What is the best place to get married in Italy?
Many couples who decide to get married in Italy ask this question and for this reason I decided to create an article that collects the most beautiful places to do wedding in Italy.
Thanks to its history, architecture and the beauty of nature, Italy is a perfect destination to celebrate your wedding. It’s a country that boasts an indescribable number of different scenarios, from the Amalfi Coast to the Dolomites mountains, from the Tuscany hills to Lake Como, from a city on the water like Venice, to an artistic city like Florence. All these places give the opportunity to create your own wedding following the style you like best.
For this reason it is not surprising that many celebrities have chosen to get married in Italy, as this article on Forbes also says. That said, let’s see together which are the best wedding venues in Italy.
1. Amalfi Coast
The Amalfi Coast is among the most beautiful places in the world. Characterized by steep cliffs and fantastic cities overlooking the sea, among these we find: Amalfi, Positano, Ravello, etc. The coast with its fairy-tale scenery is certainly among the most beautiful places to do your wedding.
Land of lemons, breathtaking sunsets, terraces suspended halfway between sea and sky, not surprisingly known with the nickname of “Divine” Amalfi Coast: it will be for these reasons that it is often chosen as a destination wedding by many Italians and tourists from all part of the world to celebrate their wedding. The hotels and villas located in this stretch of the Campania coast lend themselves as perfect locations not only for the wedding banquet, but also for evocative symbolic rites to be celebrated on site. Here are some of our favorites.
If you have clear ideas and you already know that you are getting married on the Amalfi Coast, this article I wrote might be right for you: 7 Best Wedding Venues in Amalfi Coast.
2. Tuscany (Chianti)
A few kilometers from Florence you will be immersed in the hills of Tuscany (called Chianti hills). In this magical setting, in addition to drinking excellent wine, you will have the opportunity to make your Italian wedding. Tuscany offers many locations to get married. If you want to get married in a castle or in an old farmhouse on top of a hill, you are in the right place.
In Tuscany, every month of the year offers a perfect place or landscape to say “Yes, I do”. With an enviable, mild and temperate climate, this region offers suggestive landscapes even to the bravest couples, who have chosen to get married during the winter season. In fact, there are many wedding locations in Tuscany where you can celebrate your wedding day sheltered from the unexpected bad weather.
Since I am often asked what are the best places to do the wedding in Italy, I thought this article would help many couples decide: 14 Best Places to get married in Tuscany.
If you want to get married in Italy, surely you can not miss one of the most artistic places in the country, Florence. This city will give you the opportunity to touch the Renaissance history of Italy, wonderful with its wonders in every corner. The Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Ponte Vecchio, are just some of the places that will frame the day of your wedding.
Indeed, the Tuscan capital offers everything you could wish for to make your wedding perfect: art, culture, nature, an excellent food and wine proposal, as well as an accommodation capacity and a transport service capable of guaranteeing maximum comfort.
If you want to discover the most beautiful places to get married in Florence read this article: Top 5 Luxury Wedding Venues in Florence (post still under writing).
Why choose Venice for your wedding? Because it is simply a unique city in the world. Many couples have the desire to take a ride on the gondola along the canals of the city; why not do it in a wedding dress?
The gondolas, the canals, the bridges, the streets and then the artistic beauties and the millenary and glorious history are the essence of the charm of a floating city unique in the world. Whose exceptional and refined uniqueness has conquered poets, writers, painters, musicians, directors and simple tourists for centuries.
A wedding in Venice means a wedding in the city of lovers. Over the centuries, in fact, the Serenissima has been the perfect setting for innumerable and poignant love stories, real or imaginary, with its maze of streets enclosed between two uninterrupted wings of buildings, which suddenly emerge onto unexpected little squares, and its beautiful bridges that dominate the waterways crossed by boats, which are the only means of transport available.
Like all cities, here too there are many luxury hotels where you can have your wedding. I thought of selecting the best hotels for you: Best 5 Luxury Wedding Hotel in Venice (post still under writing).
5. Como Lake
The Lake Como, with its fantastic panorama, sunny climate, exquisite cuisine and fabulous wine, makes it one of the most important luxury wedding destinations in the world. The lake certainly offers important features such as the large open spaces for reception and the opportunity to do cruises on the lake, for you and your guests.
Choosing Lake Como to get married means choosing a romantic place, favored by poets and lovers. Lake Como is the ideal scenario to celebrate the most beautiful day of your life thanks to the infinite possibility of choice of the highest level in terms of location and breathtaking views.
If you are thinking of having a luxurious wedding in Italy with so many people, it could be the right place.
This article will help you find the best places to do your wedding: The top 5 Lake Como Wedding Venues (post still under writing).
6. Apulia (Puglia)
The olive groves that meet the crystal clear waters of the sea, under the sun of beautiful southern Italy. Apulia, or simply “Puglia”, as it is called by Italians, is definitely one of the most characteristic areas of Italy that creates a perfect mix between the peace of the countryside with its “masserie” and the sea.
