Tuscany has a timeless familiarity with its iconic architecture, gently rolling hills and sculptural cypress alleys. This region in central Italy is picture postcard material. Golden wheat fields, silver olive groves and pea-green vineyards, all of which, make for the perfect backdrop to a dream Wedding in Tuscany.
From iconic Agriturismo, Grand Villa’s and Castles, Tuscany is packed full of wonderful historical wedding venues dotted across the region. Not to forget the world famous cuisine, and the wealth of locally produced wine. The combination of which, will leave any wedding guest feeling truly spoilt.
Given the amount this region has to offer, Weddings in Tuscany can accommodate wedding parties and budgets of all shapes and sizes. From intimate elopements in characteristic towns such as Lucca, Florence and San Gimignano, to larger events in Villas across the region. Couples may also consider renting a typical Tuscan farmhouse for their Italian wedding reception, with the ceremony itself taking place in one of the many wonderful medieval town halls dotted across the region.
In terms of budgeting for your Wedding in Tuscany, Villas and Castles have a rental fee and wedding receptions start from €100 per person, open bar and vat excluded. Agriturismo, which is a typical Tuscan farmhouse, do not require a rental fee, however, more often than not, you will be required to exclusively hire the venue including accommodation for a set number of nights. The number of nights varies according to the season and is usually between 3 nights, to 1 week in peak season.
Some Tuscany Wedding Venues may allow you not to book all the rooms, but in this case, exclusivity on the wedding day is not guaranteed. Whether offered by an external caterer or by the venue itself, a Tuscany Wedding Reception will start from €90 per person, Inc. Buffet aperitif, a three course seated meal with wine and wedding cake.
Rental fees are not necessary for a Tuscany Wedding reception in a Restaurant. Costs start from €70 per person.
By Italian law music outdoor can be played up to midnight due to the proximity to residential areas, while indoor music can be played until later depending on the venue. However some venues are located remotely enough for you to be able to enjoy your outdoor celebrations until the early hours.
With your guests in mind, Tuscany is well served by two International airports (Pisa & Florence), and is easily reached by road and rail. Guest activities can also include wine tasting, trips to iconic towns and guided tours of well-known art galleries and historical sites. More than likely, your guests will simply be happy to enjoy the wonderful panorama by the poolside of one of our many iconic Tuscany Wedding Venues.
In terms of styling, a Wedding in Tuscany is not necessarily synonymous with rustic charm. Regardless of the venue chosen, as Italian Wedding Planners, we will suggest the best suppliers to create your ideal setting and decorations.
If you are considering a Wedding in Italy and would like to speak with one of our professional Wedding Planners, please contact us directly.
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