Comfortable roundtrip transportation by AC 8-seater minivan
Informative english speaking tour guide/driver
Two hours truffle hunting with an expert local hunter and his dogs
Truffle-based authentic four courses tuscan lunch
Guided visit to the town of San Gimignano
Departure 9:00 a.m.
In front of Hotel Villa Medici, just a five min walk from S.M.Novella train station in Florence
RETURN 5:00 p.m.
Returns to original departure point
Private pick up at your accomodation in Florence or Tuscany available upon request at an extra charge. Please contact us before booking.
Meeting point and check in will be in front of Hotel Villa Medici, a few minutes walk from the main Florence train station. Departure by 9:15am. In our comfortable air-conditioned 8-seats minivan you will be taken to the area of Certaldo, a small town in Tuscany well known for its truffles.
We’ll meet with the our expert guide, a local truffle hunter living in the area of Certaldo. He will introduce us to his truffle dog. We’ll spend two hours in the woods, following the dog and learning how to hunt truffle on the field.
We’ll then have a fantastic truffle-based lunch at the farm of the truffle hunter, where his family will cook special recipies for us.
After lunch we’ll have time to visit the medieval town of San Gimignano, famous for its “fine towers”, which is only 7 miles away from Certaldo. We’ll visit the main squares and the famous Gelato World Champion, Dondoli. We’ll also reach the top of the hill to enjoy the magic panoramic view of the Chianti region.
We’ll be back to Florence around 5pm, you will be dropped off at the same spot where we met in the morning.
Note: All scheduled times are an approximation and can vary slightly based on situations out of our control (traffic, weather, etc.)
Online booking is required
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free meals available upon request
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Please note that the actual truffle hunting and lunch may be shared with other guests
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