Meteora Truffle Hunting and Lunch

Tour Details

Experience a true authentic Meteora truffle hunting, accompanied by an expert truffle hunter with dogs. Afterwards, you will taste authentic truffle recipes by a professional chef!

Visit Meteora in cooperation with the museum of natural History of Meteora and the Museum of Mushrooms organize for you a trip on the magical world of truffle and mushrooms.

On the region forests, which are famous for the quality of the truffles, these unique produce of nature awaits for you, very well hidden, not only to explore them but also to taste them.

Trained truffle dogs with their trainers will help you do so. They will initiate you into the secrets of truffles. Meanwhile an excellent chef will prepare for you in the forest an amazing truffle-pasta with the same truffles that you have selected.

The truffle pasta is cooked in a unique cooking pan, specially made for that purpose and to be able to cover the need for up to forty people!

But the magic doesn’t stop here! After you enjoy and the last bite of your truffle pasta, you are off to visit the Museum of Natural History of Meteora and the Mushroom Museum.

There, the personnel of the museum waits for you to give you a tour through the 350 different animal species and the 250 different types of mushrooms. The enjoyment continues since five – six different types of mushrooms are waiting for you to taste them with a glass of wine of one of the best wineries of the area.

At the same time, at the museum you will find amazing souvenirs and a large number of mushrooms products and truffles that you can purchase.

It’s definitely a one in a lifetime and unique experience which takes you to an old world but also largely unknown: The world of truffle and mushrooms.

Inclusions

  • Pick up and Drop off from your Hotel in Kalampaka or Kastraki
  • Truffle hunting in the forest near Meteora area
  • Truffle-pasta cooking for the participants
  • Mushroom tasting
  • 4 hours English speaking tour
  • Private tour on request

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Adult price applies to all participants.
  • This tour requires a minimum of 4 people to run. In case this number is not met, we will give you the option to reschedule for a different day or get a full refund.
  • Suitable walking shoes required – no flip-flops. Suggestions: walking boots or sneakers, closed-toe shoes with non slippery soles.
Voucher info:You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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We booked a Meteora day tour from Athens train station. The detail of the tour is very clear. The guide and driver are so nice and everything is well organized.

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The way to see this amazing site!

VisitMeteora turned out to be exactly as described: "travel professionals and local destination experts who have combined their talents, knowledge, resources and travel passion to become the pioneers of Destination Management Company in Meteora." The hike was very enjoyable and the guide was knowledgeable, polite...

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Rating:

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We started our 3 days in Meteora with the sunset tour. Our guide was very professional and gave a fantastic overview of the area. The information about Byzantine churches and the Orthodox Christians was especially helpful. I would recommend this tour.

Rating:

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the guide María, was incredible. Few people, so we didn't have to wait for anyone to go to the next place, everyone arrived at time arranged. Monasteries visited perfect. The explanation made by María perfect. Stops with the bus in best places to admire the...

Useful Information

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Min People: 4 people
  • Max People: 18
  • Starting Time: 10:00am
  • Adult Price: 130€
  • Groups: Contact Us
  • Pick up : Hotel Pickup

Reasons to Book

  • Participate in truffle hunting in the forest near Meteora area
  • Taste delicious truffle-pasta
  • Taste native mushrooms

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