- The wine region is spectacular - Friuli has a legendary wine country.
- Romantic castles and patrician villas immersed in the countryside.
- Outstanding and refined cuisine.
- Beaches, Alps and historical towns all in one beautiful region.
Closest Airports: Trieste (1 hour) or Venice (under 2 hours)
Best time to marry in Friuli: April through October
Anyone considering a destination wedding in Italy should consider Friuli Venezia Giulia - Land of Enchantment........
Friuli Venezia Giulia, in the Northeast of Italy, borders Slovenia and Austria and its historical heritage is as culturally diverse as its peoples and territory - heavily influenced by its neighbors including the bordering region of Veneto. Far from the tourist masses, Friuli Venezia Giulia remains authentic to the core and is a yet to be discovered art and foodie paradise.
Distinctive Italy Weddings is highly experienced
in planning every kind of bespoke wedding in Friuli
Friuli Venezia Giulia really does have it all: the Mediterranean with beautiful beaches, the Carnic Alps and nearby Dolomites for skiing and hiking and splendid feudal towns and cities filled with museums and culture. You can be in Austria or Venice in an hour and a half, or catch a suntan on the beaches of Lignano Sabbiadoro in less than 30 minutes. And we can testify that the fashion boutiques and shopping are quite outstanding as well! We are sure you will fall in love with Friuli.
Distinctive Italy Weddings plans Civil, Catholic, Protestant, Jewish and Symbolic ceremonies throughout Friuli offering some of Italy’s most unique castle and villa venues for your civil destination wedding ceremony. Catholic weddings in Friuli are celebrated in glorious Catholic churches and chapels filled with amazing interiors.
A Foodie Paradise!
Anyone who is fortunate enough to visit this land and experience its foods and wines is blown away by the quality found everywhere including the simplest family owned enterprises. No surprise really since the people of Friuli Venezia Giulia are passionate perfectionists, never doing things by half measures.
Your destination wedding in Friuli will allow you to experience incredible culinary delights such as the famous Cjarsons: soft pillows of pasta stuffed with a sweet filling of potatoes, wild mountain herbs and raisins. Our chefs will create a multi-course wedding banquet you will never forget! Wedding receptions can take place in incredible castles, ancient monasteries, villas and unforgettable restaurants where your guests will encounter a cuisine like no other. Visitors to Friuli Venezia Giuli will experience the fabulous wines the region is famous for; made from varieties that are indigenous to this region including Tocai, Schioppettino, Verduzzo and others.
Guest Activities in Friuli Venezia Giulia
Explore medieval citadels, glorious rolling landscapes and vineyards, weekly markets with the freshest, most seasonal produce. We can arrange for exclusive wine tours in the region and stays in private castles or villas.
A wedding in Friuli will allow you to discover and be captivated one of Italy's most authentic and beautiful regions.