uneven ground in the woods. While the walk itself is not strenuous, it is not recommended for those with mobility issues.
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Ppick-up and drop-off to the Hotel/farm house for accommodations within 5 km from Montalcino, or in Viale della Libertà 12, on the day and time specified Return point: • Montalcino - in front of ARTEMISIA VIAGGI's office in Viale della Libertà n° 12
Departure Time :18:30 from Montalcino - Viale della Libertà, 12 (Artemisia Viaggi's office)
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
- A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.