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Truffle hunting

Discover ISTRIAN GOLD

Add flavor to your stay in Istria by tasting the local delicacy. Freshly shaved truffle on top of homemade pasta is a local specialty!

The families in the heart of Istria have been in the business of truffle hunting for generations. Join one of them in a once-in-a lifetime experience of hunting for the most expensive food in the world. The half day tour starts with a trip a to a third-generation award-winning family of truffle hunters in Buzet. From the terrace of their hilltop villa you’ll learn more about the truffle while a meal is prepared in front of you. Meet the hunting dogs and join in on the hunt for Istrian gold. 

This event is excellent for an intimate affair as well as a group activity. 

White truffle season lasts from September till January. Black truffles are collected throughout the entire year. 

Pick-up drop-off anywhere in Istria county is available at additional cost. 

2 people: €65 pp 

3 people: €60 pp 

4 people: €55 pp 

5 people: €50 pp

6 people: €45 pp