Leaving Milan with a private driver from your hotel, you will reach Alba area in about 2 hrs, traveling along southern Piedmont and its beautiful hills covered with colorful vineyards and hazelnut woods.
This tour is subject to the availability of truffle hunters and availability of seasonal products. Available only from October to Dec/January.
Your personal driver collects you in Milan, tour begins by visiting the “Alba White Truffle international fair”, one of the main tradeshows of Italian high gastronomy and food excellences.
The tradeshow takes place in the historical center of Alba, the ideal place to appreciate and buy the best region’s truffles.
Your personal truffle hunter will explain you the techniques and the secrets of a tradition handed down for centuries: discover the truffles, where and how they grow and what helps them to be so intense in taste and perfume, and how to find, identify and collect them from the ground. The tour will continue with a relax moment: in a typical country house you will have a tasting of local products combined with the best local wines: Dolcetto, Nebbiolo and Barolo.
This is an exclusive, one-of-a-kind experience, authentic, local and real. Off the tourism paths.
The tour ends with a transfer back to your hotel in Milan.
Your hotel in Milan area (different location may be agreed)
Suggested departure from 8:00am to 9:30am
You can customize your tour according to your needs and preferences, our staff would be happy to inform you about different options, alternative routes and site.
Your private driver will welcome you at your hotel in Milan
Alba is a town in Piedmont region. It is considered the capital of the UNESCO Human Heritage hilly area of Langhe, and is famous for its white truffle, peach and wine production.
In the woods of the Roero region, you will learn some of the secrets of truffle hunting.
In about 2h you will reach back your hotel in Milan