Piedmont: Truffle Hunting and Winery Tour with Tasting
- Duration: 4 hours
Join an experienced truffle hunter and his trained dogs to get an introduction to the magic and mystery of the world of truffles. Learn the difference between black and white truffles as you search for them in the wood. Get back to nature on a walk through the hills of the Langhe as you stroll between the wine region of Barolo and the Bussia area. Continue in your own car to a local winery, where you will visit the cellar and vineyards with the winemaker. Then, you will taste produce made in the local area. Enjoy cold cuts, cheeses, and grissini paired with local wines such as Barolo.
Celebrate Piedmont's famous white truffle at the annual Alba White Truffle Fair. Discover the sights and smells of the Alba White Truffle market in the capital of the famous Barolo Region. Explore the fair with a special skip-the-line entrance, meet all the exhibitors, and learn about the history of the truffle. Afterward, enjoy a private guided tour in the fascinating medieval center of Alba, tasting truffle local snacks and enjoying a glass of Italian wine.
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