Alba: 3-Hour Gastronomy Tour with Wine

Alba: 3-Hour Gastronomy Tour with Wine

From $103.29 per person

Discover Alba like a foodie in an engaging and informative city walking tour. Experience the local culinary scene and taste 5 typical dishes while learning about their history and preparation.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 2.5 - 3 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Private or small groups available


  • Savor 5 typical dishes from the region
  • Enjoy two glasses of wine with the tastings
  • Explore Alba in a private or small group tour
Full description
Stroll through an open-air market, learn the traditions of an old-fashioned bakery, and savor local cheeses, cured meats, and antipasti in this 3-hour culinary adventure.  Meet your local guide in Piazza Garibaldi and explore an open-air market. Enter a traditional cheese shop and learn about the different cheeses and their production. Try goat cheese and sheep cheese and learn how to differentiate the two before entering an old-fashioned bakery to learn about the grissini (traditional breadsticks).  Take a break in a bistrot where locals go to eat and savor two of the most traditional starters or antipasti. Next, enter a truffle shop run by a family of truffle hunters and taste the salami, cheese, honey, and olive oil enriched with local truffles. Savor tajarin or risotto served with freshly shaved black truffles and a glass of wine.  Taste one last local delicacy in a cozy store that specializes in salami and cured meats or enjoy another typical recipe in a restaurant in the town center. Of course, the tour would not be complete without a dessert of hazelnut pastries and chocolate truffles.
  • 3-hour culinary tour
  • Guide
  • 5 food tastings
  • 2 glasses of wine
  • Small bottle of water
  • Additional tastings
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

Please meet the local tour guide in Piazza Garibaldi, in front of Caffè Garibaldi.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • A minimum of 4 participants is required for this tour. If the minimum is not met, you will be offered a full refund.
  • Private tours are available for groups of 2 or 3.
  • Alcohol cannot be served to anyone under 18 years of age.
  • Entrance to the open-air market is dependent on its operating hours.
  • Food allergies and dietary restrictions must be communicated at the time of booking.
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