This tour allows wine lovers and foodies to experience Provence away from the beaten track with one of France’s most historical countryside traditions. Go behind the scenes of the world’s most secretive business with this unique truffle hunting tour in Provence.
With an experienced English-speaking guide you will be given a tour of a Provençal truffle plantation, where you will discover the secrets of truffle production and gain an insight into how truffles are cultivated and how truffle dogs are effectively trained.
You will then get the chance to go on an exciting hunt for France's legendary black gold truffle. Foodies will love the chance to track down this renowned truffle, with professional hunters to lead the way who will show you all of the tricks of the trade.
Share in the hunter’s exciting stories of success and sabotage while you discover how to recognise the differences between a real Provençal tuber melanosporum and its inferior Chinese counterparts. Then learn how to properly clean, store and cook with truffles from the French experts.
After the hunt, you will then get to indulge in a fantastic tasting of fresh truffle hors d'oeuvres, Champagne and a tasting of organic olive and truffle oil. This perfect combination will create a real feast for the senses!
Whether summer or winter you can go on a truffle hunt, sample delicious truffles, world-class Champagne and rich olive and truffle oil. This is a unique and unmissable experience for any Winerists looking to explore and discover Provence.
- Organic Les Pastras olive and truffle oil tasting
- Expert English-speaking guide
- Tasting of an assortment of fresh truffle hors d'oeuvres with Champagne
- Any personal expenses
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Les Pastras organic farm.
Fully refundable up until 24 hours before departure time.