Lake Como is Italy’s third largest lake, is set against the beautiful mountains and has been lauded for its beauty for centuries. It’s an upscale and glamorous setting in Northern Italy that is popular with many Hollywood A-Listers, including George Clooney!
Surrounded by stunning mountains, Lake Como is home to several tiny towns and villages with panoramic views – can you imagine a more romantic setting for your big day? The Lake itself is almost 30 miles long - you won’t be short of venues to choose from!
If you’re planning an epic, romantic and stunning destination wedding in Lake Como, we’ve rounded up the best areas to base your big day in the area. Which one will you pick? Also, check out our beautiful bride Lauren's destination wedding in Amalfi to get an idea of what to expect!
The capital Como sits at the top of the lake and has a vibrant mix of people and scenery, which makes it a perfect location for a glamorous wedding with absolutely stunning scenery and lots of Gothic architecture.
This pretty town is referred to as ‘the pearl of the lake’. If it’s unbeatable water views you are looking for, then Bellagio is the absolutely perfect location for your special day – the town also includes some outstanding luxury hotels that would be ideal venues for your Lake Como wedding.
Musso is a quaint, small town on the western side of Lake Como. The idyllic location has ancient houses lined along the coast, giving this pretty town a traditional ‘authentic’ Italian feel.
Across the lake from Bellagio, Tremezzo is an extremely pretty humble town on the waterfront. Famous for its beautiful gardens, you will be able to take some really stunning wedding photos in this picturesque setting.
No matter which area of Lake Como you choose, you’re sure to have the most amazing time. Once you’ve picked your destination, it’s time to think of the smaller details - including your makeup!
Gemma Sutton Artists are alway available to travel for a destination wedding - we’ve got quite a few under our belt! If you’re thinking of a destination wedding in Italy (or anywhere at all!), get in touch to find out how we can make you look like a better, more beautiful version of yourself on your special day.