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could be more romantic than an Italian destination wedding
and honeymoon? Italy is one destination that is synonymous with
history, romance and living the good life.
A destination wedding in Italy would
not only be special, but would also be the experience of a
lifetime. So itís no wonder why many brides and grooms are
looking for destination wedding packages in Italy.
But when you choose
Italy for your destination wedding location, where do you even begin
to plan your wedding? You need to know about local marriage laws
and how to find wedding vendors, not to mention the fact that you
need to find a location in Italy for your destination wedding.
The task is daunting at
the least, but donít worry. With the right information, you can
easily plan your destination wedding in Italy and enjoy some of la
dolce vita yourself.
Read on and weíll go
over some key things you need to know about getting a destination
wedding packages Italy. From the best time of year to get
married to some of the top wedding locations in Italy, we go over it
tips On Having Italy as your
destination wedding location
The biggest tip for using Italy or any other foreign country as the
location for your destination wedding is to have a wedding planner
or contact in the area to help you with arranging your destination
wedding details. Many younger Italians do speak English, but not
everyone does. When you have someone working on your side, there is
no language barrier.
Often the ceremony location or your hotel can help you with finding
a wedding planner. Your planner will be key in arranging your
wedding vendors and filing the proper paperwork. This person can
also act as a translator on your wedding day because the Italian
government requires that marriage ceremonies be conducted in
of the easiest ways to arrange your wedding in Italy is to purchase
a destination wedding package that covers the rental of your
ceremony venue, your accommodations, decorations, photography,
flowers and officiate.
The big benefit of doing a destination wedding package in Italy is
that youíll have the advantage of an Italian wedding planner to
oversee all of the arrangements and help you on the big day.
There are several companies that offer destination wedding
packages. Do your research online and then call the agency or meet
with someone in person who can guide you through the process.
Where Should I Have My Destination
Wedding in Italy?
Italy is a large country divided into regions and each region has
its own character. There are three main areas that best capture the
romance of Italy and are the most scenic locations for a destination
The three areas for destination weddings in Italy are Tuscany which
is located from the west coast to the center of the country north of
Rome, Liguria on the north-western coast closest to France and then
the Amalfi coast which is on the west coast south of Rome.
Though there are lots of big city locations in Italy for destination
weddings (Rome, Florence and Venice to name a few), you will get the
most authentic and least expensive experience when you use a smaller
town in Italy for your wedding. Smaller towns are quainter and are
typically more affordable when it comes to the rental of wedding
venues, accommodation and the reception. The one caveat is that
people in smaller towns are less likely to speak English, so if you
donít speak much Italian, be sure to hire someone to help you make
In the Tuscany region of Italy, the destination wedding locations we
recommend are: Orvieto, Montalcino, Lucca, Pienza, Gubbio,
Montepulciano and Cortona. For Liguria, we recommend choosing a
destination wedding location in the Cinque Terre area. The towns
within that are are: Vernazza, Monterosso, Corniglia, Manarola,
Riomaggiore, Positano and Santa Margherita Ligure. And along the
Amalfi coast, the towns we recommend for destination weddings in
Italy are: Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano and Capri.
When to Have a
Destination Wedding in Italy
Unless you want a winter wedding in Italy, itís best to go during
the warmer months. Late March through June and then September
through early October are the best times to plan your destination
wedding in Italy.
In spring and fall the weather will be in the low 60ís and youíll
avoid the heat and crowds that come for the summer. Keep in mind
that the scenery will change with the seasons Ė for example there
are lots of flowers in bloom during the spring, while fall is the