May 23, 2023 | Day 2 – Luberon Valley – Truffles & Wines
This morning drive into the Luberon Valley. Start the day exploring the world of truffles. Meet with Johan & Lisa at their truffle farm, LES PASTRAS
located in the heart of the Luberon countryside. Go behind the scenes of the world’s most secretive business. Take a tour of a Provençal truffle plantation, learn how truffles are cultivated and truffle dogs are trained, and go on a hunt for France’s elusive “black gold” with your hosts.
Learn all of the tricks of the of the trade as Lisa & Johan will lead you down the path of truly unique Provencal life. The visit will end with a tasting of truffles and also After this fascinating visit, stop for a ‘chic picnic’ lunch at a local winery.
After an optional tour of the winery with the winemaker, enjoy a casual picnic lunch with a glass of refreshing rosé overlooking the surrounding vineyards After lunch, continue to explore the Luberon Valley.
Learn more about the authentic Luberon wines between Provence and Rhône Valley style – reds full of character & finesse and gastronomic rosés. Stop at a family owned winery for a visit & tasting As your explore, admire the stunning countryside & the perched villages, most being ranges as “one of the most beautiful villages of France”