As a soon-to-be bride and groom in search of the perfect destination for your Tuscan wedding, you will find everything you are looking for and more, at Villa Medicea di Lilliano. This incredible property is tucked away in the heart of Chianti, surrounded by over 12,000 olive trees and vineyards as far as the eye can see. This centuries old estate has been fully renovated with luxury and high quality in mind. Choosing this estate for your wedding is choosing to live the life of Italian royalty. Instantly the romantic Italian experience you have been dreaming of will become a reality when you are greeted by a blossoming garden. Resting in its center is a relaxing fountain where you and your loved ones will gather for a fun welcome drink. Reach the rooftop terrace and be amazed at the 360 degree view, where you will gaze upon the historic villa, the lush gardens, and the whole city of Florence in the distance. The terrace is also the destination of a breath-taking sunset that lights the sky on fire in shades of orange, pink, and purple.
When your wedding day finally arrives, you can be confident knowing you are in the finest care. In their own private quarter’s, brides, grooms, and the rest of the wedding party will prepare for the day, knowing that their guests are comfortably anticipating the celebration from their nearby accommodations. Just a short walk down the lane, lined with flourishing olive trees and you will be reunited.
You and your guests will find yourself searching for the words to describe the beauty standing before you, when you enter the gardens for the wedding ceremony. Guests’ gaze will follow the lemon trees until they reach the bride, descending the grand staircase to meet her groom. Her final destination will be the fountain, thoughtfully designed as a close relative to the Medici fountain in the Bobili Gardens. This is the perfect place to be joined in matrimony with your beloved, especially as it has the authority for recognition of civil weddings.
Guests will celebrate by enjoying a small aperitif, while newly-wed bride and groom stroll around the romantic estate discovering an endless supply of hidden treasure and unique locations, such as the antique chapel, to take beautiful pictures and capture memories to last a lifetime. As the sun sets over the hills find yourself, under the romantic glow of fairy lights and candles all around, while you dine al fresco on the most exquisite Italian cuisine. You are guaranteed to taste the freshness and quality in every dish.
If you are craving more Italian excitement, the villa offers variety of activities for you and your guests to enjoy during your stay. Leading up to your magical wedding day, experience authentic Chianti wine made in the antique cellar, which has been resting beneath the villa for centuries. Or, taste fresh olive oil made from the splendid produce grown right on-site, during a cooking class in the rustic kitchen. Too further accommodate you, just down the road is La Torre. A private villa complex providing a variety of additional spacious apartments decorated with the same luxury and attention you have come to expect, while being fitted with modern fixtures and appliances. Each of the five unique houses includes its own private garden, and a swimming pool rests on-site as the perfect spot for friends and family to come together and enjoy the lovely Mediterranean weather. It is the ideal home away from home for close family members, or even the largest of wedding parties. Villa Medicea di Lilliano and the surrounding accommodations will elevate your dream wedding beyond just one day, to an extended and exciting Italian adventure!