Discover Truffles in Wild Forests with dogs
You will learn how to recognize and distinguish a good truffle from other fake “truffles” of inferior quality.
Details & Itinerary
Ready for a great experience? You will witness fantastic views, trained dogs looking for and digging lots of black or white truffles, have the ones you found cooked in a fantastic restaurant for your meal.
During the hunt, the guide will tell you about the truffle, the magic of its traditions, its history, mythology, and uses in the kitchen. You will learn how to recognize and distinguish a good truffle from other fake “truffles” of inferior quality.
After the hunt, we will return home for a scheduled lunch, based on fresh, real truffles and served with our own wine and extra virgin olive oil.
By request and depending on the season, the activities might also be carried out outside the Verona province.
- Tour guide
- Transfer with private minivan with air conditioning
- Hiking boots and rain jacket
What to know
Tour duration: 4 hours
Start time: 6 pm
The places visited during the tour are subject to change, especially due to the season.
Bring with you: comfortable shoes
Your Tour Guide
I’m Michele, the president of ASD Dew, nonprofit organization. I have always been a great lover of nature and I organize fantastic excursions into nature, throughout the year. My organization aims to improve the environment, through trips in the wild forests, open the knowledge of the world of truffles to as many people as possible through targeted adventures all year around. We will learn how to recognize plants, the life cycle of truffles, and how to search truffles with a dog.