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My name is Massimo, I am a truffle hunter and I live in San Miniato, one of the undisputed world capital of truffle, located near Florence, Pisa and Siena, right in the heart of Tuscany. All my "experiences" are private tour and include a very...more
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Via Covina 44/c | La Scala, 56028, San Miniato, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Massimo, his dad, and his sister Letizia were wonderfulHosts. Massimo and his dad (and Pepe) all showed us a wonderful time looking for truffles and giving a background of truffle hunting. Pepe was such a pro! His sister prepared and showed us some wonderful and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I couldn't recommend this experience enough. The passion that Massimo and his family have for what they do is so evident during your time with them. A beautiful hike in the woods looking for delicious truffles - how can you beat that? I'll tell you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience was very unique, nice and personal. We went truffle hunting in the woods with Massimo, his dad, and their most experienced hunter, Pepe. and went to their house for a delicious lunch prepared by Letizia afterwards. We learnt a lot about truffles from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This activity was highly recommended to me by a coworker and after seeing her photos and hearing about her experience we booked immediately. Massimo and his family were wonderful. We met at his home and drove about 10 minutes away into the forest area with...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I joined Massimo and his dog Stella on a truffle hunt. We were in the woods for about an hour and found a black truffle. Massimo is incredibly friendly, knowledgeable, and eager to teach you all he can about truffles (which is...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Massimo, Letizia, and Sig. Cucchiara are a wealth of information about truffles, the industry, and how it all translates to wonderful food! We enjoyed the hunt, the truffle-hunting dog, and the company of such delightful and knowledgable people. The truffle-rich lunch Letizia prepared for us...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time truffle hunting with Geo the dog! The family brought us to their home and made us feel part of the family. The food was outstanding! A day we will not soon forget!

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Reviewed August 21, 2018

We had a great morning in the woods with Massimo, his father an Geo the truffle dog! Our Son had a lot of fun searching for the truffle with Geo, and we enjoyed walking, talking and listening to all of Massimo’s stories, anecdotes and facts...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2018

Massimo and his sister gave my husband our two boys (5 and 7) an amazing experience in a truly authentic Italian atmosphere. Friendly, different and the food was amazing! My boys talk about this and the chickpea soup as a big favorite memory! Don’t miss...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2018

We did this on our way inbetween stops in tuscany to stop for lunch. It was amazing and our kids (5 and 7) abs loved it. Massimo and his sister made a wonderful meal for us and its our most memorable experience of our vacation....More

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Response from Massimo C | Property representative |
Please write to me an email with the timing of your train! I write to you all the information! See you soon Massimo
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Response from Massimo C | Property representative |
Buongiorno, could you send me an email request from my website and I’ll ceck as soon as possible? Thank you so much Massimo
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