A newlywed couple walking on the snow on Dolomites in Südtirol.

Plan a unique Italian mountain wedding experience in an undiscovered place!

Very often, Italy results in being attractive for widespread and known places like Amalfi, Tuscany, Umbria, Lakes, Cinque Terre, etc.

But what many don’t really know is that there is a beautiful area in the north of Italy that is believed to be one of the world’s best mountain areas.

We are talking about the Dolomites, which have been declared “World Heritage” on June 26, 2009 by UNESCO.

Braies lake with the fog over the water

The term, tory well-known for being the greatest Italian skiing area, hosts a national park and eight natural parks. They are divided into the provinces of Belluno, Bolzano, Trento, Udine, Pordenone, Vicenza, and Verona.

So why thinking about a wedding or elopement on the Italian Dolomites. What could a couple plan in a place like this?

Wedding in Lake Braies in Südtirol.

It is necessary to start by saying that this area is known for its high touristic attraction.

Therefore, there are many characteristic tourist facilities, such as chalets, lodges, retreats and luxury hotels.

Also, the area is characterized by some places where local traditions are powerful and still present.

For example, the area of South Tyrol, which before the Second World War, was part of Austria, maintains many local traditions and customs such as the spoken language (German), clothing, food, and the typical Tyrolean architecture of the so-called “Maso.”

In case the budget is lower than usual or couple’s preferences are more oriented to simplicity, you can’t miss to consider, Bavarian style hotels and venues in South Tyrol.

These are usually family-run business that are less expensive than luxury mountain retreats but can give you a more warm welcome and guarantee a cozy and intimate atmosphere.

Facade of a south Tyrollean families hotel

A couple on a boat during a wedding on lake Braies.

Speaking about South Tyrol and Dolomites, you can’t do without thinking about a mountain wedding.

We know that many people love the mountains. And the trend for winter weddings is rising so fast. This area is ideal for destination weddings.

It is going to be a fairy tale experience for you and your guest. They will be fascinated by the landscapes, the ghostly villages, the food, and local wine and beer.

Newlywed couple hugging in South Tyrol over the snow

Terrace of a wedding venue in Merano

Imagine exchanging your vows in front of a mountain lake or inside wood with a stunning view of the valley. Pictures speak for themselves.

The most beautiful and well-known mountains of the dolomites are The Marmolada, “Lavaredo’s peaks,” “Pale di San Martino” and “Altopiano lunare,” Monte Pelmo, The Sciliar, Massiccio delle Tofane, Monte Cristallo, Sassongher, Monte Borgà, and Cima Tosa.

But there are many, many others!So let us know your thoughts, we can’t wait to know your mountain wedding ideas!!

Castle in South Tyrol in Merano
Miramonti hotel, view from the inside of a room.
Stube in South Tyrol
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