The past few years has seen a remarkable number of A-lister Bollywood, business and sports celebrities from India opt for fabulous international destinations for their wedding ceremonies. Perhaps, the escape from paparazzi, the idyllic setting with pristine surroundings and high glamour quotient of a romantic destination may have added to the top choices of global destination weddings. Some newsmakers being: Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, who chose Lake Como attraction in Italy. Set against the foothills of the Alps, Lake Como has been favoured destination for Indian business families too.
Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli and actor Anushka Sharma could skip prying eyes by choosing to have their big day in Tuscany. This lush green region in central Italy boasts of inspirations from Renaissance art.
Remember the suave and tall actor Kunal Kapoor, he and his bride Naina Bachchan opted for a beach wedding in Seychelles. Their private ceremony ensured that the high profile guests would get their share of much-needed privacy too.
The city of Paris and Monaco have also seen a fair share of celebrity wedding ceremonies, be it for bachelorette or bachelor parties or their post-wedding family get-togethers to relax, international destination weddings as a preferred choice is indeed trending.
Top Unique Wedding Themes For Indian Couples
1. Hot-air balloon wedding
Top Destinations: Cappadocia & Albuquerque
2. Underwater wedding
Top Destinations: Mauritius, Paradise Island
3. Wedding on a glacier / skiing locale
Top Destinations: Juneau in Alaska and
Whistler in British Columbia
4. Wedding at volcano / cavern site / hot springs
Top Destinations: Hawaii Volcanoes National
Park and Wookey Hole Caves, Somerset, UK
and Hot Springs site in Costa Rica
5. Jungle safari glamping wedding
Top Destinations: Kenya, Tanzania
6. Marathon / rafting wedding
Top Destinations: London landmarks &
Rotorua rapids (New Zealand)
7. Castle / Chateau / Barn wedding
Top Destinations: Ireland, Scotland, Switzerland
8. Beach wedding on an island
Top Destinations: Thailand, Maldives, Sri Lanka
9. Palace wedding with a royal entourage
Top Destinations: England, Scotland
10. Musical theme wedding
Top Destinations: Los Angeles, Beverly Hills