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Guided tour of a truffle wood in Périgord

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Saint-Cyprien

Pechalifour - Saint-Cyprien

Guided tour of a truffle, truffle hunting with dogs, packages for individuals and groups with a 'meal while visiting the truffle and truffle', Training courses, various tastings on request, in a typical village of Black Perigord.


Guided tour of a truffle wood in Périgord
2:00 - 1 person
10 €
1:00 - 1 person
6 €


Carole Aynaud Humblet
Languages spoken:

Practical information

EstablishmentCarole Aynaud Humblet
Participants' profileAll ages
In detail

All that you will want to know about the truffle and that Edouard will say to you with passion. Demonstration of recipes(receipts) in the cooking(kitchen) and meal in our dining room. Training courses in the trufficulture on 2 days.

Establishment policy

RatesDiscounted rates on a sliding scale
Security depositDown payment of 25% of the total service price
PaymentCredit card, cheque, bank transfer, cash

Opening times

10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15
10h45 - 12h30
16h00 - 18h15

Customer reviews

Value for money
Tampa, United States
December 2018
We had a great time
We were the only English speakers in the group, so the host made a point of asking a couple of the bilingual guests to translate for us. They seemed happy to do this and we learned a lot. He also speaks some English and explained some parts separately to us. The host is a happy, gregarious man who obviously loves what he does, and his enthusiasm is infectious. It was a happy, boisterous group and we felt very welcome and comfortable. The food was simple but well prepared and tasty. After lunch we took a nice walk on the property and the dog pointed out the truffles and guests took turns digging them up. This was one of our best experiences during our visit to France. We highly recommend it.
Singapore, Singapore
December 2018
Truffle Fun
The tour was fun and highly educational. Everyone in the family enjoyed it and we were very fond of their dog.
Biggin Hill, United Kingdom
September 2017
Encounter with a true expert
We loved this visit, the proprietor is a true expert and loves to share his knowledge of the truffle. As well as a very interesting classroom style lesson we went out to look at a plantation and then to the actual hunt. The dogs never failed, each time they were asked to search they found a truffle, it still needed digging up and that is where the class came in handy, there were no shortage of volunteers. The visit contains a lot of humour as well as a lot of knowledge. The price of the visit was fair but we found the tasting plate a bit expensive for what it was. Overall I would definitely recommend it, I came away with a new respect for the truffle.
Eslöv, Sweden
August 2017
Very interesting
A very interesting visit.
Columbia, United States
December 2016
One of the Best things we did in France
It was incredible!!! The tour, the information, the food…were perfect. We have traveled all over the world and this was by far one of the most interesting and informative tours. My husband speaks French but I do not, and yet I was able to understand and even have an in-depth conversation about farm life.

Places of interest nearby

Castle of Campagne (2.6 km)
Church Saint-Jean-Baptiste (2.6 km)
Cave of La Mouthe (3.4 km)
Cave of Saint-Cirq (3.9 km)
Cave of the Sorcier (3.9 km)
Castle of Fages (4.2 km)
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil (4.3 km)
Castle of Tayac (4.4 km)
The National Prehistoric Museum (4.4 km)
Tourist Office of the Eyzies (4.4 km)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Truffle Festival
A gourmet event in honour of the black Périgord truffleJanuary 2024Sarlat-la-Canéda (17.3 km)
Sarlat Fest'Oie
A festival dedicated to foie gras and traditional fatted goose cuisineMarch 2024Sarlat-la-Canéda (17.3 km)
Sim Copans Festival
A festival for jazz-lovers at the foot of a Romanesque abbeyJuly 2024Souillac (38 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Restaurant du Château
French cuisine16 € to 30 € Campagne (2.6 km)
La Maison
World food33 € Les Eyzies (4.3 km)
French cuisine12 € to 20 € Les Eyzies (4.4 km)
Restaurant L'Atelier d'Epicure
French cuisine48 € to 58 € Castels et Bézenac (6.8 km)
La Petite Tonnelle
French cuisine21 € Beynac-et-Cazenac (13.1 km)
Lo Gorissado
French cuisine55 € Saint-André-d'Allas (13.4 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Loop Limeuil
HikeIntermediate4:30Limeuil (8.7 km)
Boucle of Rouffignac
Mountain bike itineraryEasy1:00Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac (16.6 km)
Buckle overpasses
HikeEasy2:20Larzac (16.6 km)
Between walled towns and abbeys
HikeEasy5:00Saint-Avit-Sénieur (19.9 km)
Beaumont, Town Mill circuit
HikeEasy1:00Beaumontois en Périgord (23 km)
Moulin de Mandassagne
HikeEasy2:20Saint-Martin-de-Villeréal (31 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Gìte Kuppens Cottage
Vacation rental500 € to 1100 € per weekLe Bugue (3.7 km)
Maison Valentin
Vacation rental630 € to 1560 € per weekLe Bugue (3.7 km)
Vacancéole - Résidence Le Clos du Rocher
HotelLes Eyzies (4.1 km)
Hôtel le Centenaire
HotelLes Eyzies (4.3 km)
Le Moulin De La Beune
HotelLes Eyzies (4.3 km)
Hôtel des Roches - Climatisation
HotelLes Eyzies (4.3 km)
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