Weddings in India are always a larger than life affair. To compliment such a mega event, one truely needs a memorable location as well. And, our country is full of such grand yet diverse wedding destinations. From beaches and backwaters to forts and palaces, we bring to you some grand locations for your dream wedding. So, celebrate your wedding at these destinations and make it an affair to remember.
Goa beach wedding
Goa happens to be one of the best places for a destination wedding in the country. Tourists flock to its beaches just to tie the knot. The best way to plan a wedding here is to hire a wedding planner. Choosing a local planner will work in your favour as beach weddings require prior permission. The luxury hotels at Varca Beach and Morbor Beach, both in the southern part of Goa, are ideal for beach weddings. If you prefer a quiet garden ceremony, you can opt for resorts near Palolem Beach in south Goa.
Rajasthan has wooed not only Indians but Hollywood celebs as well. Awed by its grandeur and royal feel, Hollywood biggies love to get hitched here. Jaipur, Udaipur and Jodhpur top the venue list when it comes to choosing a destination in this state. Check these ethereal venues that can make you feel like a royal prince, or for that matter a princess on your on D-Day.
A luxury wedding destination in India, Udaipur is known for its palaces and lakes. The city’s architecture perfectly blends modernism with tradition, giving you a perfect setting for your dream wedding. Choose from some exotic fort locations, such as Taj Lake Palace, Devi Garh, Oberoi Udaivilas, Trident Hilton, Durbar Hall at Fateh Prakash Palace, Manek Chowk and many more.
Jaipur, the Pink City is a perennial favourite for marriages, owing to its diversity of locations. The wedding sites range from real ornate palaces to ancient, well-maintained mansions. The old mansions in Jaipur serve as ideal venues for marriages, if you have a limited budget. Mandawa Haveli and Alsisar Haveli are also in great demand. If you want your marriage to be a quiet affair, you can opt for Samode Palace (a heritage site away from the main city).
Umaid Bhavan is the epitome of luxury when it comes to wedding destinations in Jodhpur. Known for several celebrity weddings, this palace rather dons a modern look inside. Being one of the finest wedding venues in Jodhpur, Umaid Bhavan screams of its extravagance. Ajit Bhavan, Balsamand Lake Palace, and Ratanada Polo Palace are few other places which can give a new high to your wedding ceremonies.
With its coconut palm lined beaches, tranquil stretches of backwaters and houseboats, Kerala is one of the most sought after wedding destinations. The resorts in Trivendrum, Alleppey, Kovalam, and Kochi give you ample options to choose your wedding venue. They cater to all types of requirements, tastes and budget as well.