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Ideas for an extravagant wedding in Tuscany

Unique and romantic locations to say "I do"

For couples who dream of a romantic wedding in an extravagant location, Tuscany has many surprises in store! Here, it's possible to not only get married through a civil ceremony in the municipal halls that are usually housed in important historic buildings, but also in many other original and romantic places.
Here are some ideas to surprise guests and make your day even more unforgettable.

  • 1.
    In a cave
  • 2.
    In a museum
  • 3.
    By the sea
  • 4.
    At the spa
  • 5.
    In a castle
  • 6.
    At the theatre
  • 7.
    Into the green

In a cave

Caves of Equi Terme
Caves of Equi Terme - Credit: GAL Lunigiana

What could be more original than an "underground" location? Choosing the Caves of Equi Terme ensures your celebration will take place in a truly unique setting. This karst complex was formed over the course of hundreds of thousands of years due the action of water, and is characterized by beautiful wells, tunnels, halls and underground lakes. It's located in the municipality of Fivizzano, and here you can find information and contacts.

In a museum

Wedding at the Leonardiano Museum in Vinci
Wedding at the Leonardiano Museum in Vinci - Credit: Toscana nel cuore

In Tuscany, there are many museums that offer their rooms and allow couples to get married somewhere special, saying their vows among their favourite collections and artworks. From Siena to Livorno passing through Vinci and Massa Marittima, here's a list of options.

By the sea

Wedding on Elba Island
Wedding on Elba Island - Credit: Simone Addis

Getting married while barefoot on the sand, gazing out at the crystal clear waters, letting the romantic and relaxing atmosphere of the sea be the perfect setting for this special day. In several spots and bathing establishments along the Tuscan coast, it's possible to celebrate civil ceremonies, such as in Lido di Camaiore, at the pier or the Cavalluccio Marino bathing establishment. Lovers of heavenly places who dream of getting married by the sea can make their wishes come true by choosing one of the locations on Elba Island.

At the spa

Terme Tettuccio
Terme Tettuccio - Credit: Comune di Montecatini

For a wedding with a touch of liberty style and well-being, in Montecatini Terme it's possible to celebrate your ceremony in the historic Tettuccio establishment, a large building that can be adapted to any request, perfect for an original and extraordinary choice.

In a castle

Castello di Oliveto
Castello di Oliveto - Credit:

Like a fairy tale, marry in a medieval castle, surrounded by the Tuscan landscape. For those looking for beautiful and elegant locations, there are many possibilities. Some examples include the Trebbio Castle in Pontassieve (information here), or Oliveto Castle in the municipality of Castelfiorentino (information here).

At the theatre

Roman Theatre of Fiesole
Roman Theatre of Fiesole - Credit: Still Mind

A place of culture, art and beauty, the theatre is the ideal setting to stage your own love story. Some examples? The foyer of the Teatro dei Rinnovati in Siena, with its unique atmosphere and artistic features from different eras, the open-air theatre of Casole d'Elsa, the Teatro del Popolo in Castiglion Fiorentino, or the Roman Theatre of Fiesole, an exceptional archaeological and theatrical location.

Into the green

Giardino delle Rose
Giardino delle Rose - Credit: SIME/Guido Cozzi

For nature lovers, there's no better choice than getting married surrounded by greenery while also with your family and friends! The Rose Garden in Florence allows you to celebrate a ceremony among the scent and colours of the flowers, with a magnificent view of the city (information here).
Lovers of wine culture, countryside and iconic landscapes can organize a wedding in the vineyards and complete the ceremony with an excellent glass of wine! There are numerous cellars and estates that allow the celebration of civil rites.


For other ideas, tips, and locations: "Where to get married in Tuscany"

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