Italian Wedding Locations - Weddings in Rome

Celebrate the beginning to a wonderful life in Rome. Say "I do" in this European city and let the Romans natural love of romance, weddings and hospitality sweep you away to "La Dolce Vita", the sweet life.

Rome is encompassed in an intimate atmosphere. Whether eloping or celebrating in a grand manner, access to the charming city is effortlessly attained through Rome's major airport, which can later fly a couple out for a remarkable honeymoon adventure!

Easily accessible to anyone visiting this beautiful location, Rome offers up an array of exquisite architecture, history and scenic destinations. The ancient, cobbled streets of the city offer a foot-path for travelers to see every site and setting in such an amorous environment. Each church, Roman castle and vast stretch of land holds a secret to part of Italy's archaic history. Take in the beautiful surroundings with every ounce of breath.

A destination wedding in Rome offers something for everyone. A civil rite will engross you in the richest historical heritage. The only city with three civil wedding halls, The Caracalla and Campidoglio options will encircle its guests by the Roman Forum and the masterpiece of the Piazza del Campidoglio square, designed by Michelangelo.

Because it is the city of St. Valentine, the patron saint of lovers, Rome offers countless Catholic churches and basilicas; some even dating back to the Byzantine period. These monuments and churches are built on the seven hills of the city: the Aventine, Caelian, Capitoline, Palatine, Quirinal, Esquiline and Viminal. These rolling valleys keep a pleasant breeze in the mornings and early evenings, even in the hottest summer months.

Couples planning an Orthodox or Protestant ceremony in Rome will be drawn to the Tuscan countryside in the Chianti wine country in Castles, Villas, Gardens or a quaint chapel. A beautiful Synagogue is available on the shores of the Tiber for a Roman-Jewish ritual.

Best of all, the backdrop to a wedding celebration will be all of the city's Italian wonders: the Trevi Fountain, St. Peters, the Coliseum, the Sistine Chapel, the Catacombs and much more. The Roman Forum, Pantheon, Capitoline, sprawling piazzas with glorious streaming fountains and romantic gardens of the Capital city would all be a splendid background in any wedding photo.

Receptions in Rome tender an incredible variety of options to any blessed couple. Some of the finest and most sumptuous castles and palaces are located right in the heart of Rome. After all, this is where Popes, princes and nobility held court competing on who could build the most elaborate construction. Two-hundred year-old restaurants enclosed by Roman ruins and the private Baroque Palazzo with stunning gilded interiors also offer an enjoyable retreat for festivities. Exchange your vows and then bask in the entire scenic landscapes from a candle-lit dinner table at sun set with loved ones, divine cuisine and a memory that will last a lifetime. When in Rome!