Are you intrigued by the world of truffles? Here's a tour for you! A walk through Alba's old town in search of the Tuber Magnatum Pico, a unique opportunity to discover the secrets of this precious hypogean mushroom, from its beginnings to the present day.
A journey through the city's history, around the iconic venues of the International Alba White Truffle Fair and the World Truffle Market. A special stop at the so called "bar dei cercatori" (the truffle hunters bar), the informal meeting place of the "trifulau". It is right there that you will meet one of them, ready to satisfy your curiosity about his unique craft and the "perfect truffle hunting".
In fact, by purchasing your ticket, you are helping to protect the environment and preserve the biodiversity of the area, allowing us to plant new truffle trees.
When: on Fridays at 11 am and on Mondays at 4 pm from the 6th of October till the 4th of December.
Departure: Tourist Office - Piazza Risorgimento, 2 Alba. Meeting 15 minutes before.
Languages: visits will be in Italian and English with a bilingual guide.
Number of participants: maximum 25 people.
Accessibility: the itinerary is entirely accessible.
Price: €10 Whole Ticket. Not refundable.
Free: for children up to 14 years, disabled people and carer.
Pet Friendly, excluding places of worship.