Umbria
Destination
5 hours
Duration
Ita-Eng
Language
2+
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Find and taste Umbrian truffles

Enjoy a fantastic adventure in the green heart of Umbria near Perugia. Spend the morning in the woods with our truffle hunter and his faithful hounds. Take part in the Umbrian truffle hunting experience and enjoy lunch with recipes based on freshly picked Umbrian truffles, paired with organic wines from the estate.


What you’ll do

  • Join the Umbrian truffle hunting with the truffle hunter and its dogs
  • Have lunch with truffle-based recipes at the wine resort’s own bistro
  • Taste organic wines from the estate, paired with local dishes

Price per person: € 150


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What to expect

We will welcome you to our wine resort and organic estate, in the hills around Gualdo Cattaneo in the province of Perugia, to join the Umbrian truffle hunting in a fabulous location.

You will have the opportunity to spend a morning with our truffle hunter and his two trusty hounds. You will venture with them through a unique path in a thick and secret forest. You will see them in action and enjoy with them the excitement of truffle hunting in Umbria.

After the walk, take a moment to relax! We will conclude our Umbrian truffle hunting experience with a tasty lunch. We will savour delicious recipes prepared with the Umbrian truffles collected in the morning, paired with organic wines from the estate.

Where Gualdo Cattaneo, Perugia – 40 minutes from Perugia
When  September to December – duration 5 hours
Start time  Flexible start time by agreement with the Expert
Language Italian and English
Important information
  • We suggest that you wear comfortable clothing for the experience to find and taste Umbrian truffles
  • A minimum of 2 and a maximum of 6 participants are required for the experience.
  • For farm stay, ask for a customised experience.
What’s included
Umbrian truffle hunting
Lunch based on truffle recipes
Organic wine tasting
What’s not included
Transport

Price per person: € 150 – minimum 2 people

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The Food Expert:

The organic estate is immersed in the green Umbrian landscape among vineyards, olive groves and woods. It covers 220 hectares in the municipality of Gualdo Cattaneo, in the Sagrantino di Montefalco wine region. We produce the prestigious Montefalco wines with DOC and DOCG labels such as Rosso di Montefalco, Montefalco Sagrantino and Grechetto di Todi. In this amazing region, discover Umbrian black truffles and more! Come and enjoy hunting for Umbrian truffles with us.

The estate houses the ancient manor house, which is now a prestigious luxury farmhouse, with 12 rooms all furnished with period furniture and a panoramic swimming pool. Travellers can also stay overnight in two finely restored farmhouses located within the wine resort.


Cancellation policy: All bookings to enjoy hunting for Umbrian truffles can be cancelled within 3 days from the start date of the experience. Read the Terms and Conditions.

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The land is used for farming and breeding in the wild, according to organic methods and sustainable development.

We produce the prestigious Montefalco wines with DOC and DOCG labels such as Rosso di Montefalco, Sagrantino di Montefalco and Grechetto di Todi. Other agricultural products are extra virgin olive oil, grains, lentils and flax.

The estate houses the ancient manor house, which is now a prestigious luxury farmhouse, with 12 rooms all furnished with period furniture and a panoramic swimming pool. Travellers can also stay overnight in two finely restored farmhouses located within the wine resort.

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