Choose to get married in Udine, one of the most elegant and intimate cities of Italy, half way between the Adriatic Sea and the Alps. It dates back to the Medieval times and is rich of history
Udine is a healthy and elegant city characterized by fine buildings, lovely piazzas, gardens and antique churches. There is a distinct Venetian feel in the center of the city, noticeable in the architecture of Piazza della Libertà, under the stern gaze of the lion of St. Mark, symbol of the Venetian power.
Udine is one of the favourite locations for destination weddings in Italy. Civil weddings in Udine can be performed in different locations.
The 17th century Venetian Palace Palazzo D’Aronco is an impressive building facing the delectable Piazza della Libertà and is surrounded by finest elegant pedestrian streets. A beautiful staircase and open gallery leads you to the entrance of this magnificent Palace. The interior has sumptuous stained glass windows, marble decors and period furnishings. The hall is suitable to small and medium weddings and is absolutely enchanting, with a beautiful Venetian chandelier, and a beautiful gothic doubled lancet window that gives to the hall a magical charm.
The Venetian Palace Palazzo D’Aronco has a large Wedding hall in Liberty style called Sala del Popolo elegantly designed in white marble. A long white staircase characterizes the charming access to the luminous hall where civil weddings are celebrated.
The Castle of Udine is the symbol of the city and raises on top of a hill dominating the plane of Friuli. The castle can be reached walking through an arch designed in the XVI century and then going up along the ascent to the castle flanked by a spectacular 16th century Gothic Venetian portico. The Castle houses one of the most ancient Parliament Halls of Europe where civil wedding ceremonies are celebrated.
Civil weddings in Udine are performed by Mayor or his substitute in specific days of the weeks and timings that vary according to the hall selected. The ceremony is celebrated in Italian with interpreter. Spouses can personalize their wedding with personal vows, readings and music. Udine is a less popular but charming destination, highly recommended for couples desiring complete privacy!
All year round.