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Destination Wedding in Sicily

With the perfect blend of history, natural beauty, and culinary delights your luxury destination wedding in Sicily will surely leave everyone in awe. Most of the wedding venues and villas in Sicily beckon with captivating landscapes and cultural treasures. We at Blissful Plans are International wedding planners who can organize all types of weddings in Sicily. Contact us for more details. 

Home to numerous beaches, cathedrals, vineyards, and charming villages, the island exudes a rich cultural heritage evident through its many historical ruins and archaeological sites. In contrast to parts of mainland Italy, Sicily conveys a more rustic natural appeal. With four-fifths of its landscape consisting of hilly and mountainous terrain, it offers couples a balanced experience between coastal views and secluded green spaces. This diverse setting makes Sicily an ideal location for those seeking an authentic Italian wedding in a laidback atmosphere, while still allowing them to enjoy the country’s renowned traditions. 

All you must know is that planning a wedding in Sicily will be just as fun and beautiful as the ceremony itself. So, join us along, as we explore how you can plan your luxury destination wedding in Sicily. 

Location & Connectivity Detials

Most of the wedding venues in Sicily are accessible through various modes of transportation. Here are some of the best ways to reach Sicily. 

You can start off by taking a flight to either Palermo Airport or Catania-Fontanarosa Airport. Both airports provide international flight services. High-speed train services in Italy are also available. They connect major Italian cities to mainland ports where you can catch the ferry to Sicily. 

Best Time To Get Married In Sicily

Sicily enjoys warmer weather than the rest of Italy. If you are planning to get married in Sicily, Spring is the time for you. The weather from April to June boasts sunny skies, crisp air and sparkling sea. With all the blooming flowers across the season, you are up for a delightful and colorful wedding ceremony. Spring is also ideal for an intimate wedding since the months generally have a lower number of tourists. While the sea might still be colder, the warmth of the breeze will be a fine addition to the ceremony. 

As your wedding planners, we suggest you avoid the busy summer months unless you wish to have a beach ceremony.  

Legal Procedures For Destination Wedding In Sicily

If you are a foreigner hosting a destination wedding in Sicily, there is a certain procedure you need to go through to be eligible for marrying there.  

What do you need to get married in Sicily? 

Well, here are the documents that you need to legally host your ceremony: 

  • valid identity proofs
  • Visas if required
  • An affidavit from your home country stating there is no legal impediment to your marriage in your home country.
  • original birth certificates, in case of divorce or widowhood the divorce certificate or a death certificate
  • a certificate of Impediment (Nulla Osta) that you can apply for at the consulate or embassy of your country in Italy
  • an Atto Notorio signed by two witnesses
  • a declaration of intended marriage filed at the registry office

Along with this, the couples must have stayed in Italy for up to 10 days, before the intended date of the wedding. Both the parties involved must have completed 18 years of age and be present with 2 witnesses to have their marriage legally binding. 

You do not have to worry too much about the documentation. If we are your wedding planner, we will make sure you do not leave out on anything as you are set to get married in italy

Best Wedding Venues in Sicily

Wedding Venues in Sicily are home to historic locations that provide the regal backdrop for your destination wedding. Couples really prefer castles and villas for weddings in Sicily. You can consider the beauty of Catania and Syracuse, the historic charm of Taormina perched on cliffs, or the tranquil beaches along the coast. Each locale offers a unique ambiance, allowing you to tailor your wedding to your vision.  

Our team of wedding planners has handpicked some of the best wedding venues in Sicily, just so you can host your dream wedding.  

Wedding Venues in Sicily

Baglio Oneto dei Principi di San Lorenzo

Located in Western Sicily, Baglio Oneto dei Principi di San Lorenzo is a 5-star luxury wine resort. It is a perfect location to enjoy and taste wine. The Panoramic view is incredible!

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Castello Camemi

Castello Camemi was a 15th-century fortified castle and now it is a boutique 5-star hotel located in Eastern Sicily. This Castle was built in a rural area on the hills of Val di onto.

Wedding Venues in Sicily

Tonnara di Scopello

La Tonnara di Scopello is located in Sicily’s northwest corner, in a small bay. Previously it was a tuna fishery in operation site back in 1984. It is located on the Seafront.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you are planning on getting married in Sicily, you must carefully craft the wedding expenses. Starting from location, some of the best wedding venues like villas and castles in Sicily charge a premium price. Generally, it is expected one leaves out about 50% of the complete expense for the venue.  

Once you have selected the venue, you can select the accommodation for guests, caterers, décor and so on. The price will then continue to add on accordingly. To find the best wedding package suited to you we recommend you focus on the season. In case you choose summer, when tourists flock to Italy, vendors will charge higher rates due to the demand. 

We are international wedding planners, who can help you design the perfect wedding package in Sicily. 

Baglio Oneto dei Principi di San Lorenzo

Located in Western Sicily, Baglio Oneto dei Principi di San Lorenzo is a 5-star luxury wine resort. It is a perfect location to enjoy and taste wine .

It is an ideal wedding venue in Sicily for large and elaborate weddings. The nearest beach is about 8 kilometers from the wine estate. The Panoramic view is incredible: Egadi islands, Mozia, and the Long islands, you can view towers, mills, and sunsets.

The nearest airport is Trapani Birgi which is a 10 minutes drive and Palermo airport is about 50 minutes distance. Baglio Oneto is a dream Italian destination for a destination wedding in Sicily.

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Castello Camemi

If we talk about castles for weddings in Sicily, Castello Cameni tops the list. Castello Camemi was a 15th-century fortified castle and now it is a boutique 5-star hotel located in Eastern Sicily. This Castle was built in a rural area on the hills of Val di Onto (UNESCO World Heritage), overlooking the Sicilian countryside.

It is nestled among an impressive facade, a lush green courtyard, and a pool. The Nearest airport is Catania is just a 50-minute drive. Castello Camemi is a dream venue for your Wedding in Sicily. It offers 14 suites that can accommodate around 28 guests.

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Tonnara di Scopello

La Tonnara di Scopello is located in Sicily’s northwest corner, in a small bay. Previously it was a tuna fishery in operation site back in 1984. It is located on the Seafront where you can enjoy the blue waters, Rock formations.

This wedding venue in Sicily is a  unique location for glamorous weddings, where you and your guests can enjoy the finest Sicilian food, Wine, and music immersed in tradition. It offers 14 apartments that can accommodate around 50 guests for a stay.

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