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La Cerqua Truffles-Truffle Hunting

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Fun experience for the whole family!

my husband and I and our two teenage children were overwhelmed by our experience truffle hunting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Highlight of our visit to Italy

We had such a great day with Daniele, Cristine, Spuma, and the rest of our group hunting for... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2018
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La Cerqua offers memorable truffle hunting experiences in the Marche and Umbria regions of central Italy. Please join us and our truffle hunting team to explore the beautiful countryside all the while learning and participating in the antique...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Contrada Cerreto 16, 62026 San Ginesio, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my husband and I and our two teenage children were overwhelmed by our experience truffle hunting with Daniele and Cristine and their gorgeous dogs Spuma and Merlin. We learned so much about truffles and then we were able to sample the truffles that we found...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

We had such a great day with Daniele, Cristine, Spuma, and the rest of our group hunting for truffles, finding many, and then eating a wonderful lunch with A LOT of truffles! So interesting to learn about the different types of truffles and how they...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Excellent morning learning all about truffles and finding them in a relaxed and informative walk through beautiful woodland, followed by a memorable lunch showcasing why truffles are so sought after. Christine, Danny and of course Spumo all made for a wonderful experience.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

I had been told ahead of time that truffle hunting was a big scam, that no one ever tells anyone else where they find truffles. SO NOT TRUE !!! This was the real deal. Also, I had thought ahead of time that it was awfully...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Cristine and Daniele, along with Spumo, made my first trip to the La Marche area extra special. Cristine went out of her way to guide us to our meeting point when I was lost in beautiful San Genesio. Our walk through the hills was shady...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Had wonderful day in the Sibillini Mountains....trifle hunt and found truffles with the help of Danny's dog Danny and Cristine very knowledgeable....learnt a lot!!! Followed by an exquisite meal ....perfect day

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

Love Italy. Beautiful food and drink and now this really interesting fun thing to do Truffle Hunting. Relaxed and fun with our hosts. Highly recommend it!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

Through our vacation rental host we met Christine and her boyfriend Danielle: their beautiful truffle dog Spuma scurried into the hills and began sniffing, digging, and unearthing tens of golfball-sized nuggets of “black gold.” Hearing how the truffle industry has shifted over the last few...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

As a group we did an amazing truffle hunt last week. Daniele and Cristine were our excellent guides, explaining all about the countryside and what are the signs to look for in finding truffles. Spuma the dog found several summer truffles and was very energetic...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

Gently walking through the foothills with Cristine and Daniele's dog sniffing out Truffles whilst talking through how the dogs are trained to find them plus the beauty of this part of Italy was a truly memorable day, the day was so much more than just...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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