1) Breathtaking Landscapes
The scenery of the Amalfi Coast is simply magnificent, absolutely unique, the views are like nothing you’ve ever seen before.
If you want spectacular wedding photos, this is the perfect place that will leave you speechless.
50km of pure coastal beauty. The scenery is not limited only to the sea but also to the countryside, you will find cliff-top towns and world-famous sites, open lemon groves and vineyards, quaint pastel-colored fishing villages and luxurious historic Roman villas such as Villa Rufolo and Villa Cimbrone , beaches secluded and the only fjord ( Fiordo di Furore ) in Italy, a spectacular coastline and a heavenly mix of luxury and natural beauty
2) Fantastic Wedding Venues
On the Amalfi Coast there are so many wonderful and breathtaking villas, luxury hotels, wineries, castles, beach resorts and other authentic Italian locations that could be the perfect choice for a very special Italian wedding. The choice is huge.It
is difficult to reach the Amalfi Coast, but once you arrive, you can be surprised by jaw-dropping views and incredible wedding venues that can satisfy all tastes and budgets.
Each place has its own unique charm and architecture. Some places are more historic with lush gardens, others are iconic ultramodern buildings, and others have a typical old Italian flavor.
3) Delicious food and amazing local wines and spirits
Italian wedding food is simply the best! The Amalfi Coast, in particular, is a food lover’s paradise where authentic Italian delicacies can be enjoyed.
Guests attending a wedding reception in Italy will have the opportunity to eat many delicious and authentic Italian dishes.
The menu can be fully customized according to the preferences of the spouses and it will be possible to create customized menus tailored for vegetarians, vegans, or for any guests who have allergies or intolerances to lactose or gluten.
The Amalfi Coast also has an excellent local wine, of limited production but with an expansive flavor: the Costa d’Amalfi DOC, which produces only 250 thousand bottles a year in the three dedicated wine areas: Furore, Ravello and Tramonti. All the vineyards of this picturesque wine region are located on steep slopes, planted in narrow terraces carved into the limestone cliffs that tower over the sea.
The most important wine producer of the Amalfi coast is “Marisa Cuomo”, the winery is located in the municipality of Furore, a tiny group of colorful houses that are perched on the cliff above the famous fjord. The most important wine they produce is called “Fior d’Uva”
There are also several wineries in Tramonti and one in Raito called “Le vigne di Raito”
Liqueurs: Limoncello is not the only famous liqueur of the Amalfi coast that you must taste once in the area, there are many others less famous but with their own personality such as limoncello cream or the “Concerto” of Tramonti. It is a dense distillate of aromatic herbs and spices such as licorice, fennel, cloves, nutmeg and mint
4) A romantic local legend about the love between Hercules and the nymph Amalfi
Countless legends describe the Amalfi Coast area, ancient stories oscillating between history and myth, which remain unknown to most visitors to this coastal area.
These legends make this place even more fascinating, interesting and one of the most spectacular areas in Italy.
Some of the most famous legends are:
- The legend of the two brothers;
- The legend of Janare
- The legend of the milk miracle
- the romantic “Myth of the Nymph” of Amalfi.
Myth of the Amalfi Nymph: tells of the passionate mythological love between Hercules, son of Zeus, and a pretty nymph called “Amalfi” whose eyes were blue like the sea. According to the myth, once she died prematurely, Hercules decided to bury his beloved in a wonderful and perfect place: a tiny corner of the Amalfi Coast. Hence, a town was built on his tomb called Amalfi as the name of his beloved.
5) The climate
The climate on the Amalfi Coast is very pleasant, which is why it could be the perfect choice for your wedding in Italy and in particular for an outdoor wedding reception. The best months to get married in the area are May, June, September and October because during these months you are very likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures compared to the warmer months July August
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