Your Italian Lake wedding: Lake Trasimeno

Start planning your Italian Wedding in Umbria right now! Umbria is known as the Green Heart of Italy; And the gem of this green scenery is the Lake Trasimeno. 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 organize it together, visiting locations, surroundings, venues and everything there is to see around Lake Trasimeno: let yourself be amazed by all these beautiful views!
Let us explain better, in the following paragraphs, what getting married on Lake Trasimeno really means. Lake Trasimeno is, in the opinion of many, an enchanted wedding venue in Umbria.

Destination wedding Umbria: Lake Trasimeno

Lake Trasimeno finds itself right between Umbria and Tuscany, getting the best of both regions in charme and breathtaking sceneries. Umbria has many green landscapes settings, and is known as the green heart of Italy, because it is locatedn right in the centre of the Country.
This amazing Lake (the forth in Italy for size) and its surroundings are famous worldwide, and they are appreciated from many people visiting Umbria. 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. This Lake is almost uncontaminated, it preserves his ancient charm and small hamlets on its shores.

Choose the style of your wedding in Lake Trasimeno, Umbria

Lake Trasimeno offers so many romantic settings, like an ancient scenery ready to take you and your guests back in the past. This Italian Lake can be the perfect venue for a shabby or rustic chic kind of wedding.
Lake Trasimeno surroundings are composed by olive groves, sunflowers fields, vineyards, all perfect setting for taking breathtaking pictures with your loved one.
Lake Trasimeno offers a wide variety of opportunities! Rolling sunny hills encircle the lake, embellished by medieval castles and 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.
Before or after the ceremony you can arrange tours through cellars and oil-mills, wine and oil tasting, cultural walkabouts, 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

Around Lake Trasimeno you can find some beautiful villages such as 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. Just walk aroung, 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 match your Umbrian Wedding with a live concert at Trasimeno Blues, a very famous Blues and Jazz festival; otherwise, check the concerts in Perugia during Umbria Jazz. Choose a Jazz quartet to liven up your wedding party, get the party started with your own quartetto!
Don’t forget that inside Lake Trasimeno you can find three natural islands. Two of them are still inhabited (Maggiore 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. Travel to the island on a small ferry boat, and thre bride can resach the shore on a fisherman boat! 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: Passignano sul Trasimeno

The romantica views in Passignano sul Trasimeno will take your breath away. Literally. You will now want to loose a minute and start immediately planning your Umbrian wedding in Passignano sul Trasimeno. You lush ceremony will find the perfect frame in one of the astonishing private villas alla round this little town. All the trees facing the lake, olive groves, colorful flowers will be the perfect setting for your dream ceremony.
La Rocca, in Passignano sul Trasimeno, is a must see. An ancient castle, a great point of view to enjoy the sunset over the Lake.

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 luxury wedding in Umbria then you better entrust yourself to a destination wedding planner like Fatima Palomares from My Umbrian Wedding. A long experience with weddings in Umbria, she can give you the right suggestions to make your wedding unforgettable.
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, or you can land in Pisa and drive two hours and a half to Umbria.

How much does it cost to organize a wedding in Umbria

Umbria wedding villas, castles, hamlets, borgo, palace, farmhouses or vineyards: you have so many options to choose among! You can get the lavish wedding of your dreams, 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! My Umbrian Wedding 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!