Truffle Hunting Experience Siena Tartufi

Siena, Italy
Truffle hunting Siena Tartufi
  • 2 hours
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Take a break from sightseeing and head to the Tuscan countryside surrounding Siena to join a local forager on a truffle hunt through the woods. Follow your host and his pups across the hills as they search out precious tubers and learn all there is to know about truffles and the dogs trained to hunt them. Afterwards, head back to Siena to sample a number of truffle products in a local gourmet shop.
  • Join a real truffle hunt with a forager and his dogs in the Siena hills
  • Enjoy a walk through the woods as you learn about truffles from your host
  • Try your hand at digging out truffles from the undergrowth with special tools
  • Taste products made with local truffles at a shop in the center of Siena

Sample Menu


Truffle tasting

truffle souce with Parmigiano Reggiano cheese, olives, mushrooms, chickpeas,pecorino cheese, truffle oil, balsamic vinegard , truffle salami ecc...

What's Included

  • spade and tools for truffle
  • Brunch

    Meeting and Pickup

    Meeting point

    • Porta Romana
      53100 Siena, Province of Siena, Italy

      In front of Porta Romana gate.

    Start time

    08:30 AM

    End point

    This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    What To Expect

    Additional Info

    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Operated by Siena Tartufi

    Cancellation Policy

    You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

    • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
    • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
    • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
    • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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    27 reviews
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    Truffle Extravaganza!
    Cheryl_N, Nov 2022
    This was an amazing unforgettable day. Alessandro and Mocha led us on a mega truffle hunt and we loved every moment of it. He picked us up at the train station with an interpreter (that was not necessary, but she was great) and led us to an estate for the hunt. Mocha found 11 truffles and then we headed to the middle of Siena for wine and truffled items from his store. I would pay for friends and family to do this anytime they visit. Siena is a beautiful village and worth staying over night. Amazing horse races and car show that day as well. BOOK IT NOW!
    fantastic truffle experience with Alessandro!
    Peter_G, Sep 2022
    Truffle hunting with Alessandro and his two dogs Moka and Pepita was a highlight of my two week trip to Italy! The experience was interesting and also hands-on with an opportunity to dig for a truffle out of the ground with help from Alessandro. He was a great host, passionate about the world of truffles and very knowledgeable answering all questions about the process. The tasting afterwards was fantastic as well! Would go again
    Amazing experience!
    rkeazer, Jun 2022
    Such a unique and amazing experience!! We saw beautiful views, and really learned a lot about truffle hunting. The dogs were adorable. Thank you!

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    up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

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