Highlights of a wedding in Verona:
- Juliet’s house and balcony
- The refined cuisine and oustanding wines of the Veneto region
- Piazza delle Erbe, a medieval square with its frescoed buildings
Airports Nearby: Trieste (two hours) or Venice (one and half hours), some international flights into Vicenza as well.
Best time for getting married in Verona: All year long.
Celebrate your Italian destination wedding in Verona!
One of our favorite places; Verona is among the most enchanting and picturesque cities in the North of Italy. It enjoys an ideal geographic position that makes it easy to explore the nearby Valpolicella vineyards and villages as well as the splendours of Venice. Located on the banks of the River Adige, this is a city of ageless monuments and the setting for Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet; romance is everywhere! The breathtaking Roman arena dominates the entire city and is the first thing you will see when you approach the expansive Piazza Bra. Rome aside, it is the city that boasts the largest number of Roman ruins and antiquities.
You will love the fact that Verona is pedestrian only and can be leisurely explored on foot enjoying the elegant boutiques, outdoor cafes and a variety of excellent restaurants. If you are a fan of opera, in the summer, Verona’s Roman arena attracts the finest names in the world of music and opera.
Your Verona wedding can take place in a variety of extraordinary locations which the city has made available. In fact, no other city in Italy has such a selection of civil wedding locations - Verona gives you the option of five outstanding civil ceremony settings! Depending on the day of the week and the atmosphere you wish to create you could choose to marry at the House of Juliet (with its famous balcony) or the imposing Guarienti Hall in the cloister of a former monastery as well as three other stunning locations. The team at Distinctive Italy Weddings will be happy to provide photos and information to help you choose the perfect setting for your civil wedding in Verona. Verona blessings, anniversary and symbolic wedding ceremonies are also possible in these historic structures and in the surrounding Palladian Villas and Relais.
Catholic weddings in Verona are celebrated in a beautiful and intimate chapel inside the main Duomo of Verona. The chapel dates back to the 6th century and is decorated with fine frescoes and works of art.
The cuisine of Verona is among the most refined in Italy and the region of Veneto is world renown for its superlative wines. We can arrange for special wine tasting tours in the area as well as elegant wedding receptions in a Veneto villa. And speaking of villas...the area surrounding Verona is one of the richest in Palladian villas. Built in the 16th century by the architectural genius, Palladio, they remain to this day some of the finest villas in Italy. Your wedding designers at Distinctive Italy Weddings will assist you in planning an extraordinary villa or restaurant reception in Verona.
We are sure you will fall in love with Verona and its surroundings, contact our Verona wedding planners to start organizing your very special occasion!