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Truffle weekend in Provence at Château La Roque

Truffle vacations in Provence: seek and savor the black truffle of the Vaucluse.

Take advantage of this special offer for a Truffle Weekend in the heart of the Vaucluse and learn all about this prestigious mushroom called the “black diamond”. Come search for truffles, guided by a caveur (truffle gatherer) and his dog.

Stay at Château La Roque during your Truffle Weekend in Provence.

Château La Roque is situated in the heart of the truffle fields of the Vaucluse and near the truffle market in Carpentras, the reference market for all of France. Château la Roque is the ideal spot to relax after your days filled with discovering and sampling the black truffle.

This Truffle Weekend special offer includes, for two people:

  • Two nights with breakfast at Château la Roque.
  • Thursday, the evening of arrival: welcome cocktails and a 3-course dinner, drinks included.
  • Friday: a visit of the truffle market in Carpentras, then digging for truffles with a dog, followed by a truffle lunch; in the evening at the castle, cocktails by the fireplace, 4-course gourmet truffle dinner with food and wine pairing.
  • Saturday: tours of prestigious wine estates with wine tastings

Price of the truffle weekend for 2 people and two nights (based on double occupancy):

  • Junior Suite or Suite (50m2): € 1,200
  • Superior room (42m2): € 1,000
  • Comfort room (26m2): € 920

THREE possible truffle weekends:

  • 2016: Thursday 12/ 01 to Saturday 12/03, or 2 nights;
  • 2017: Thursday 01/05 to Saturday 01/07, or 2 nights;
  • 2017: Thursday 03/02 to Saturday 03/04, or 2 nights.

Options: it is possible to stay an additional night with an evening led by a wine expert during the dinner at the Château. Please contact us to organize this truffle weekend according to your wishes, as much for the activities as the length of stay.

Discover the black truffle with an experienced guide.

Head off to hunt truffles with Éric Jaumard and his dog in the magnificent hills of the Vaucluse, the department that produces 90% of the black truffles sold in France. Éric will share all of the black diamond's secrets with you. You will discover the “tuber melanosporum” in all its forms during the gourmet dinners at the Château with the wine suggestions from a sommelier. Discover the authentic and enthralling truffle market in Carpentras where the price for the black truffle in France is set. To complement this gourmet tour, we organize for you visits and wine tastings at some of the most remarkable vineyards.

Truffle Weekend in Provence