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Wild Foods Italy

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The best day of our European Vacation

Sorry this review is so late, We visited Sept. 2017. When I told my friends I was going Truffle... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Unforgettable Experince with the Most Welcoming Family

Francesca, Allessandro, and Luca could not have been more gracious and welcoming hosts delivering... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sacramento, California
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Truffle hunting in the beautiful Umbrian hills, an unforgettable culinary experience, a day spent in the company of colorful locals, a stroll through some stunning countryside... The Wild Foods Gastronomical Adventure is a piece of Italy you will...more
Via San Quirico, 15, Montefalco, Italy
+39 333 498 5387
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry this review is so late, We visited Sept. 2017. When I told my friends I was going Truffle Hunting in the Countryside and giving up a day in Rome, they thought I was crazy. Well. I'l be crazy any day if this is the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Francesca, Allessandro, and Luca could not have been more gracious and welcoming hosts delivering the most amazing experience. It was such a treat to be welcomed into their home and ancestral lands for a day of truffle hunting complete with fantastic home made cheese, prosciutto,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a fantastic trip to Rome, but this excursion to Pettino for truffle hunting was the highlight. From the moment Mac picks you up from the train station, you see the beautiful scenery going up through the hills and inevitably you...More

Thank Brandi M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I actually confirmed the trip at the last minute and fortunately, they still managed to fit me in. I arranged for a pick-up from Assisi which was an expensive add-on, so doing the trip from Rome might have been the wisest choice. It was a...More

Thank blunderinga
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Our party of 6 participated in this excursion during the last week of August 2018. As it was the second time around for four of us we were a little concerned that the visit could never compare with our experience a few years previous. If...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Agreeing with all that’s been said on other reviews, we found wild foods to be a wonderful adventure for the senses. From the beautiful rolling hills and ravines that we drove and hiked searching for truffles, to the uniquely pungent aroma of the truffles found,...More

Thank Barbara d
Reviewed October 13, 2018

A rare combination of an authentic rural experience in a scenic location but very well organized and professional. Probably the highlight of our two week trip. A very special family hosts the guests. All the visitors interacted also...especially after several glasses of wine. If you're...More

Thank david999
Reviewed October 2, 2018

What a great day out for adults and children alike. Scrambling over the hills watching those dogs do their truffle hunting. Amazing from start to finish. An expected snack of the family's own cheese and scrambled eggs topped with grated truffles and washed down with...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Thank you again Francesca, Mac and team. The day with you and your family was one of the highlights of our trip. You are so knowledgeable and welcoming. I would definitely recommend this tour!

Thank Bianca O
Reviewed September 29, 2018

An afternoon and evening of observing first hand truffle hunting, pasta making, sheep herding and more, and then enjoying the culinary results in a rustic dinner with truffles in various forms, pecorino (from their sheep), olive oil (from their trees), truly local wine and much...More

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Sara M
March 10, 2018|
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Response from Francesca C | Property representative |
Hi Sara - Thanks for your message. I answered by email, please let me know that you received it! Best regards, Francesca
adi r
March 2, 2018|
Response from FrancescaTruffles | Property representative |
Hi - I sent you an email, I hope you receive it! If not please let me know. Best regards, Francesca
October 11, 2016|
Response from FrancescaTruffles | Property representative |
Ciao! It is usually quite chilly here in February and often we have snow, so not always the best time. There are, however, usually loads if truffles around - so up to you! It would be best to be in touch closer to the time... More