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  • Truffle Hunting & Wine Tasting
    Price from 180 eur per person

Truffle Hunting & Wine Tasting

Experience a true truffle hunting in the Tuscan forest and join a wine tasting.

Chianti and truffle tour

Wine Tour Description

Tuscany is known not only for good red wines but also for truffles. At San Miniato grows the 80% of the total production of the white precious truffle. This tour will give you the chance to hunt this special natural and precious product with a professional truffle hunter along whit his hound dog. If you will be lucky you can find them and after an amazing walking in the wood, you sample some delicious truffle appetizers.

Chianti Region wines

Later we will move in a typical winery in Chianti region to taste this famous red wine.

Book in advance!

Space is limited, so we suggest booking in advance.  Minimum of 2 participants is needed in order for the tour to be run.

Price 180 eur
per person
Wine tour briefly
  • shared tour
  • 180 per person
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, All year round
  • from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • English
  • including lunch and more
  • San Miniato
  • departure from Florence
Availability and Price
Space is limited, so we suggest booking in advance. Minimum of 2 participants are needed in order for the tour to be run.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, All year round
schedule, detail and photo Truffle Hunting & Wine Tasting wine tour
SCHEDULE
  • 10.00 a.m. Departure from Florence.
  • 11.00 a.m. Arrival at San Miniato. Truffle hunting with dog through woods.
  • 12.30 p.m. Lunch with truffle based appetizer and first course with truffles such as “tagliolini” or “gnocchi”.
  • 02.00 p.m. Stop at San Miniato for a free sightseeing and shopping.
  • 2.30 p.m. Wine tasting at the winery in Chianti (Chianti DOCG and Super Tuscan IGT)
  • 04.30 p.m. Return to Florence by approx. 5 p.m.



Price 180 Eur per person. INCLUSIONS
  • Shared transportation in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Multi-course traditional menu with fresh truffles and wine
  • Truffle hunting in woods with Lagotto dog and professional truffle hunter
  • Entrance fee to the winery
  • Wine tasting (Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Riserva, Super Tuscan)
  • Extra virgin olive oil tasting
  • On request stop at San Miniato to buy truffle products
  • Maximum of 8 people per guide


not included
  • Truffles found during hunting
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Tips and gratuities



Meeting Point
Meeting Point in Florence at Piazza Cavalleggeri, next to the Biblioteca Nazionale "National Library".

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Hunter Briley USA, 2018-05-04
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