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Destination Weddings in Positano


  • Mediterranean hospitality and a cheerful welcome.
  • Outstanding cuisine, particularly for seafood and handmade pasta.
  • The Moorish white stuccoed houses which cling magically to the cliffs!
  • Grand villas, panoramic restaurants and fragrant flowers everywhere.

Closest airport nearby: Naples (1 hour), Rome (3 hours).

Best time for a Positano wedding

: March through October

About Positano, John Steinback said it perfectly:

“Positano bites deep. It is a dream place that isn’t quite real when you are there and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone. Its houses climb a hill so steep it would be a cliff except that stairs are cut in it. I believe that whereas most house foundations are vertical, in Positano they are horizontal. The small curving bay of unbelievably blue and green water laps gently on a beach of small pebbles.”

A wedding in Positano will celebrate the sea, the sky and the sunshine!

Positano is the heart of the Amalfi Coast with so many exciting options available to you. The town is surrounded by magnificent coastline, the nearby enchanting Isle of Capri is only a boat ride away and from Positano you can explore other coastal towns such as Praiano, Atrani, Amalfi and Pompeii.

The ancient stone streets of Positano are pedestrian only and there are masses of stairs and steps scattered everywhere creating an intricate and beautiful pattern with splashes of bright colors at every corner. So many wonderful reasons for getting married in Positano.

Couples who wish to plan a civil ceremony in Positano will have the option of a romantic balcony with sea views. Evening ceremonies possible as well! Protestant marriages with legal validity in Positano are arranged in the magnificent surrounding villas, gardens and palace hotels. The Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta is available for a Positano Catholic wedding with legal validity. It is one of the finest churches in the Amalfi Coast.

After your marriage ceremony your wedding reception in Positano can be held at an exclusive villa hotel with enclosed gardens or on a terraced restaurant enjoying the sea views. At dusk, there is nothing more wonderful than taking in the sun as it glides into the ocean toasting the new bride and groom!

Distinctive Italy Weddings will provide all the assistance you may require to marry on the Amalfi Coast. We plan civil, Catholic, Protestant and symbolic weddings including vow renewals throughout the entire Amalfi Coast.

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Distinctive Italy Weddings has in over 20 years of planning weddings in Italy and we have culled the country’s best vendors. They have a proven track record of delivering and will go the extra mile to satisfy our couples. From your wedding photographer in Italy to floral designer to bands, caterers and more, we will guide you in the right direction. Our couples rave about our Italian wedding vendors! Let us partner with you to create a one of a kind celebration. Special lighting and one of a kind layouts are what our design team loves to plan. We have extensive experience with big event productions.

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