For many, Tuscany represents the very best of Italy. Your wedding in Tuscany is a chance to immerse yourselves in classic hills landscapes, discovering both beautifully preserved medieval architecture and Renaissance art at its most breathtaking. Tuscanywas the centre of this incredibly creative period in the sixteenth century.
The region’s capital, Florence, is resplendent with numerous palaces, museums and galleries. Not only are its churches second-to-none, Florence also boasts the world’s fourth-largest cathedral, a stunning pink and white marbled duomo. The great medieval city of Siena is another of Tuscany’s gems.
GETTING MARRIED IN CHIANTI
Chianti is a spectacular area of Tuscany, right in the centre between Siena and Florence, worldwide famous for the incomparable naturalistic beauty of its hilly landscape: the soft form of slopes, the thousand nuances of colour, the oak woods, the gold fields of grain, the olive groves and vineyards dominated by ancient Castles, secular Roman Churches and populated by Farmhouses and stone Villas, all this makes of this territory a perfect equilibrium that disorients or its beauty and richness. The biggest Chianti Town is Greve in Chianti followed by Castellina in Chianti, Radda in Chianti, Panzano in Chianti and the smaller Gaiole in Chianti. Getting married in Chianti is surely the best way to discover some of the most original treasures in Tuscany: Medieval Castles, Historic Town Palaces located in the heart of tiny walled Medieval towns, independent Villas, Farmhouses, country Hotels and Resorts are available to suit every style and budget for an unforgettable Wedding Ceremony and Reception as well as a perfect holiday or honeymoon. Chianti area offers the best selection of ancient City Halls for a romantic Civil (legally binding) wedding and beautiful secular country churches for a unique and intimate Catholic Ceremony. Exclusive Wedding Receptions can be held in the grounds of private independent Villas with pool or by an original Farmhouse where you can arrange your Wedding Ceremony and Reception while tasting the magnificent wines produced there or at Daily Reception Venue like historic Villas or Medieval Castles to be rented in exclusive for your Wedding.
Siena, like Florence, is renowned for its superb art and architecture and awe-inspiring cathedral. The city’s central square is widely acknowledged to be the one of the most beautiful in Italy and worldwide. Tuscany has many smaller cities and towns, each with its own special allure.
Pisa is world-famous for its leaning tower, and has a lot more to offer, specially in the nearby stunning countryside with its old medieval villages that now are beautiful resorts, ideal to host your wedding ceremony and festivities.
Refined Lucca is loved for its walled old town, whilst Arezzo is famed for its superb fresco cycle, painted by Piero della Francesca. Tuscany’s timeless landscape of gentle hills, vineyards, olive groves and cypress tress is dotted with ancient farmhouses and villas. Many atmospheric medieval hill towns lie west and south of Siena, with architecture that is as impressive today as it was hundreds of years before.
Tuscany’s coastline tends to take second place to its interior landscapes, yet it is well worth a visit. Several pretty islands lie just off the coast, whilst the beach resorts north of Pisa have the Italian Alps as a backdrop. Argentario peninsula, in the southern part of the region, with its hidden, fantastic bays is a perfect frame for your big day, if your dream is celebrating your wedding by the seaside. Wherever in Tuscany you choose for your wedding, you will surely fall under the spell of this beautiful region. It is an excellent choice for a romantic and unforgettable wedding day.