Truffle Hunting Tour with a Famous Prague Truffle Hunter
Experience truffle hunting with local truffle hunter Petr and his dog Nela. Touch, smell and even taste real truffles! Learn about the mystery of truffle hunting, secret hunters’ lore, the mafia and the black market. End with a great truffle dish at an excellent restaurant near the Charles Bridge.
- Meet a famous truffle hunter and his dog
- Watch a short K9 demonstration, used by the US military for training dogs to search for drugs and explosives
- Hear thrilling stories about the truffle business
- Enjoy a truffle hunting demonstration
- Admire beautiful views of the Old Town from Petřín Hill
- Savour a delicious truffle meal at an excellent restaurant near the Charles Bridge
- Take home some real black truffles!
Experience a truffle hunting demonstration with the famous Czech truffle hunter Petr and his best friend, Nela.
Together they supply all Czech Michelin-starred restaurants, and during winter you can meet them in the most famous truffle-rich areas, such as Piedmont and Provence.
Because of this, they have the most amazing stories about truffles, their secrets and the market (even the black one). They know why these mysterious mushrooms are one of the most expensive foods in the world, and they'll tell you.
During this tour you’ll witness a truffle hunting demonstration close to the city centre in the Petřín nature park, offering one of the best views of Prague Old Town.
Would you like to know how to make a fortune hunting truffles? How to train your own dog to search for truffles? During this tour you’ll touch and smell real truffles, and hear amazing stores from all over the Mediterranean, where Petr and Nela spend the winter truffle seasons.
You’ll also learn about truffle hunters’ secret lore, their hard daily routine, the steep truffle prices and the dark side of the truffle business: frauds and the truffle mafia!
- A real truffle hunter and his dog as your guides
- Excellent truffle lunch or dinner at a restaurant near the Charles Bridge (vegetarian option available upon request)
- Glass of Czech beer/glass of wine/soft drink
- Truffle gift (fresh black truffles – take home a really unique present for your family and friends!)
What‘s not included
- Hotel transfers