Your Italian Lake wedding: Lake Trasimeno

Start planning your Italian Wedding in Umbria, the green Heart of the Country, right now! Lake Weddings are sort of romantic decadence style, you can mix it with shabby chic or rustic chic, the result will be an original and outstanding ceremony that your guests will remember in the years to come.
We will make it real together, visiting locations, surroundings, venues and everything there is to see around Lake Trasimeno.
Lake Trasimeno is, in the opinion of many, an enchanted wedding venue in Umbria. Let us explain better, in the following paragraphs, what getting married on Lake Trasimeno really means.

Destination wedding Umbria: Lake Trasimeno

Umbria has many green landscapes settings, and is known as the green heart of Italy, because it is locatedn right in the centre of Italy. Lake Trasimeno finds itseld right between Umbria and Tuscany, getting the best of both regions in charme and breathtaking sceneries.
This wonderful Lake (the forth in Italy for size) and its surroundings are famous worldwide, and they are appreciated from many people visiting Umbria. This Lake is almost uncontaminated, it preserves his ancient charm and small hamlets on its shores. The scenery is very romantic and it is a perfect spot for an unusual and traditional Italian style wedding in any season: spring, summer, autumn, winter, every one of them has got its perks and will surprise your guests in many different ways.

Choose the style of your wedding in Lake Trasimeno, Umbria

Lake Trasimeno can be the perfect venue for a shabby or rustic chic kind of wedding. Lake Trasimeno offers so many romantic settings, like an ancient scenery ready to take you and your guests back in the past.
Lake Trasimeno surroundings are composed by vineyards, olive groves, sunflowers fields, all perfect setting for taking breathtaking pictures with your loved one.
Rolling sunny hills encircle the lake, embellished by medieval castles hamlets. Take your time and relax in one of the rustic buildings and old mansion houses renovated with the most modern comforts. Make it classy in one of the charming Neo-Classical Villas with lush italian style gardens. Lake Trasimeno offers s wide variety of opportunities!
Before or after the ceremony you can arrange wine and oil tasting, tours through cellars and oil-mills, so that the experience of a destination wedding will be whole and you will go back home with plenty of beautiful memories with family and friends. Your guests will love it!

Hamlets, villages and castles around Lake Trasimeno

Lake Trasimeno offers some hidden gems like Castiglione del Lago, Passignano and San Feliciano. They are small hamlets with medieval and renaissance features. Here, you can experience a real slow way of life. Get up, look at the Lake, take a coffee with a nonno or nonna, get lost in the beautiful small alleys.
For the Wedding reception choose genuine Italian cuisine, a venue with evocative lake sight, maybe at sunset: the Lake gets fired up by the sun going down, offering never before seen views.
If you are thinking about getting married in Umbria in July, then you can not loose the opportunity of going to a concert of Trasimeno Blues, a Blues and Jazz festival very famous in Italy, or the most known Umbria Jazz. Choose a Jazz quartet to liven up your wedding party!
Don’t forget that Lake Trasimeno also offers three islands. Two of them are still inhabited (Maggioe and Polvese island). IN Polvese Island you can find the ruins of an ancient castle and a natural reserve; you can get married plunged in green, under a beautiful arch full of flowers. And after the ceremony, you and your guests can also have a jump in the lake for a swim!

A civil wedding venue in Lake Trasimeno: Castiglione del Lago Town Hall

The marvellous town hall of Castiglione del Lago is the perfect setting for you civil ceremony with his private park with olive groves, fenced with medieval stone walls facing the Lake.
The Palazzo della Corgna, Town Hall, was built by Ascanio della Corgna in Renaissance style, designed by the architect Vignola. It is now a civic museum and gallery, and the perfect venue for a civil wedding ceremony in Lake Trasimeno. On the main floor, late Renaissance era frescoes can be admired. In 1574, the artist Niccolò Circignani, known as “Il Pomarancio”, added paintings and other decorations to one of the most interesting rooms in the palazzo, the so-called Room of the Exploits of the overlord Ascanio della Corgna.

Religious wedding venues in Lake Trasimeno

If you will decide to have a religious ceremony, Lake Trasimeno area hosts marvelous cathedrals and small country sanctuaries, like Chiesa di Santa Maria Maddalena in Castiglione del Lago, Chiesa di Sant’Andrea in Monte del Lago, Chiesa di San Cristoforo in Passignano sul Trasimeno.

How to plan a a wedding in Umbria

If you want to plan your wedding in Umbria with no flaws on the plan, then you better entrust yourself to a destination wedding planner. Umbria Weddings and Events has the right experience to offer to you!
Logistic is pretty easy if you choose a destination lake wedding: Lake Trasimeno is very close to the towns of Cortona, Montepulciano, Arezzo and Perugia, which airport links directly London and Frankfurt a.M. Furthermore the international Airport of Rome is just 2 hours driving.

How much does it cost to organize a wedding in Umbria

An Umbrian wedding can be organized with any budget. Umbria wedding villas, castles, hamlets, borgo, palace, farmhouses or vineyards: you have so many options to choose among! You can get the wedding of your dreams even if you are on a budget, just tell your wedding planner all the information she will need and everything will be fine!
The first destination you may think about, when thinking about getting married in Italy, are Tuscany, then Rome, Venice, maybe Naples and its Gulf. But you should never underestimate Umbria! It has the perfect wedding venues, very often beautiful hidden gems.

Hiring a destination wedding planner in Umbria: is it the right choice?

Sure it is! Your trustful Umbrian Wedding planner will think about all the details that will make your wedding in Umbria unique and amazing! Umbria Wedding and Events has the right “know how” to offer to you and will let you and your loved ones live the Italian Dream, experiencing life like only Italians can do!
Your elope in Umbria is nearer than you think!