Do you want to experience a unique opportunity in Langhe – La Morra? Do you want to find out how the famous white and black truffles of Piedmont are?
La Morra in Piedmont Region (Italy), is one of the most famous towns in the Langhe for wine production and truffle hunting!
It will be the “Trifulau”, along with trusted dogs to accompany you in exploring the woods to find the prized white and black truffles in La Morra.
La Morra Truffle Hunting Experience
Our truffle tour in La Morra is the best way to discover the fantastic culinary and wine offerings of the Langhe.
If you want to book a one-of-a-kind tour, we can pick you up and bring you back to the end of the tour in the city where you stay.
The truffle hunt is about 2 hours.
At the beginning we will explain you something about Black and White Alba truffle.
Then, passing La Morra wine yards and hazelnut fields, we arrive at the truffle woods, called in Piedmont “tartufaia“.
There we follow the dog and we will find some truffle.
You need trekking clothes and specially good shoes for walking on an uneven ground which may be muddy.
If you like, we can rent you rubber boots from 4,00 €/ pair.
We only need to know your shoe sizes in advance.
Where to sleep near Alba or La Morra?
We are working every day for discover the best itinerary for our clients.
If you will discover Piedmont countryside contact us for some advice.
We will meet at 9.00 am to move to the forest where we will be hunting for truffles. Your trifolau or truffle hunter will explain to you what are the places where truffles can be found and how to find them.
Thanks to the instructions of your trifolau and the help of the truffle dog, you will enter the woods. the trifolau will explain the difference between black and white truffles and explain how to find them thanks to the help of the dog.
When the sharp nose of the truffle dog has identified the area and the exact point where the truffles are found, it will be necessary to remove the dog and dig into the earth with great care to avoid damaging the white truffle. The scent of truffle will burst forth immediately.
After searching for a couple of hours and finding your truffles we will return to La Morra where you can continue your tours, we recommend wine tours and truffle tastings.