Getting married in Italy is the dream of many couples and Italy is the perfect country for this purpose: the stunning architecture, the history filled with artistic beauty, the romance of the places, combined with beautiful sunsets, breathtaking landscapes and excellent food and wine will offer an atmosphere of charm and happiness for those who choose these places for their own marriage.
Yes wedding Italy takes care of everything that is necessary to organize civil or symbolic marriage in Italy, from A to Z. Our wedding services will cover every aspect of the event.
You will be constantly assisted by our team from the start to the end of the process via e-mail.
With our experience we can arrange a civil or symbolic ceremony and a reception in different venues, such as gardens, private villas or even ancient palaces. You can be sure that the setting will be enchanting, leaving you and your guests filled with many lovely memories.
We take care of the smallest details on your big day, you just need to have fun!
Yes Wedding Italy can assist you arranging your destination wedding in Italy as:
- we are based in Italy and we directly deal with your requests and we personally follow all your legal matters and all the vendors involved in your wedding.
- we know our vendors and we know which ones are best for you. We will find the right combination of professionals to get your wedding together smoothly.
- we are exclusively focused on weddings in Italy, our country and so we can give you a first quality assistance.
If you wish, we can also arrange guided tours of local attractions and cooking classes to learn the most famous Italian recipes. We will tailor make your day as you like it. Just visit our Honeymoon and Holidays page.
Our wish is to make your dreams come true.
For your big day we have different packages and to it you can also add some Optional Services.
Civil and Symbolic Ceremonies in Italy
There are many locations in our beautiful country where you can plan yourwedding ceremony or symbolic marriage, from the most famous city halls to the charming small town: stunning villas, medieval castles, historical palaces, folkloristic farmhouses and many other venues will satisfy every taste.
Legal civil wedding ceremony in Italy
The civil ceremony is officiated by an Italian authority and is legally recognized in your country
- it is performed in Italian by a Mayor or civil registrar, with an official Interpreter and two witnesses (over 18 years old) are needed
- it consists of a mix between the articles of the Italian civil code and traditional marriage vows
- it lasts about 20 minutes
- by law it must take place in buildings approved by the Italian government
- it can be customized with elements that express your personality and values: music, readings, poetry and personal vows
- outdoor civil ceremonies can be performed only in certain locations approved by the Italian authorities under special circumstances
Symbolic ceremony in Italy
The symbolic wedding ceremony is the right choice for those couples who prefer not to worry about filling documents for a civil or religious ceremony or are already legally married. This type of wedding is not legally binding the couple and they have the freedom to personalize the ceremony in such a way that it reflects completely their values and beliefs.
In addition, symbolic ceremonies can be performed in the most spectacular settings such as a medieval courtyard, a beautiful vineyard or a romantic garden.
The best months for getting married in Italy are April, May, June, September and October but the weather in Italy is mild also during winter months. July and August could be too hot.
Quote and booking
The total cost of your wedding depends on your choices in packages, optional services and the number of guests. You’ll receive a precise quote based on the services you will choose. All charges are spelled out on your quote. We understand that costs are an important variable and we’ll make every effort to plan your wedding within your budget.
Once you have selected the location, agreed our packages or proposal and chose the date of your wedding, we send you by e-mail a wedding agreement which protects both your interests and ours. When you sign the contract you we will required you to pay a non-refundable30% of the total amount deposit.
The signed contract and the deposit will guarantee the booking of your services and will allow us to secure your date and your services.
We will keep you updated on the planning progresses and keep constantly in touch with you.
There are some paperwork that you will need to get in your country and some other needs to be done in Italy.
Independently from your nationality, in order to get legally married in Italy you should be able to provide the following documents.
Please note that the paperwork requirements expire after 3 months if you have not yet married:
- Certificate of No Impediment or Nulla Osta
We suggest to plan your ceremony at least 3/4 months in advance to make sure that all the papers are in order.We highly recommend to book flights and accommodations once the town hall is secured and an official confirmation is forwarded to you.
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