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Fabulous time!

Our family was visiting my father in San Gimignano and went on a truffle hunt with Marco and his... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2019
monicad929
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Bangkok, Thailand
via mobile
Good selection of product

Only stopped in to purchase truffle products, but had a good selection to chose from, was able to... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
telulla311
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Wales, Massachusetts
via mobile
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Direct sales of Tuscan Truffles collected directly by our farm. Open during the tourist season, offers to visitors the opportunity to taste, smell and buy its precious fresh truffles and the full collection of its truffle products. We are at the...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Via San Matteo 34/36, 53037 Castel San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Italy
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+39 340 511 5513
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Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

Our family was visiting my father in San Gimignano and went on a truffle hunt with Marco and his sweet hunting dog, Maia. He was kindly able to reschedule our day and time. He was very informative about the process and our daughters, 10 and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank monicad929
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Only stopped in to purchase truffle products, but had a good selection to chose from, was able to help with questions surrounding customs, and made suggestions on how to prepare the items purchased when cooking back at home. Can’t wait to try!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank telulla311
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Marco and his father are so passionate of their job, they explained everything that we wanted to. Also the dogs, we could see that they were happy finding the truffles, it's a way to have fun for them. Even if the truffle season was almost...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Luccas F
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Our truffle hunt with Marco and Lula was one of the highlights of our six weeks in Italy. It was a fantastic experience to be able to tramp around the Italian countryside enjoying the sounds and scents of nature. Marco is an excellent guide, and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Aussieabroad007
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Marco was absolutely fantastic. He was flexible and responsive when arranging our truffle hunt. We got held up in Florence and he was amazing in making himself available to ensure we had a great day. The scenery of our walk was stunning, and Marco balanced...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank wartmanm
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

There were three of us and from the beginning of booking and up until after Marco has been wonderful! Kind and comunicative we were completely ready for a day of Truffle hunting. He is extremely experienced and knowledgeable. Marcos dog Lula was just the sweetest...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Natalia F
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Traveling with 5 other family members we had booked Marco ahead of arriving and my personal thought, was truffle hunt really. However the others were excited about it so I went along. WOW, glad I did. It was amazing and Marco was great explaining the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mwheels83
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing and incredible experience in the truffle hunting with Marco and Maia, the dog who helped us and even found my future wife wedding ring!! Marco and the crew helped me a lot planning and executing this surprise for the wedding propose!! Totally...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Rafael C
Villa_Magna_Tartufi, Direttore at Az. Agr. Villa Magna Tartufi, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

definitely it was an amazing experience and an emotion for me too, great day! i wish you the best, a big hug marco

Reviewed 28 October 2017

We had a great day with Marco searching for chestnuts and hunting truffles. It was amazing to see Marco at work with his dogs in the forest. Our teenage boy loved the experience and had a fantastic time. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We went on a wonderful truffle hunt with Marco and two of his lovely truffledogs yesterday and we found both black and white truffles! Afterwards we had a nice, small tasting at Marcos. What a remarkable experience and deep respect for the work both dogs...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gabrielle0417
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