Get married in Cortina D’Ampezzo!
The "Queen of the Dolomites", Cortina d’Ampezzo, is the highlight of the magnificent Dolomite Alps and full of Tyrolean charm. The surrounding area was recently named by UNESCO as a world patrimony for its unique rugged landscapes of incredible beauty. Rising in the distance is the famous peak of Monte Cristallo which dominates the panorama. Cortina offers over 100km of ski runs and 40 ski lifts; it is undoubtedly the most exclusive ski resort in Italy. The pedestrian village is a shopper’s mecca with a very active après-ski life and night clubs. Cortina’s is surrounded by alpine lakes with crystal clear waters and amazing natural parks, while the town itself is charm personified with its chalets and flowering balconies.
Civil Weddings in Cortina D’Ampezzo
Your alpine wedding ceremony can take place in several amazing locations if you choose to marry in Cortina! Civil weddings can be celebrated in the lovely wedding hall; a recently restored Tyrolean palace with fine stone staircase, elegant wood paneling, and frescoes. It holds a maximum of 100 guests and is in the center of Cortina. There are also several spectacular alpine refuges in amazing settings where an alpine civil ceremony can be performed as well as in a beautiful 4* hotel with park and gardens in the heart of the town. The options are many and there is nothing quite like this for a civil wedding in Italy! If views are important...choose Cortina D'Ampezzo for your wedding in the Alps!
In summertime, Cortina is quieter and a great base from which to explore and hike the mountains, covered with bright wild flowers. People come from all over the world to experience the incredible hiking found here as well as mountain biking.
Wedding receptions in Cortina D’Ampezzo
The cuisine of the Dolomites is outstanding, including a wide variety of cured meats, wonderful breads and pastries and local house made pastas, which will be part of your elegant wedding reception in Cortina D’Ampezzo. The team at Distinctive Italy Weddings will assist you in planning a memorable wedding banquet inclusive of local wines and delicious wedding cake!