Buzau County is an ideal place for truffle hunting. Being on the same latitude as Piemont in Italy, having favourable climate conditions and abundant forests, Buzau County has excellent conditions for the growth of truffles. Truffle hunting needs a lot of experience, knowledge of local places and special trained dogs. Truffle hunting in Buzau with experienced local guides is an extraordinary and very exclusive tourism experience, just one and a half hour from Bucharest. TOUR INFORMATION: Truffle Hunting Tour/Event type: 1-Day Event,  Weekend Tour (2 days) or combined culinary tour (5-7 days in Romania) Truffle hunting is only offered as package together with a truffle cooking classes & Dealu Mare wine tasting Date: July to January (based on the weather conditions for the growth of truffles), upon individual request Locations: Forests of Buzau Group size: minimum 8 persons [vfb id=’2′]

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The first Tourism Infopoint Buzau, a tourism information centre, will be opended shortly in the Berca village.

The tourism info center will be located on the way to the Muddy Volcanoes, visited by around 2,000 tourists per week-end. The new center will be in a former bus station that is to be renovated with financial aid from several sponsors. It will provide information about the sights of the area and the tours available in the region, i.e. Ciolanu Monastery, Ratesti Monastery, hiking in the Carpthian mountains, rafting, cycling tours, offroad tours or truffle hunting in the forest of Buzau.