Puglia represents one of the most evocative natural settings in Italy, and this not only for its landscape characteristics but also and above all for its cultural and culinary traditions.
Puglia is sea, cuisine and traditions, castles, farms, beaches, estates, promontories overlooking the sea or sumptuous villas surrounded by olive trees; Puglia offers many alternatives to those who choose to get married in this beautiful region. Those who come to Puglia often become part of it.
Here you can read the list of my favorite places to get married in Apulia: Top 5 Venues for a Wedding in Puglia (post still under writing).
Capri is the pearl of the Mediterranean! The “queen of rock” as Pablo Neruda wrote and with its breathtaking views will amaze you and your guests. The wedding will be an unforgettable occasion for everyone to visit one of the most beautiful places in the world!
If you are organizing a wedding weekend, treat your guests to a beautiful tour of the island at sunset aboard the typical gozzo boats with lots of wine and tomato bruschetta. You will thus be able to admire the Faraglioni, the Blue Grotto, the Natural Arch and swim in the clear waters of Marina Piccola and the lighthouse.
Capri, despite being an island, is not isolated. The island boasts intense connections with the mainland (Naples and its international airport are an hour away, while Sorrento is less than 30 minutes away) and reaching the island will not be difficult. The Amalfi coast with Amalfi, Positano, Ravello is even closer (20-30 minutes). We advise you to download the Capri Online Capri Schedule app, which is useful for checking the hydrofoil and ferry timetables to and from Capri.
This is a small article that contains the best three hotels on the island: Top 3 Destination Weddings in Capri (post still under writing).
A journey sailing in a sea of emerald, between small and large coves with white sand: this is Sardinia, an island that amazes the visitor for its natural contrasts, lights and colors, a country of ancient traditions, surrounded by wild and unspoilt nature.
Sardinia is a land that gives its best in the summer and spring seasons, which is why many “summer” couples consider it a preferential destination for weddings. In reality, its mountainous and wooded areas offer sceneries just as suggestive as the beaches.
Among the most beautiful places in Sardinia where you can say yes, we cannot fail to mention the splendid beaches in the south. Naturalistic treasures that leave anyone who arrives there speechless, but above all they lend themselves to being exclusive locations for tropical-style weddings.
From the Poetto beach in Quartu Sant’Elena up to Villasimius and the Torre delle Stelle. Each of these locations boasts beaches of very fine white sand that extend for tens of kilometers where you can celebrate a wedding with a civil or symbolic ceremony.
Are you still thinking about getting married in Sardinia or not?
This article is a short guide to finding the best places to get married: 5 Best places to get married in Sardinia (post still under writing).
Sicily is the largest island of Italy and the Mediterranean, a surprising land rich in history and traditions, where art and culture are intertwined with wonderful natural beauty. From the sea to the mountains, through the countryside, volcanoes and fishing villages, there are so many reasons to get married in Sicily.
Time passes slowly, everyone moves more slowly and more calmly. Those in a hurry don’t come to Sicily. The seasons are marked by the succession of religious festivals and the rhythms of the earth. Traditions and customs have remained intact to this day and the colorful folklore of this island is certainly the first of the 5 reasons to organize your destination wedding in Sicily.
It is the perfect place to spend the days leading up to the wedding, to comfortably savor its cuisine and the intense flavors of its typical products, to enjoy the clear sea and unspoiled nature as well as the marvelous Baroque architecture.
Follow this article if you have decided to make your Italian wedding here: The 3 Best Wedding Venues in Sicily (post still under writing).
Rome is the Eternal City, the heart of one of the most ancient civilizations, the place of origin of many peoples and many cultures of our day. Hundreds of writers, poets and artists from every historical period and from every part of the world have celebrated its beauty, its colours, its art, its atmosphere rich in history.
But Rome is not only a city full of monuments, palaces and museums without equal in the world; it is also a modern city, full of life, able to offer fun and pleasure for all tastes. It is the city of love and passion capable of giving unique emotions.
Rome is an open-air museum capable of welcoming new arrivals by enveloping them in its embrace that will make them feel at ease as if they were at home at all times. Every place is a natural setting for a video and photo session capable of capturing the special moments of your big day.
Rome offers significant logistical advantages for those who decide to get married in the Eternal City. Italy is at the center of the Mediterranean and therefore is an important link between the various countries; moreover, Rome is the most convenient city for destination weddings: offering the largest number of direct flights from abroad than any other Italian city, once landed your guests will practically have arrived at their destination. Rome’s airports are very well connected and allow you to reach the city center in about 30 minutes.
Here again, I wrote a short article about the best luxury hotels: The 5 Best Wedding location in Rome (post still under writing).
Being a wedding videographer in Italy has great responsibilities; not only for work but also for the advice given to couples. I hope with this article I helped you to choose the place for your wedding in Italy. If you have questions, you can contact me at this page: contacts. I will be happy to help you in your choice of best wedding venues in Italy.