This short tour is a mouth-watering adventure between the Langa and the Roero in Piedmont, Italy, dedicated to the search for truffles.

Trip summary

  • Departure Alba
  • End Montà d'Alba
  • Countries
    • Italy
  • City
    • Alba
    • Montà d'Alba
  • Theme Food and wine
  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Accommodation Standard
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our standards

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Bassa Langa
    Day 1 Transfer by car

    Arrival in the early afternoon in the Bassa Langa, historical territory that became part of the UNESCO Heritage, with Alba representing its largest urban center. These lands are renowned for their wines, truffles, typical products and splendid landscapes characterized by the vineyards that symbolize this land and the union between man and the territory in which he lives.

    Upon arrival, check-in at the property. Afterwards during the afternoon there will be a visit to a well-known winery dating back to the late 800, during the tour you can also visit the museum in the structure. At the end of the visit there will be a tasting  where it will be possible to taste more wines and typical local products. At the end of the day dinner in the Langa with a typical menu.

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  • 2
    Montà d'Alba
    Day 2 Transfer by car

    The second day check out in the morning and transfer to the Roero in the small town of Montà d'Alba, famous for the castle that stands in the highest part of the village and the sanctuary that is located just outside the center. In Montà the truffle search activity is scheduled, which will give you the opportunity to discover the characteristics of this renowned product, its history and the techniques used to search and find it, while being immersed in nature and in the frame of the UNESCO hills. At the end of the activity there will be a tasting of truffle-based products and a glass of wine. Free afternoon and return.

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  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Winery tour and wine tasting
    • One dinner (drink excluded)
    • Accommodation for one night
    • Search for truffles
    • Health / baggage insurance
    Price does not include
    • Transfers
    • Cancellation insurance (available on request)
    • All that is not mentioned under "the price includes" section.

    Optional on request:

    • Lunch and / or dinner with traditional menu in a restaurant, inn or farm (extra charge)
    • Overnight in local accommodations (B&B, farm or hotel ) (extra charge)
    • Bike and eBike rental (extra charge)
    • Transfers, min 8 people (extra charge)

    Notes:

    • Extra charge for health / baggage insurance for people residing outside Italy
    • Upon booking we recommend to mention any food intolerances and / or allergies or particular diet (vegan, vegetarian ecc.)