3-hour truffle hunting tour at Les Pastras
Activities

3-hour truffle hunting tour at Les Pastras

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Hunt for black truffles at a pretty Provençal truffle plantation
  • Search for truffles with a professional truffle hunter and his dog
  • Taste truffle snacks, Champagne, and local olive oil
What to expect

Enjoy a 3-hour tour of a Provençal truffle plantation and learn more about how truffles are cultivated and how truffle dogs are trained in the Luberon.

You will go on a hunt for France's elusive "black gold" through the forest with professional hunters who know all the tricks of the trade. You'll be impressed with the excitement as the dog begins to dig for these edible treasures! You will listen to surprising stories and anecdotes and will know the difference between a real Provencal tuber melanosporum and its inferior Chinese counterparts. You will also learn how to clean, preserve, and cook truffles properly.

Finally, to end this visit in beauty, you will be treated to a delightful tasting that incorporates the fresh truffle, champagne, and a tasting of organic Les Pastras olive and truffle oil produced on the farm.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • 3-hour truffle-hunting tour
    • Fresh truffle hors d'oeuvres tasting
    • Champagne tasting
    • Olive and truffle oil tasting
    What's not included
    • Pick-up and drop-off
    • Gratuities (optional)
    Reduced price
    • Youth (10-17)
    • Child (3-9)
    • Infant (0-2)
    Where

    Les Pastras Truffle Farm, 549 Chemin Les Pastras, 84160 Cadenet, France

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide directly at Les Pastras Truffle Farm

    What to remember
    • Tours are for 2-14 people
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Comfortable clothes
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    When
    • Summer tours: May through September at 6.00pm
    • Winter tours: mid-November through mid-March at 2.30pm

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    Provider
    Les Pastras
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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