Turin Truffle Fair package

The Perfect Trip for Foodies: A Customised Package for Turin Truffle Fair

The region of Piedmont is famous for its stunning mountain landscapes, rolling hills and decadent cuisine. In particular, it is a popular destination for chefs and foodies for its rich truffles, with an annual festival taking place in Alba to celebrate the different truffle varieties and their products.

Our Turin Truffle Fair package gives you the opportunity to spend 6 nights in the beautiful region of Piedmont, where you can enjoy daily tours to different cities and enjoy the local cuisine, and of course the truffles! Below you will find an example itinerary but if you would like to amend any of the details please call one of our dedicated team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500, or Click here to send us an enquiry.

 

Flexible Package Itinerary

Day 1

  • Arrive at your selected hotel in Turin

Day 2

  • Guided visit to Turin, including Piazza Castello, the baroque old town, Palazzo Madama, the Cathedral, the Chapel of the Holy Shroud and the Church of San Lorenzo
  • Bicerin tasting and free time for lunch
  • Enjoy an aperitif Italian style in a historical caffè
  • Guided walk through the “dark” side of the city on a "magical mystery tour"

Optional: Visit to the National Cinema Museum, which was opened in 2000 and spans five floors. The themes of the floors are: the Archaeology of Cinema, the Film Camera, a Collection of Cinema Posters, Video Installations and the great Temple.

Day 3

  • Depart for Langhe, where you can enjoy a light lunch
  • Short walk in the historical center of Neive and the town's hill to take in the spectacular view over the surrounding vineyards
  • Journey to Barbaresco, where you will visit a winery and take part in wine tasting
  • Accommodation in Langhe

Day 4

  • Visit to a historical winery in Barolo, where you can take part in a wine tasting session and walk in the vineyards 
  • Light lunch followed by a trip to La Morra to admire the view of the Bassa Langa from the raised town square

Day 5

  • Visit to Alba, the town of a hundred towers and the capital of the Langhe
  • Special workshop with an expert truffle hunter
  • Light lunch
  • Truffle hunting with an expert truffle hunter and a trained dog in local woodland
  • Wine tasting experience, with a variety of wines, including local labels
  • Dinner at a local restaurant that serves a menu based on truffles

Day 6

  • Visit to the large wine-making estate of Fontanafredda, where you can enjoy a light lunch in the cellar or winery
  • Depart for Venaria to visit the Royal Palace of Venaria, which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Day 7

  • Departure, with private transfers from your hotel to Turin Airport


*Please note that the price is based on two people sharing a double room and does not include flights, tickets for the National Cinema Museum (€7.00 per person), meals not specified or city tax. However, this package is flexible, which means that we can create a tailor-made Turin truffle package centred around the truffle fair including all the extras that you want. For a personalised quote, please call a member of our expert travel team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500. Alternatively, please click here to send an online enquiry and we will get back to you right away.