Destination Weddings in Assisi
If there is a perfect Umbrian town, then Assisi definitely is definitely the winner. Rising on the slopes of Monte Subasio, Assisi enjoys spectacular panoramic views of the surrouding valleys and is comprised of lovely medieval houses made of the local pink stone. The overall effect for the visitor as they approach is spectacular when bathed in the light of a sunset, the pink is intensified creating a unique effect. Assisi is the town of Saint Francis and couples wanting to hold a catholic ceremony in Assisi have a superb selection of churches and chapels from which to choose.
Civil weddigs in Assisi are celebrated in a magnificent medieval palace complete with frescoes and original furnishings. Vaulted ceilings and lovely light filter in creating bringing to life centures past. As you step out you are in the heart of the city.
To discover Assisi means strolling along the narrow cobbled streets admiring the white marble facade of its buildings and monuments, the medieval houses with bright flowering balconies and sipping an espresso in one of the panoramic cafe’s. Roman antiquities are everywhere reminding you that others have come before. The magnificent medieval fortress known as Rocca Maggiore could be an unforgettable backdrop to your wedding photos. It is set high on a hill and the views are worth the climb!
Celebrate your wedding reception in Umbria in one of the authentic restaurants or villa hotels the region abounds in. Umbrian cuisine rivals that of its neighbor Tuscany and truffles are found year around. Hand made pastas such as stringotti and strozzapreti are bathed in succulent sauces while moist locally raised meats will be grilled over wood embers until they reach perfection. All this, accompanied by some of the lovely red and white wines the region produces.
Assisi is a special city and the atmosphere here is like no other town in Umbria – we invite you to discover its uniqueness and beauty.