Destination Weddings in Udine
Udine is another top 10 destination, offering just about everything you would want for a wedding celebration in Italy. The castle wedding hall has not one but two options depending on size and the drama and beauty of this setting is one of a kind! Lovely churches in the heart of this beautiful and very accessible city and one of a kind villas and castles will delight guests and family and create memories for a lifetime.
Udine, one of the main cities of the region of Friuli enjoys an exceptional position over the surrounding plains and overlooking the beautiful Alps. Just 1 hour from Venice, 1 hour from Austria and under 1 hour from the beaches, this city truly offers a bit of everything. Wine tours, cooking courses and day trips to medieval hill towns or larger cities such as Venice are all possible from here. Udine is one of the most enchanting wedding destinations in the North of Italy – in fact it ranks as one of our top 10 year after year. Perfect in size, it seems to offer just about everything wonderful shopping and dining, beautiful cobbled streets and romantic archways.
Celebrate your wedding ceremony in a regal castle dominating the entire city (civil only) or, if you truly want to wow your guests, a magnificent frescoed hall that holds easily over 100 it simply has no equal in the country! For Catholic weddings, there are intimate churches or the main cathedral in panoramic positions or charming squares. Udine is unique in its architecture, which is purely Venetian, and is a joy to explore on foot as its center is pedestrian only.
Your wedding reception in Udine is sure to be memorable since Friuli boasts some of the finest wines in the country and the food is highly refined reflecting Northern Italian cuisine. Whether you choose to celebrate in an ancient vaulted wine cellar or in one of the many castles and villas in the nearby countryside – there is a perfect solution to make your wedding unforgettable. Some of our most important VIP weddings are held here due to the wonderful selection of unique villas and castles, some of which offer accommodations on site. What could be better than having your friends and family join you for a 3 day wedding celebration in Friuli?
From Udine you can drive into some of the finest wine country in Italy, heading up into the Colli Orientali del Friuli and stopping at the town of Cividale, founded by Julius Caesar. The town straddles the Natisone river and is a pleasure to stroll around in. Taste some of the local specialties of cured ham “prosciutto” or the excellent Montasio cheese and wash it all down with a wonderful glass of Ribolla Gialla, one of the rare whites of the region.