Lakeside weddings and events "romantic lakesides"

February 21, 2019
Can there be something more beautiful than getting married on the waterside?

Any wedding ceremonies or receptions that take place near the shore of a lake are usually referred to as Lakeside Weddings. These weddings focus on capitalising on the natural beauty of the lakes. The guests as well are in for a feast as their eyes sparkle while watching the setup of the marriage near a crystal clear waterfall. Lakeside Weddings are a popular choice among couples who appreciate the beauty of nature. The romantic ambiance of a lakeside setting creates a sparkling atmosphere for exchanging vows and celebrating the occasion with loved ones.

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A couple can choose to vary the style of their wedding ranging from small and intimate affairs to larger and elaborate events. They can decide to tie the knot directly in the Lakeshore, on a pier extending into the water, or in a designated ceremony area overlooking the lake. The reception can also be organised outdoors so that the guests can enjoy the mesmerising views while dining and celebrating

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Lakeside wedding venues in India
India’s beauty is immersible with its varied topography. Seas, Rivers, Lakes, these present one such beautiful scenery that fascinates all beings. From Lake Pichola to Arabian Sea and the Backwaters of Kerala, all are perfect destinations for a romantic Lakeside Wedding.
  1. Lake Pichola, Udaipur

This has been a tourist attraction for ages. With time, several owners and builders saw its tourist potential and have transformed the area with hotels and landmarks, in and around the lake.

Udaipur has scenic lakes and mountains, along with heritage. This can be the perfect venue for your dream wedding. With a dry climate, October-February is lovely in Udaipur. You may discover various options, for example, Taj Lake Palace, Taj Fateh Prakash Palace, The Oberoi Udaivilas and Amet Haveli

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  1. Bal Samand Lake, Jodhpur

With its grand palaces and desert backdrops, Jodhpur has hosted many scenic weddings. Not just this, it also has a majestic lake, Bal Samand, serving as the perfect backdrop for lake lovers. Just like Udaipur, Jodhpur can be another city to fulfil your dream of having a royal  wedding. Being a desert land, Jodhpur is dry-hot, and is perfect for a winter wedding

Jodhpur can be ‘the’ place for the wedding you had always dreamed of. Properties to consider-

WelcomHeritage Bal Samand Lake Palace

and Bijolai Palace

  1. Backwaters, Kerala

With serene green waters of the placid lakes, Backwaters at Kerala can become the perfect location for your dreamy wedding. You may choose from Alleppey Backwaters, Kuttanad Backwaters, Cherai Island, Cochin Backwaters, Kottayam Backwaters, Thiruvananthapuram Backwaters, and so on. Every backwater you choose has something distinct to offer in terms of the scenery giving you the chance to pick and select. Best time to get married would be from January to March, a perfect winter wedding. Properties to consider:

Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere,

Deshadan Backwater Resort,

Kumarakom Lake Resort


Backwater Ripples Kottayam.

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  1.  Naini Lake, Uttarakhand

Nainital, the lake district of Uttarakhand, is one of the most sought after places to get married in the Himalayan state. The lovely Nani lake looks like a pearl from heaven. You may organise a fairytale destination wedding here. The best time to host a wedding here is summer. Properties to consider:  The

Nani Retreat

Sea Hawk Resort,

Seasons Hotel and Resort

Raj Bilas Palace,

Shervani Hotel.

Lakeside wedding venues outside India
  1. The Amalfi Coast in Italy

Amalfi Coast, Italy is one of the most sought after destinations for weddings. Located in Campania region, south of Naples, this coast is quite popular for its dramatic coastline offering stunning views of the Mediterranean sea. You are bound to be confused choosing between a wide range of venues along the coast from luxurious hotels to private estates and intimate gardens. Most of these venues offer stunning views of the coastline and the sea.

The mild climate adds the cheery at the top making it ideal for an outdoor wedding. For an outdoor wedding, the variety ranges between ceremonies on a garden, a terrace overlooking the sea, or even on a private beach. The Mediterranean cuisine offered makes the mouth water. It is renowned for its deliciousness and freshness. You might also want to try some of the delectable local specialties such as limoncello, fresh seafood and regional wines. Keeping your guests happy is one of the emphases in any wedding. The Amalfi Coast provides various accommodation options - luxury hotels,boutique beds, breakfast and enjoying boat tours along the coast.

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  1. Tulum in Mexico 

Tulum, Mexico is another lakeside wedding venue that showers us with its unique blend of ancient ruins, stunning natural beauty and a bohemian chic atmosphere. The ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum, perched on a cliff overlooking the sea, gives us a captivating and historical setting for a fairytale proposal, engagement and destination wedding or photo shoots to be remembered for a lifetime. The pristine white sand beaches and turquoise water is one of the unique features of the place for which it is renowned all over the world. The magnificent Caribbean Sea as a backdrop is all you need for your wedding which is a part of the popularity of Tulum. If you're wondering about the bohemian chic atmosphere, we've got you covered. Its eco-friendly resorts, boutique hotels, and laid back ambiance are all a part of its atmosphere. The town encapsulates some of the most trendy boutique hotels, beachside restaurants, and stylish venues for perfectly capturing the boho spirit.

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  1. Ibiza in Spain  Ever wondered of a location with pristine blue water, stunning scenery and an undeniable scenic vibe as your Disney fairytale wedding destination? Ibiza, located in the Balearic islands of Spain, is one such place. It offers a Mediterranean charm with a unique blend of natural beauty for a lively atmosphere. Ibiza boasts some of the most eye-catching beaches in the Mediterranean. The island offers a variety of breathtaking settings for a wedding whether it's a secluded cove or a lively Beachfront. It is also the host to many renowned clubs known for its nightlife which are famous all over the world. You can decide between sophisticated beach clubs or rooftop bars for an upscale and glamorous atmosphere for your wedding.‍

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4. Lake Como- One of the most famous lakes in the world, Lake Como is a destination with marvellous green views. It has hosted several celebrity weddings making it one of the most sought after locations in current times. With a city full of Renaissance architecture, a destination wedding at Lake Como could be one-of-a-kind. One can book a whole villa for an intimate wedding celebration.

Properties to consider: Villa Balbiano, Mandarin Oriental, Villa Camilla and Villa Sola Cabiati.

5. Cedar Lake

A town in Indiana, Cedar Lake is an amazing tourist spot for those visiting the vicinity. With almost 50 hotels, the place has a wide range of options to select from. Nestled within acres and acres of picturesque topography, this can be a perfect place to get married for nature lovers. Have a mix of indoor and outdoor events with the main wedding near the lake to add nuance to your functions. Best time to get married here would be September-November. Properties to consider: Cedar Lake Estate, The Barn and Vineyard, Ravisloe Country Club and The Odyssey.

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