Dreamy Wedding Destinations in France

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Reading time: 0 minPublished on 7 July 2023, updated on 16 April 2024

When it comes to planning a picture-perfect, fairytale wedding, France inspires many couples to host a destination wedding. With its gorgeous venues picturesque views, astounding beaches, lush vineyards and a romantic atmosphere France is an obvious choice. April to October and November to February are the best months to plan a wedding in France. We have shortlisted 5 spectacular wedding destinations/venues in France for you that can undoubtedly host the Big Fat Indian Wedding!

DISNEYLAND PARIS

Do you dream of a grand entry in a carriage like Cinderella for your wedding ? Then the magical Disneyland Paris is the place to plan your wedding at! It brings to life all your dreams and desires, in a fairy tale setting!

Located at a distance of just 30mins from the Paris CDG airport, this wedding destination has 2 spectacular theme parks, 7 hotels, and numerous iconic landmarks and castles that can host both, wedding ceremonies and receptions. Small receptions can also be organised by privatising a Disney restaurant. You can also have appearances by your favourite Disney characters, arrange for live musical shows, dance performances, a private fireworks display, an ice spectacle and customised decorations!

The entire team at this enchanting wedding destination will assist you with bringing to life a dreamy wedding – just like a fairy godmother!

Explore Disneyland Paris to plan your perfect fairy tale wedding.

DOMAINE DE CHANTILLY, CHANTILLY

Chantilly, an elegant quaint town, located 50kms north of Paris, is the picture-perfect miniature version of France.

Domaine de Chantilly consists of a huge park, the castle, royal stables and independent buildings for hosting events.

With its wide array of châteaux wedding destinations, picking a château venue in France could be difficult. But the Château de Chantilly is undoubtedly one of the most magnificent historical venue to plan the perfect destination wedding! The castle’s Condé museum has some of the most important collections of classical paintings after the Louvre, and can serves as a unique ambience for your special event and The Nef, Grand Stables is an ideal reception hall for hosting lunch, dinner or a cocktail party. You can also plan an out-of-the-ordinary horse show event at the Great Historical Stables!

For an unforgettable château wedding experience celebrate your special day at Château de Chantilly

CHÂTEAU DE CHAMBORD, LOIRE VALLEY

If your dream has always been to have a royal wedding inside a château or against a castle backdrop, then you are spoilt for choice in the region of Loire Valley. Home to 22 châteaux, Loire Valley is the powerhouse of French royalty.

At approximately 3hours from Paris, the Château de Chambord is twinned with Udaipur’s City Palace. Its double helix staircase, its panoramic views from the rooftops and its well-furnished rooms are few of the many reasons why this castle one of the dreamiest wedding destinations in France.

Under the coffered vaults is the perfect place to organize large-scale parties and receptions, with a magnificent décor and an atmosphere reminiscent of the most sumptuous feasts in Renaissance courts. It has 4 rooms forming a cross surrounding the central staircase.

And not to forget the terraces that have a breath-taking view of the park of Chambord in all its majesty and the courtyard which is a truly extraordinary place for special events.

Visit the Chateau de Chambord virtually to learn about its other magnificent event spaces.

VILLA EPHRUSSI DE ROTHSCHILD & GARDENS, SAINT JEAN-CAP-FERRAT

The iconic Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild & Gardens in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, 30 mins from Nice airport, is a wedding destination in France which can be labelled as the epitome of romance, glamour and elegance.

With its fountains, the French-style garden and the oriental inspired lounge, this enchanting rose-coloured villa is the perfect place to make your special day exceptionally glamorous.

The Villa’s show stopper, the large patio, is supported by Verona pink marble columns, making it a grand setting for dinners, cocktail parties, concerts and operas.

Between sea and sky, overlooking the bay of Villefranche, Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild & Gardens is the perfect venue to plan your dream wedding.

INTERCONTINENTAL CARLTON, CANNES

The Intercontinental Carlton Cannes is no stranger to the grandeur of Indian weddings and has hosted high-end Indian weddings with great aplomb!

In the heart of the Bay of Cannes on the prestigious Boulevard de la Croisette, just about 35mins away from Nice airport, this wedding destination in France is a mythical venue for a luxurious wedding right in front of the sea!

Imagine getting married with a backdrop of a panoramic view of the Lerins Islands, the Mediterranean Sea and the Esterel mountains. Carlton Cannes will turn your imagination into reality.

It’s idyllic private beach can also be privatised for a symbolic ceremony. With elegant rooms with the view of the sea, classy furnishing and big lounges the Intercontinental Carlton will organise a wedding that you will definitely cherish for a lifetime.

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