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Giulio the Truffle Hunter

Via di Terzano 34/bis, 50012, Bagno a Ripoli, Italy
+39 334 723 4689
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My favorite experience in Europe EVER!

Honestly, this was my most favorite, best experience I have had in all of Europe so far. This one... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
janegold2017
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Great experience,

First: I love truffles. So when this was recommended by fellow travelers we had to try it. We took... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
ja808va
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Via di Terzano 34/bis, 50012, Bagno a Ripoli, Italy
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Honestly, this was my most favorite, best experience I have had in all of Europe so far. This one had it all! A wonderful guide, Gulio, two beautiful, friendly truffle hunting dogs, a great overview and education of truffles, wonderful conversation, beautiful views, a walk...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

First: I love truffles. So when this was recommended by fellow travelers we had to try it. We took a taxi to his house. Guilio first gives you a brief but informative talk about truffles. Then we meet the dogs, and after a quick drive...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I had been looking for years for an affordable truffle hunt and finally found Giulio online. The experience begins with a discussion about truffles which includes information on the types of truffles, the truffle dogs and truffle hunting in general. We then moved outside for...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Make this a travel experience a priority! We (4 Canadian women) really enjoyed our successful trek through the forest in search of the hidden truffles with Giulio and his two well trained dogs. He prepared for us, a delicious truffle lunch in his charming country...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Wow ..what an experience. I had no idea it would be so much fun the day we truffle hunted. We learned so much, but the best part is Giulio himself. We enjoyed his stories, his singing, his cooking, and the wine. I can honestly say...More

Thank Sandi C
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had an amazing, quirky day hunting Truffles with Giulio and his two gorgeous dogs. Giulio is SO passionate about what he does and really welcomed us into his home for a delicious meal following our hunt. We shared some great laughs and will be...More

Thank ellsfree
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

One of the highlights of our trip to Italy. Giulio is the poet-philosopher of truffle hunting. He engaged our entire family, even our surly 16 year old son(who has stared into space on our other tours) from the start, welcoming us into his beautiful country...More

Thank Docjaws
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

My family and I had a great morning with Giulio and Eda learning about truffle hunting and then having a nice light lunch eating them, Our only regret is that we did not get to meet this new puppy that he will get this week....More

Thank resortsrme
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

A great morning truffle hunting with Giulio and Eda the truffle dog. Giulio is truly passionate about truffles and is keen to share his knowledge and experience. An enjoyable walk through the woods finding not one but three black summer truffles before heading back to...More

Thank Wileykit
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

My friends and I had a great experience truffle hunting with Giulio and Eda (the truffle hunting dog). We had a informative introduction to the types of truffles in the area then went off to hunt for truffles. We were lucky and found plenty of...More

Thank Georgia M
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Response from fred b | Reviewed this property |
We met Giulio in May and he took the two of us on a personal truffle hunt. I can't remember how much it cost but it was reasonable and we found three truffles which we took away with us for free, (well included in the... More
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