1. Italy
  2. Veneto
  3. Marano di Valpolicella
  4. Valpolicella

Verona: Truffle Hunting Experience & Amarone Tasting

Product ID: 219453
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Join an expert tartufaro guide and hunt for scorzone (black summer) truffles in the woods and lands surrounding Verona. Taste Valpolicella and Amarone wines, truffles, and local delicacies in an old winery with a local winemaker.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Instructor
English, Italian

Pick-up service

Pickup service is available from the following two locations upon request: • Ponte della Vittoria, 37121 Verona VR, Italia • Verona Stazione Fs, 37138 Verona VR, Italia
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Experience

Highlights
  • Embark on a truffle hunting adventure with an Italian Tartufaro
  • Enjoy a pairing of Amarone wine and truffles in an old winery
  • Learn about the flavors and aromas of the Valpolicella region
  • Sample excellent wines including Valpolicella, Ripasso, Amarone
  • Taste local cheeses, salami, chutney, and organic extra virgin olive oils
Full description
Get picked up from one of two central meeting points in Verona, or make your own way to the winery which is just a short drive from the city. 

Explore the lands, aromas, and flavors of the Valpolicella region on a wonderful truffle hunting and food tasting adventure. Join an expert Tartafuro guide who will teach you how to hunt for scorzone (black summer) truffles in the woods and lands which surround an old winery in Verona. 

After the hunt, take a tour of the wine cellar. Enjoy a tasting of fine Valpolicella red wines paired with typical local food and scorzone truffles. Discover the intense aromas of the forest and how they combine with the incredible fragrances of Amarone wine. Savor all of these flavors from an amazing terrace which overlooks the magnificent Valpolicella region.
Includes
  • Truffle hunt with Tartufaro guide
  • Truffle tasting and pairing with Amarone
  • Wine tasting of Valpolicella, Ripasso, Amarone
  • Local food tasting including cheeses, salami, chutney, and olive oil
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Tenuta Santa Maria Valverde, Località Gazzo, 4, 37020 Marano di Valpolicella VR, Italy

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Important information
Please bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Children must be 5 years and older to join the truffle hunting tour
• Participants must be 18 years and older to consume alcohol
• Wine tasting proposal is without intermediaries or local partner