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Best part of our Florence stay. It was lovely to get out to the country. Awesome hunt and lunch.

The staff was very informative, friendly, and highly knowlegeble. The hunt was a beautiful walk... read more

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Reviewed 20 September 2017
Gayle and Glenn C
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Land O Lakes, Florida
Truffle hunting!

This has easily been the highlight of a vacation in Italy and Greece! Francesca and Pierpaolo were... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Maggie_mw83
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Tuscany is one of the most important regions in Italy for truffles. Truffle Hunter is a company Florence based who has the aim to promote this excellent natural product. We will take you in a wood land in a true hunting with our dogs.
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50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

The staff was very informative, friendly, and highly knowlegeble. The hunt was a beautiful walk through the Tuscany countryside. We loved the connection to local life this experience gave us. The lunch, with our found truffles, was indeed a highlight of our trip.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

This has easily been the highlight of a vacation in Italy and Greece! Francesca and Pierpaolo were both amazing! So knowledgeable and patient. Choco, the truffle hunting dog was pretty impressive as well. The food was delicious as was the wine and olive oil! Definitely...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

This tour was one of the highlights of our trip. When was the last time you went scouting the forest with an expert truffle hunter and her talented truffle hunting dog, then ate delicious truffle-based dishes with lovely wine? We were picked up on time...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

I am a culinary student from Jakarta, came here together with husband. We started the tour around 7/8am. Our tourguide was Hillary... and she is really hillarious. She drove us into Francesca's villa and together with Francesca and the dog we walked in the woods....More

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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Our truffle walk/lunch was the highlight of our trip. We all enjoyed it so much! It was a wonderful day. All of the people involved were spectacular: Francesca, Chocco, and Hillary and Francesca’s mom’s cooking was phenominal. They took good care of my daughter’s allergies...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

We first met Hilary outside of the Biblioteca Nationals. She was immediately warm and engaging and offered plenty of suggestions for seeing Florence the following day. As soon as our other group members met up with us Hilary whisked us off through the Italian country...More

1  Thank Jessica R
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

First off, this was one of three tours we did on our Italian vacation. Compared to the others, I'd rate this one, at 175Euro per person, as expensive. We opted for truffle hunting and wine tasting as we needed the transport from Florence. Ideally, I...More

5  Thank TaipeiVilla
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Incredible experience, I can't believe how many truffles we found on such a lovely walk through the beautiful woods! Followed by the most incredible, truffle drenched, 4 course meal too!

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Reviewed June 19, 2017

We enjoyed a fantastic day with Francesca, Chocco and her family. What wonderful people. We enjoyed everything... the food was amazing, the view/experience - spectacular! It is a day we will never forget. And then after lunch, a wine and olive oil tasting in Chianti....More

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

Friendly family own place with experience tour guide bringing u into the forest for a different feel. Hearty home cook meals after. P.S . Best Truffle Pasta i had

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Jonah L
February 17, 2018|
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Truffles found along the excursion belong ti the truffle hunter. At the end of the experience attendees can buy truffles at good price.
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Hajira A
August 19, 2017|
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Response from vifl | Property representative |
You can contact me by email at italyandwine gmail com Or check the web site trufflehunter net
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Leondra_L
May 28, 2017|
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Response from vifl | Property representative |
In Tuscany we can find truffles all year round On September we can still find the black summer truffle. On October, November and Dicembre we hunt the white precious truffle.
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