KA10 - BLACK TRUFFLES IN PROVENCE DROME (11H30) – $336.00 per person - minimum 5 persons
Departure from Lyon
Daily from November to February
From 07:30 to 19:00
In the morning, visit the impressive medieval castle of Suze la Rousse from the 13th century which today houses the internationally recognised University of Wine.
Then, meet a truffle seeker and his trained dog and go to hunt black truffles also called “cavage”. Discover many secrets about truffles; learn about their characteristics, their ideal environment and how to recognize their quality.
At lunch, on Saturdays only, experiences the special atmosphere of a truffle market in Richerenches and enjoy a picnic truffle meal. The other days, savour a complete truffle menu in a small local restaurant with menus starting from EUR50.00 per person, not included.
In the afternoon, visit the majestic Château de Grignan Renaissance style famous for the Marquise de Sauvigné letters who described the Versailles life under Louis 14th reign.
Complete the journey at a small winery tasting several Côtes du Rhône & Tricastin wines in a friendly atmosphere.
- English speaking guide,
- Entrance fees to monuments or activities mentioned are included unless stated as optional.
- Meals and drinks
- Gratuities and personal expenses.