Tuscany
Destination
2 hours
Duration
Ita-Eng
Language
2+
People

Let’s find the white truffle of San Miniato!

Let yourself be carried away by the emotion of the guided hunt for the white truffle of San Miniato! Join the truffle hunter and his dog in the woods around the medieval town in the province of Pisa. Visit the truffle hunter’s shop. While booking, you can also choose the truffle tasting (optional).


What you’ll do

  • Take part in a guided truffle hunt in San Miniato with the truffle hunter and his dog
  • Learn more about the world of truffles, dog training and how to cook truffles
  • Visit the truffle hunter’s house-shop
  • Enjoy a welcome toast with a glass of prosecco and mixed crostini with truffle sauces (optional)

Private Tour: 2+ people

Price per person: from € 65


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What to expect

Come to San Miniato to discover the emotion of truffle hunting! For more than a century, we have been living the daily routine and poetry of truffle hunting in San Miniato. We will welcome you, in the beautiful Tuscan countryside, to enjoy the truffle hunting experience together.

An expert truffle hunter with his dog, a truffle dealer and a restaurateur will guide you to discover the famous white truffle of San Miniato.

We will tell you more about the world of truffles, the different types, the truffle hunt and dog training, how truffles are grown, how to find them, how to cook them and when the San Miniato Truffle Festival takes place. You will then visit the truffle hunter’s shop.

Would you like to taste typical truffle-based products directly at the farm? We propose you to add, while booking, the tasting with:

Welcome: welcome toast with a glass of Prosecco
Starter: mixed crostini with truffle sauces

Where San Miniato, Pisa – 50 min from Florence
When Every day, except Saturdays and Sundays in November, calendar holidays and August

Duration 2 hours

Start time 10.30 a.m.

Flexible start time by agreement with the Expert

Important information
  • Minimum number of participants 2. If the minimum number of participants for the San Miniato white truffle experience is not reached, the traveller will be offered an alternative date.
  • We recommend sportswear with comfortable shoes or trainers for the San Miniato white truffle hunting experience.
  • On request, a transfer service is available from the San Miniato – Fucecchio or Empoli or Pontedera train stations at an extra charge.
  • It is advisable not to bring one’s own pets into the woods.
What’s included
Guided white truffle hunting in San Miniato
Explanation on the world of truffles
Visit to the truffle hunter’s house-shop
Tasting (optional)
What’s not included
Accommodation
Truffles found during the experience

Price per person:

Truffle hunting

  • € 65

Truffle hunting + Tasting

  • € 80

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The Food Expert:

Truffle hunting has been practised by our family since the end of the 19th century in the enchanting medieval village of San Miniato (Pisa). We have been carrying on this ancient art of truffle hunting over the years, handing it down from generation to generation, and it has now become a UNESCO heritage. We look forward to telling you more about the world of truffles, the market exhibition and the San Miniato truffle festival.


Cancellation policy: all bookings for the guided San Miniato truffle hunt can be cancelled within 3 days from the start date of the experience. Read the Terms and Conditions.

san miniato truffle hunter

Truffle hunting has been practised by our family since the end of the 19th century in the enchanting medieval village of San Miniato (Pisa).

We have been carrying on this ancient art of truffle hunting over the years, handing it down from generation to generation, and it has now become a UNESCO heritage. We look forward to telling you more about the world of truffles, the market exhibition and the San Miniato truffle festival.

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