Asciano and the truffle
The day begins early in the morning (h7.00) with a trip in the countryside with an expert truffle searcher and his dog. After a break, meeting point in the town centre for a continental breakfast. In the second part of the morning (h11.00) Asciano guided tour which starts with a walk along Corso Matteotti (the ancient part of Via Lauretana inside the town walls) to discover one of the main monuments of “Il Paese del Garbo” (the town of courtesy, politness). Crossing the medieval Piazza del Grano we will arrive at Palazzo Corboli Museum. Here you can find the many works of art created by the greatest Sienese artists from the 14th to the 16th century: Ambrogio Lorenzetti, the Master of the Observance, Matteo di Giovanni, Rutilio Manetti and precious wooden sculptures such as those of Giovanni Pisano and Francesco di Valdambrino together with a collection of Etruscan finds coming from the various archaeological complexes in the area.
End of our services.
€85 per pax (children 5-14 yeras old, under 5 not admitted)
Duration about 6h. (more the time for the lunch). Beginning h10.00.
Available every day (on request, minimum 4pax).
Languages: Italian, Spanish, English, French.
Included in the price:
Guided tour of Asciano;
Entrance at Palazzo Corboli;
Truffle search guided by an expert;
Optional (to be confirmed at booking)
Lunch in restaurant in Asciano with wine tasting. Lunch is composed by starter (white or rosè wine), first course (young red wine), main course (important red wine), dessert (Vin santo sweet wine) €62
Lunch in a restaurant in Asciano: first, second, dessert, ¼ of house wine and water included based on truffle, price on request according to the season of truffle.
Transfers are free and not included.
Notes: The tour is max in two languages chosen by the first people who book. The tour is available only if there are at least 4 reservations.