Truffle hunting tour near Livorno - Shore Excursion Tour from Livorno Port

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Tour Number

Activity Level

229228


Categories

Shore Excursion, Local Experience, Hiking and Walking, Food and Wine

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be at least 6 years old.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (fluent), Russian (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

Walk in the woods with a truffle hunter and his dog - private guided tour and lunch, full day roundtrip!


A fantastic experience in unspoiled truffle woods together with a truffle hunter and a very enthusiastic dog.
Meet them at their house and walk for 1. 5 hours in a spectacular country setting in search of truffles.

Learn the stories of the local family of truffle hunters and enjoy a delicious lunch in which you eat the truffles you found!

The meal includes a guided sampling of taste many truffle products like truffle oil, pastes, sauces and truffle honey. . .

It is an ideal half day trip to the Rural Tuscany!

Itinerary

9:00
My driver and I collect you on the quay of the harbor of Livorno

10:00
We reach the truffle hunter and have an introduction to the world of truffles at his location in a charming country setting

10:30
We walk in the woods with the truffle hunter and his dog in search of seasonal truffles

12:30
Back to the truffle hunter's place (a small deli shop) for a memorable truffle based lunch with the fresh truffles just found

14:00
After lunch we drive back to Livorno

15:00
Arrival in Livorno at your ship and end of tour. The time schedule of this tour will be set according to the departure time of your ship for you to be back early enough.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We will meet on the quay of the harbor of Livorno in front of your ship. My driver can access the harbor up to a certain safety distance to the ship. Rates refer to a pick up and drop off in Livorno. If your ship docks in a different harbor, like Piombino or La Spezia a different rate applies.

End location: At the end of the tour we will drive you back to Livorno.

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

A full driving service is included in the offer. My driver and I collect you at your location in Livorno on luxury airconditioned vans for up to 8 passengers. My driver is licensed to access any restricted area in the harbor of Livorno.
All rates refer to a pick up and drop off in Livorno.

What’s Included

- An English speaking guide for the whole tour
- A walk in the woods in search of truffles, with a hunter and a dog
- A truffle-based lunch with a main course - tagliolini with the fresh truffles found in the truffle hunting walk - and a plate of many truffle products like pates, sauces, truffle oil, truffle honey ...
- A return driving service for the whole tour by luxury airconditioned vans, capable to carry up to 7 passengers.

Note: The rates refer to a pick up and drop off in Livorno harbor. For dockings in the harbors of La Spezia or Piombino, other rates apply.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - Usually guests want to buy truffle products as souvenirs. You can pay by credit card but if you want to pay in cash, a reasonable amount is from 50 to 100 Euro.

What’s Extra

Souvenirs at the truffle hunter's deli shop

Restrictions

• My license as a guide is not valid for art towns and I will not be able to guide inside of the historical monuments and museums.
• I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

A wonderful day with Massimo. His English was great. He was very flexible and accommodating to our requests. The truffle hunting and lunch were something we will remember for a long time.
Bob Hayden

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