Udaipur Becomes The Top Choice For Destination Weddings All Over The World

In India, weddings are long-lasting shenanigans. With all the traditions, functions, colors, dresses, decorations & emotions, marriages and weddings are a grandeur here. To notch things up a little bit, destinations weddings have become a very popular opinion and when we talk about destination weddings, one can never omit Udaipur from their list.

Among many achievements & recognitions in 2021, Udaipur has added another feather to its wings of glory. According to the survey of the wedding planner company, Wedding Wire, Udaipur is now among the top choices for destination weddings in the world. Well, the survey list also includes Jaipur, Lonavala & Masoori.

Here is a list of laurels & achievements bagged by Udaipur in 2021:

  • Udaipur became the fourth most romantic city in the world.
  • The National Geography Expedition and The Wall Street Journal have selected Udaipur among the top 8 countries of the world.
  • 5th beautiful city in the world in the list of Inter Miles.
  • World’s 11th best destination in MSN’s list.
  • Second Best City title from Travel & Leisure.

According to the survey by Wedding Wire, wedding dates were shifted due to an extensive rise in the corona cases this year. Due to this a lot of weddings were shifted in October and November. The survey also shows that in these two months, weddings have increased by 57%. Even cities like Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Lucknow, Bangalore and Jaipur have witnessed a higher rate of destination weddings.

It was also seen that due to Covid-19 waves, the hospitality and wedding industry was highly affected, especially in the year 2020. With the help of grand and destinations weddings, the industry is powering through again with a big boost. Udaipur in itself witnessed celebrity weddings, celebrities attending weddings & weddings set up in this mesmerizing and royal city of lakes.


Famous Weddings in Udaipur

Udaipur needs no introduction when it comes to travelling, vacations and when it comes to tying knots, the city is considered as one of the best locations in India for a destination wedding. People from all around the globe fly here to get hitched. The city of lakes is blessed with stupendous hotels, surrounded by beautiful lakes and hence it has become an attractive and popular wedding destination and what acts as a cherry on the cake is the city’s pleasant and calm weather. This has caught the eyes of many celebrities and Public figures and since then the City has been the venue of several high-profile weddings and celebrations.

So here is a list of few famous and royal weddings that took place in Venice of the East:

  1. Raveena Tandon’s Wedding:


Raveena Tandon tied the knot with movie distributor Anil Thadani in the year 2004. The sangeet ceremony and Mehendi ritual took place at Shiv Niwas Palace hotel and the venue for the wedding was the illustrious Jag Mandir Palace hotel. The guest list included prominent bollywood celebrities and other famous personalities.

  1. Praful Patel Daughter (Niyati’s Wedding):

The wedding of the former Union civil aviation minister’s daughter rolled at Jag Mandir, Udaipur. Famous Politicians and celebrities also flew down to attend the wedding.

  1. Puru Sethia’s Wedding:

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The grand wedding of UK based businessman Puru Sethia that took place in India’s wedding Capital, Udaipur witnessed a series of events starting from 21st November to 24th November. It was a star-studded event where American International singer Akon performed alongside Priyanka Chopra and other artists include Kailash Kher, Raja Hasan, and DJ Aqeel.

The series of events took place at Manek chowk, Jag Mandir, Devi Gargh and Zanana Mahal.

You can read more about this here.

  1. Sanjay Hinduja’s Wedding:

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It is said to be as one of the sumptuous and lavish weddings to happen in Udaipur. The wedding became talk to the town in no time. The major functions and ceremonies took place at the Prestigious Jag Mandir Palace. From Bollywood to Business personalities, you name it and they were present there. Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Manish Malhotra, Raveena Tandon, Shilpa Shetty made their presence.

International music sensation JLO (Jennifer Lopez) also performed there. She even posted a picture on Instagram while enjoying her boat ride in Lake Pichola.

  1. Prince Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar’s Wedding:

A royal and historic wedding in its true senses of the Prince of Udaipur who tied the knot with Princess Nivritti Kumari Singh Deo of Patna Balangir was a much-anticipated affair. The wedding reception took place at Shikarbadi, Udaipur. It was no less than a festival as the whole city was lit up. Various musicians, Bollywood celebs, and international personalities attended the royal wedding.

  1. Neil Nitin Mukesh’s Wedding:

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The latest wedding in the list that took place on 9th February 2017 in the city of lakes where Bollywood Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh got hitched with Rukmani Sahay at Radisson Blu Palace Resort & spa. It was a three-day extravaganza and the occasion was graced by many Bollywood celebrities. Famous singer of Udaipur Priyansh Paliwal also performed at the Sangeet ceremony.


Udaipur is definitely the wedding capital of India and for every Udaipurite out there, it is a proud moment as people choose this city to celebrate such a precious and big day of their lives.


Perks of having a wedding at Udaipur? See what experts have to say about this

As the wedding season is approaching people all over India are hunting for places to hold their wedding. Hosting a Destination wedding is a thing for ages now, and couples from the globe are looking for places to celebrate a wedding never seen before. Udaipur has become a hotspot when it comes to getting married as a lot of weddings, especially celebrity weddings have been hosted in the city making it the prime choice of people across the globe.

Why people are choosing our city and why more people must choose the City of Lakes is what the expert wedding planner, Sahil Thakur (founder at Frozen Apple Weddings) is telling us.

As per Sahil, he hears from a lot of people that they want to marry in Udaipur as they have heard about celebrities and big names getting married in the city. He told us about the main aspects, as per him, that give Udaipur an edge over other destinations in Rajasthan as well as the whole of India.

You get to marry in a PALACE   

Perks of having a wedding at Udaipur? See what experts have to say about this
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The city boasts of palaces and forts such as the City Palace complex, which alone houses several breath-taking venues. Apart from that you also have Devigarh Palace, Fateh Prakash Palace, Lake Palace and many more in the city. Beautiful weddings can be hosted in Udaipur in all these sumptuous palatial properties.

Some of the Most Luxurious Hotels are in Udaipur

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Besides having palaces, the city also has some of most stunning 5-star contemporary as well as heritage hotels that have a charm of their own.

Known as the Most Romantic City

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The City of Lakes known for its beauty is also known to be the most romantic city. This is because it houses some of the more exquisite locations in the whole of Rajasthan.

Beautiful Lakes Adorn Every Part of Udaipur

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It doesn’t matter where you go, you shall always find a place which overlooks the majestic waters of the city.

You Get to Experience the Unique Rajasthani Hospitality and Food

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‘Padharo Mahre Des’ meaning ‘Welcome to my Country’ is the dictum here and the people of Udaipur live up to it.

Hassle Free Transport!

The city’s closeness to states like Gujarat makes it quite easier for families to flock to Udaipur. The city also boasts connection with Delhi and Mumbai Airports and stations as there are daily Flights, Trains, and Buses available.

One added quotient!

The Backdrop of the Aravalis and Lot of Tourist Spots

Perks of having a wedding at Udaipur? See what experts have to say about this
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Udaipur has a lot of tourist attractions that is an added benefit to the people coming here to stay in your wedding. They can get to see a lot of places of interest in Udaipur and can relax amidst the nature having a gala time altogether.

Udaipur is encompassed by the Aravali Ranges, so wherever you go you can get an amazing view of the hills around the city. The wedding photography can totally be aced as there will be a perpetual background of beauty.


You can also visit the website for gaining more knowledge about wedding destinations and venues in Udaipur and other cities at Frozen Apple Weddings