We specialize in legally binding weddings and symbolic ceremonies throughout Tuscany. We can arrange both civil ceremonies and Catholic ceremonies with legal validity, Jewish rites and Protestant ceremonies, blessings of any religion as well as symbolic ceremonies held in the most beautiful settings in Tuscany. We follow our couples through all aspects of the planning and protocol, from getting started with the legal procedure to customizing every detail to suit their wishes, creating a unique ceremony experience.
Why not say your vows completely immersed in ancient Tuscan landscapes, art and history? Ceremonies with legal validity can be held in private locations like historic villas, medieval castles and spectacular gardens licensed for civil legal marriages. Tuscany has world famous destinations and absolutely stunning locations to hold a legal wedding ceremony. From the most famous cities of the arts like Florence, Lucca, Siena, Pisa, Arezzo, Volterra, Cortona, San Gimignano, to smaller villages in the Chianti area as well as exclusive seaside locales, we have carefully selected the most impressive town halls, churches and other venues to satisfy everyones tastes and wishes.
It is also possible to arrange wedding ceremonies for various religions and denominations: Catholic or Protestant weddings, Jewish weddings as well as Hindu and Muslim weddings are just some of the faiths we have experience with in assisting you to celebrate in our region. You may wish to have a Jewish ceremony at the Synagogue or a Protestant ceremony in an English church - we can easily help you make this a reality. Every ceremony, even civil and Catholic ones, can be personalized with music, readings and vows of your choice to better reflect the bride and groom. Once you have decided which type of wedding ceremony you prefer, we will begin to process your specific request and arrange your wedding day!
Civil weddings in Italy are legally recognized marriages and can take place in wonderful town halls or at special licensed venues approved by the Tuscany authorities, like historical Palaces, Castles, Villas and gardens. All are unique settings for your Legal civil wedding ceremony in Tuscany.
Catholic Legal Ceremony
Tuscany is perfect place to celebrate a religious wedding ceremony. There may be those who say that it is impossible to get legally married in a church in Italy or that you must have a civil ceremony in your country of origin first, but that is simply untrue! We are among the few wedding planners in Italy able to arrange Catholic ceremonies with civil legal validity.
We can arrange either a religious Protestant blessing for any couple who has already married civilly in their home country, a Protestant ceremony with civil validity to be recognized in your home country or even a Protestant vow renewal ceremony. A Protestant Minister or Pastor can perform a religious ceremony outdoors in a beautiful garden, villa or castle in Tuscany or in the wonderful Protestant churches of St. James and St. Mark's in Florence.
Mazel Tov! Tuscany is the perfect, magical place to arrange your Jewish wedding. You can sign the Ketubah, exchange rings and stomp on the glass under a Chuppah in Tuscany! We have been arranging authentic Jewish weddings in Tuscany for many years, for couples who choose a wonderful historic Synagogues in a Tuscan city of the arts, in private locations, gardens, villas or castles.
Religious Blessings Ceremonies
Religious blessing ceremonies do NOT have legal validity and can be arranged with short notice everywhere in Tuscany. Whether in an intimate country chapel, a luxury suite facing the Ponte Vecchio or Duomo in Florence, a terrace with a view of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, a vineyard, sunflower fields in the Chianti hills, a Medieval castle courtyard, the Italian garden in a Reinassance villa, a frescoed hall of a famous city palace, a beach at sunset with a sea view…there are endless options for the most beautiful settings in Tuscany!
Symbolic ceremonies do NOT have legal requirements and can be arranged with short notice everywhere in Tuscany. Planning a symbolic ceremony is the perfect idea if you do not want to take care of legal aspects, if you are planning a destination wedding in Tuscany with short notice or if you have been already been married civilly in your country. It is also a great option if you eloped and would now like to to share your joy with family and friends or if you wish to celebrate your wedding anniversary with a romantic vow renewal ceremony.