Full-Day Barbaresco Wine Tour with Truffle Hunting and Lunch

USD 859



Embark on a bespoke, full-day wine excursion in the breathtakingly beautiful region of Piedmont, where the thrill of truffle hunting awaits. Savor the flavors of the region with a sumptuous dinner at a traditional eatery, where local culinary delights will leave you enchanted.

Embark on a captivating journey through the Langhe region of Italy, renowned for its decadent black and prized white truffles. This captivating adventure will treat your senses to the picturesque woodlands, lush green hills, and majestic snow-capped mountains of Piedmont, punctuated by medieval castles that add to the region's allure. The majestic mountain range cradles an incredible gastronomic heritage, waiting to be discovered. Get ready to indulge in the region's finest cuisine and exceptional Barbaresco wine at one of the region's top wineries. You'll have the unique opportunity to go truffle hunting in Alba, Italy's culinary capital. Accompanied by local truffle experts, you'll delve into the fascinating world of truffles, learning about their symbiotic relationship with specific trees and the art of harvesting these prized delicacies. After the hunt, savor a truffle-infused appetizer before indulging in a delectable lunch at a traditional restaurant with breathtaking views of the surrounding vineyards. Feast on local specialties, such as gnocchi, white mushroom risotto, tender agnolotti pasta, roasted rabbit, and veal with Barbaresco wine, paired with expertly chosen wine combinations by a knowledgeable sommelier. The culinary journey continues with a wine tasting at an esteemed Barbaresco winery, whose noble roots date back to the 18th century. Discover the art of winemaking and sample some of the region's finest DOCG wines, crafted from the nebbiolo grape. Finally, wander through the charming historic center of Barbaresco, surrounded by the region's iconic vineyards. Take in the breathtaking panorama of vineyards, woods, and medieval fortresses, a true testament to the Langhe region's natural beauty.