Truffle hunt

If you want a whole day of gastronomic adventure, we have the package for you! Together with local truffle hunters and their dogs, you will be able to enjoy a wonderful day hunting for truffles as well as have the opportunity to taste outstanding Istrian wines and other treats made from truffles.

TRUFFLE HUNT(premium tour):

€159,99

9:00am

The tour guide will pick you up in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. We leave from in front of the hotel or other agreed upon location.
After a brief introduction to the all-day trip, prepare yourself for a day to remember.

 

10:00am

We start the day with a truffle hunt. You set off with a local truffle hunter and his dog into the woods to find these Istrian treasures.

The local guide will tell you more about the history of truffles and this type of hunting.

After the hunt you will have a truffle tasting, trying truffles prepared in various ways including the ‘fritalja’ with truffles – an egg dish which is a speciality of the area. Not forgetting the excellent Istrian Malvasia wine which accompanies these delicacies.

1:30pm

We will visit an organic olive farm, where you will be able to see how olive oil is made and find out everything there is to know about olive oil’s medicinal properties. After that comes an olive oil tasting, where we will teach you how to distinguish the best-quality olive oils.

3:00pm

We then continue with a wine tasting in a wine cellar, where an expert will tell you more about the history of wine producing in Istria. There will be no shortage of homemade wine, cheese and prosciutto to enjoy in the gorgeous setting and pristine nature.

4:00pm

We visit one last wine-maker who will show you his wines and set up a pleasant wine tasting for you to enjoy. You can then enjoy a tour of the old Istrian towns of Grožnjan or Motovun.

5:00pm

We will stop for a honey tasting where you will learn about this Istrian gold and have the opportunity to buy something made of honey for yourself or a loved one.

6:00pm

Our tour guide will take you where you would like to go to enjoy the rest of the evening.

Grožnjan is a place which you must visit. And enjoy the beauty of Istria and drink fine wines. Thanks really a beautiful day.

Eggs with truffles (˙fritaja), and ice cream with truffles. Thank you for a truly memorable 🙂

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