Destination weddings are becoming increasingly popular all over the world. Hollywood and Bollywood celebrities are leading the way by having large scale and magnificent weddings in top tourist destinations with a gorgeous backdrop and stunning locales. Bollywood celebrities are picking gorgeous locales to get married all over the world and Italy seems to be a favorite for Bollywood weddings having recently hosted a few high profile Bollywood weddings. The following are some of the top Bollywood celebrity weddings that have taken place in the beautiful country of Italy in the gorgeous Mediterranean region of Europe:
1. Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh had one of the most high profile weddings that took place in Italy. These two superstars tied the knot in mid-November of 2018 on the shores of the beautiful Lake Como. The wedding venue was the spectacular Villa Del Balbianello where the couple got married over a few days following various Konkani and Sindhi traditions. The many beautiful customs that were followed included a mehendi ceremony, a Konkani wedding, and a Sindhi wedding, and the paparazzi were kept at bay. The couple shared beautiful photos of the wedding that went viral on the internet within minutes. The couple had invited a small group of friends and family to the wedding and the pictures showcased a gorgeous wedding with great designer clothes and beautiful ceremonies. The couple later came back to India and had a series of receptions for their friends and family in India and also for the entire Bollywood fraternity.
2. Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma
In 2017, one of the most high profile weddings was that of superstar Anushka Sharma and the Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli. This was the ultimate love connection between cricket and Bollywood and the couple decided to have a beautiful private wedding in Italy. Tuscany is a splendid place to host a wedding and the couple chose the luxurious Borgo Finocchieto Resort in Tuscany in Italy. Many pictures and videos from the wedding were shared by the couple and it really looked like a gorgeous wedding. The bride and groom were dressed in elegant and fabulous Sabyasachi designers wedding outfits that were stylish and chic yet traditional with beautiful zari work and embroidery. The food menu was designed by the world-famous chef Ritu Dalmia and the wedding was attended by close family and friends of the couple. They later had a reception for the film industry, for cricket players and for friends and family in Mumbai after the wedding.
3. Rani Mukerji and Aditya Chopra
Aditya Chopra is one of the best directors in Bollywood and runs the famous Yash Raj Films studio, which is a leading Bollywood production house. Rani Mukerji has been a leading actress who has proven her mettle by giving numerous brilliant performances. The couple decided to have a very secret wedding in Italy. Aditya Chopra is very camera shy and the couple got married in Italy in 2014 with very few friends and family in attendance. There were reports that only 12 people attended their wedding in Italy.
4. Neha Bhasin and Sameer Uddin
Neha Bhasin is a professional singer with a melodious voice who has recorded many songs in Bollywood and also in other regional film industries in India. In October 2016, Neha Bhasin married her best friend, music-composer, and producer Sameer Uddin in Italy. The couple got married in a western-style wedding and the wedding venue was a gorgeous vineyard in the Tuscany region of Italy. This was one of the first really high profile Bollywood weddings in Italy before which Italy was just a very beautiful vacation destination for Indians.
5. Surveen Chawla and Akshay Thakker
Surveen Chawla is another Bollywood actress who got married in Italy. Though the actress got married in Italy in 2015, she shared the pictures of the wedding in 2017. Surveen Chawla got married to Akshay Thakker in Italy. There are beautiful pictures shared on Instagram of a great party and a western-style wedding in Italy.
Italy is a destination that is favorite for celebrities from all over the world. Nowadays, Italy is becoming a favorite wedding destination for Bollywood celebrities because of its gorgeous locales, great weather, and beautiful resorts and estates.