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The Truffle Hunter

Corso Dei Tintori 13, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 331 874 9912
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Wonderful, family-filled experience

Francesca, her home, her family and her truffle dogs are wonderful! She and her dog, Ciocco, took... read more

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Reviewed 24 May 2017
Ashley T
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Mamaroneck, New York
One of our favorite things on our trip to Italy

My two children, ages 9 and 13 loved hiking through the woods with Choco the truffle hunting dog... read more

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Reviewed 23 May 2017
sharimueller
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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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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Corso Dei Tintori 13, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Francesca, her home, her family and her truffle dogs are wonderful! She and her dog, Ciocco, took us on the hunt (finding 6 truffles), her family gave us a tour of her home and grounds, and treated us to a delicious home cooked meal, honoring...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

My two children, ages 9 and 13 loved hiking through the woods with Choco the truffle hunting dog and his owner who's great grandfather started this business. While the prized white truffles were not in season we did find three summer black truffles. We all...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

My wife and I had an awesome experience truffle hunting with Francesa and Choco. We were able to find 2 black summer truffles. After the truffle hunt, we went to cook with Francesa's mom and it just an amazing experience to get a chance to...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Anyone interested in truffles, olive oil, wine or just food;the truffle industry take this tour. We had a highly personalised tour with Fransesca and Ciocco, learning a great deal about the detail of the truffle industry in Tuscany. I am determined to get back and...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The truffle hunt and lunch was excellent!! Francesca and Choco brought us around what was a very pleasant walk through the woods and found 4 black truffles at the end of it. The lunch that followed in Francesca's beautiful villa was about the best meal...More

Thank Jaime L
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had a wonderful time truffle hunting with Choco the dog and Francesca. We were warmly welcomed, the day was very kid friendly. Lunch is truffle based but accommodations were made for kids' palates.

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our guide and her family were all very welcoming and nice. Cioco (the dog) was very good at finding truffles :) The lunch which followed was superb!! Thanks so much...Very well organised and def recommendable

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Great life time experience! The dog was just amazing to find truffles so quickly and big! Francesca and Hilary were wonderful and gracious hosts, instructors, and wine experts.

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

If you are looking for an experience like no other, then you can rest assured that you found the right one! The morning began with a beautiful walk in the woods with Francesca and her amazing truffle finding pup, CHOCO!!! (Any dog who loves truffles...More

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3  Thank Arthur L
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Francesca and Hilary were wonderful and gracious hosts, instructors, and truffle hunters. We had an incredibly memorable experience and would recommend it anyone who wants to see how it feels to live in such a wonderful place with people that feel deep connection to their...More

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Jonah L
17 February 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
20 August 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
29 May 2017|
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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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