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TRUFFLES: Hunting & Cooking & Tasting in Istria, Slovenia

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    Stop At: IstraTerra, Ulica Istrskega odreda 1 PE: Destradijev tg 11, Koper 6000 Slovenia

    We will visit a typical Istrian village, meet locals, try local food and wine. Experiencing the authentic atmosphere and tastes of Istria accompanied by local experts.

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: 6333 Nova Vas nad Dragonjo, Slovenia
    2: 6274 Gažon, Slovenia
    3: 6273 Kozloviči, Slovenia
    Departure Time
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    10/1/2019 - 5/31/2020Monday:07:30 AM - 06:00 PM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Presentation of truffle hunting
    • Presentation of cooking pasta "fuži" with truffles
    • Dish of Istrian pasta "fuži" with truffles
    • Small-group tour
    • Food tasting (spreads of black & white truffles, cheese with truffles)
    • Excellent local wine
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Tour escort/host
    Exclusions
    • Transfer to / from activity
    • Lunch or dinner (it can be arranged)
    • Extra drinks and food
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • A maximum of 12 people per group.
    • A small amount of walking is involved.
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults.
    • Children must be accompanied by the adult.
    • Pets are allowed.
    • Minimum alcohol drinking age is 18 years.
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
    • Service animals allowed
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 July 2019

    We met Jerneja , Sara and her friendly dog Lisa in a lovely old village Gažon - short car ride from Koper-Capodistria. From the upper part of the village you can admire one of the most scenic views of the Slovenian coast. We went for...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank izif_37
    JernejaTL, Manager at IstraTerra, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2019

    Hi Igor. Thank you for your review and congratulations on your courage to come and to return to Piran by bike especially even if I only think about the extremely hot weather, it's what makes me "dead". Hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 18 June 2019

    We loved spending the afternoon with Sara, our badass truffle hunter, and her adorable dog Lisa. We learned a ton about truffles (I'll never look at them the same way!), and then getting a yummy meal: bread and truffle cheese, creamy fuzi pasta with truffles,...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
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    JernejaTL, Manager at IstraTerra, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

    Dear Susan thanks for your review. Your comment on the extras is very welcome. In future, we will more specifically highlight what is (not) included, even if it is already entered in the description of the excursion. Have a good time on your long trip...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2018

    A memorable experience for all the senses and undoubtedly a highlight of my visit to Slovenia. A small intimate group of 3 were led by Jerneja, our charming, friendly and knowledgeable guide. We met in the hills behind Piran somewhere at an authentically rustic and...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
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    JernejaTL, Manager at IstraTerra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

    Thank you, Judy, it was nice to meet you. With your energy, you added a special charm of the experience. I admire you travelling and exploring the world. PS: I hope your friends enjoyed the truffles you cooked at home by our recipe :)

    Reviewed 12 October 2018

    Sara (our truffle hunter) and her dog Lisa, as well as a friend of the family, Samu, who has spent much of his life truffle hunting, showed us an amazing day of fun and excellent food. Lovely people, stimulating conversation, delicious food and beautiful setting....More

    Date of experience: October 2018
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    JernejaTL, Manager at IstraTerra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

    Thank you! Sara, Samo and Lisa are really the best.

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    Christie R
    2 June 2019|
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    Response from JernejaTL | Property representative |
    Normally guests from the cruiser take a taxi waiting at the terminal. I also recommend to you.
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    tennis_bum1209
    8 October 2018|
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    Response from JernejaTL | Property representative |
    Normally guests from the cruiser take a taxi waiting at the terminal. I also recommend to you. It is ap. 15 km (ap. 20 minutes drive)
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