3-hour truffle hunting tour at Les Pastras
Activities

3-hour truffle hunting tour at Les Pastras

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: See the calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Hunt for black truffles at a pretty Provençal truffle plantation
  • Search for truffles with a professional truffle hunter and his dog
  • Taste truffle snacks, Champagne, and local olive oil
What to expect

Enjoy a 3-hour tour of a Provençal truffle plantation and learn more about how truffles are cultivated and how truffle dogs are trained in the Luberon.

You will go on a hunt for France's elusive "black gold" through the forest with professional hunters who know all the tricks of the trade. You'll be impressed with the excitement as the dog begins to dig for these edible treasures! You will listen to surprising stories and anecdotes and will know the difference between a real Provencal tuber melanosporum and its inferior Chinese counterparts. You will also learn how to clean, preserve, and cook truffles properly.

Finally, to end this visit in beauty, you will be treated to a delightful tasting that incorporates the fresh truffle, champagne, and a tasting of organic Les Pastras olive and truffle oil produced on the farm.

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What's included
  • 3-hour truffle-hunting tour
  • Fresh truffle hors d'oeuvres tasting
  • Champagne tasting
  • Olive and truffle oil tasting
What's not included
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)
Reduced price
  • Adult (+18): full price
  • Youth (9-17): reduced price
  • Child (2-9): reduced price
  • Infant (0-2): free
Where

Les Pastras Truffle Farm, 549 Chemin Les Pastras, 84160 Cadenet, France

Meeting point:

Meet your guide directly at Les Pastras Truffle Farm

What to remember
  • Tours are for 2-14 people
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
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When
  • Summer tours: May through September at 6.00pm
  • Winter tours: mid-November through mid-March at 2.30pm

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Provider
Les Pastras
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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