Forts, palaces, gardens, and courtyards—Rajasthan is the ultimate destination for a big fat Indian wedding. With its regal history and romantic legacy, this majestic desert state in India is the perfect locale for a union which is both magical and rooted in Indian traditions. Known for its hospitality and multi-cuisines, the royal state is perfect to get hitched for the couples who love to be connected with their/Indian traditions and history.
From Liz Hurley and Arun Nayar’s gorgeous Jodhpur fairytale wedding to Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas’s Udaipur dreamy “I do’s,” here are the most coveted celebrity-wedding destinations.
Rajasthan: A Hot Favourite for Celebrity Weddings
1. Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur
A spectacular hotel, set beautifully amidst a lake, the Taj Lake Palace in Udaipur looks like a dream and offers nothing less than complete fulfillment of your ultimate wedding fantasies. The Taj Lake Palace is one of the most romantic hotels in the entire world and no wonder the enthralling beauty of this floating palace is one of a kind!
2.Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jodhpur
Perched at a height above the desert city of Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan is not only a favourite destination for travellers but one of the hottest spots for a palace wedding among celebrities. Prominent celebrity weddings include Liz Hurley- Arun Nayyar wedding in 2007. This massive Indo-Colonial structure is one of the largest private residences in the world and home to famous folks ranging from the Ambanis and Shah Rukh Khan to Brad Pitt, Mick Jagger, Christian Bale, Madonna, Sting and more.
3. Rambagh Palace, Jaipur
Rambagh Palace is a luxury palace hotel that provides the quintessential royal backdrop for couples who always dreamt of their wedding as a regal and opulent affair. Veiled in hectares of manicured gardens, the hotel – run by the luxury Taj Group brand – has fantastic views across the immaculate lawns. The hotel strives to make every wish and desire come true in order to celebrate the union of the couple in a grand fashion.
4. Aman-i-Khas, Ranthambore
The stunning luxury wildlife camp sits in a lush forest on the edges of Ranthambore National Park, surrounded by the Aravalli hills. Russell Brand and Katy Perry tied the knot at Aman-i-Khas which consists of six-metre canopies, divided Mughal style around a communal outdoor fireplace. Set amidst the stark natural beauty and rural life of Rajasthan—an unusual romantic destination, the hotel ensures your time spent here will be a one-of-a-kind experience.
5. Neemrana Fort Palace, Neemrana, Alwar
Neemrana Fort is one of the oldest heritage sites in India. Positioned atop a hill, Neemrana offers the perfect setting for a wedding. Neemrana is easily accessible both from Delhi and Jaipur, which makes it an ideal wedding venue. A magical ambiance is created when the fort is bedecked with flowers and lights.
Truth be told, it’s a well-known fact that fairytale weddings do come true in Rajasthan.
Note: These rates are based on search queries made on kayak.co.in on 30th November 2018. The prices are quoted in S$. Flight prices are based on results for a return economy flight search. Hotel prices are for double occupancy and include taxes and fees. Prices are subject to change, may vary, or no longer be available.