How to plan a Wedding Weekend?

Destination weddings are so popular nowadays: Tuscany is the first region in Italy, it boasts the most numbers of wedding of foreign couples and we are so glad about this!

The reasons are a lot: natural beauty, architecture, amazing views and wide portfolio of venues.

In Tuscany there are also so many art cities as Florence, Siena and our pretty town… Lucca!
With its strategic position and classy atmosphere is the ideal destination for a wedding weekend.

But first of all, what is a wedding weekend?

It is usually a 3 days celebration:
the couple decides to get married not at home but invites their guests to fly away with them.

Destination? Destination Wedding.

The wedding will last 3 days, there will be time to welcome everybody at the venue, organize activities together, plan a rehearsal dinner .

Finally (but not last) the wedding day!
Why not last?

Because the day after.. it’s time to brunch all together!

Are you in love with destination weddings in Tuscany?

Here below 3 important tips for a successful wedding weekend in our charming region


How to make a wedding weekend works?
The essential thing is concentrate the major part of guests in the same area:
the same historical estate or country house, or just nearby.
We use to suggest also urban wedding weekend, giving to our couple a selected list of accommodation inside the city: b&b, boutique hotels and exclusive accommodation (for all budgets).
Guests will decide where to stay inside the town.

For do this is important an excellent planning and coordination:

to make things work, they must be easy.

We have to be honest: this is the hardest part of the planning, find the right venue suitable to accommodate your guests. But we are here to give you our consultancy and show you our portfolio of accommodation villas nestled all around our region.


On the Friday of your wedding weekend in Tuscany the keywords are two:

Welcome: organize a lovely rehearsal dinner, in perfect Italian style. It must be informal but at the same time refined! How to do it? Read more here;

Icebreaking: organize nice activities so that the two sides could start to be more confidential. Examples: bike tour by night, dancing, quiz and so on. More activities listed here.


On the Saturday of your wedding weekend in Tuscany the keywords are two:

– Hangover: We know, weddings are the often the occasion to drink a little bit more… Be prepared!
The are a lot tried-and-true methods to cure a post-wedding hangover: use them, create an hangover kit for your guests so that everybody can get the glow back stat.

– Brunch: Maybe a pic-nic, or a simple bbq all together around the pool.
Organize a brunch for the day after the wedding to say goodbye to your guests in the best way!

Are you curious about what we can organize to make your wedding weekend truly exclusive?

Send us an email and we will be glad to give you our consultancy!

Simona e Benedetta

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