Many couples from all over the world each year choose Ravello as their marriage destination! No wonder why! Ravello is one of the most enchanting villages of the Amalfi Coast, with its superb villas and incredible botanical gardens overlooking the sea it is certainly one of the most impressive destinations of Italy. If you are considering a catholic wedding with civil validity in Ravello you can choose among four stunning churches located in the heart of town according to their personal tastes and wishes and the size of their wedding group.
On request, Catholic wedding ceremonies can be celebrated by an English-speaking priest.
The first one and definitely the most famous is the beautiful Duomo, located in the main square of town! Dedicated to San Pantaleone. Inside, the cathedral has a nave and two aisles and is very elegantly decorated with beautiful pieces of fine art and statuary. The church was originally bequeathed to the town by the 13th Century local nobleman, Niccolo Rufolo.
The Duomo can be booked to celebrate Catholic weddings on any day of the week - including Saturdays and Sundays – and can host wedding groups of up to 200 people.
It is possible, on request, to decorate your chosen Catholic church in Ravello with beautiful floral arrangements and decorative elements to make your ceremony even more personal and romantic.
CF recommends classical music during your ceremony to add an extra touch of magic and elegance to your Amalfi Coast Catholic wedding ceremony in Ravello.
The smaller church of Santa Maria, built in the 12th century, is located in a secluded area of town only few meters walking distance from the central square of Ravello. The simple Roman Architecture and bright interiors make it an interesting venue to be decorated according to the clients' preference. The warmth and intimacy offered by this church makes it the ideal venue for smaller wedding groups of up to 70 people.
The baroque church of San Francesco d'Assisi is located in a secluded area. This church with its beautiful interior and thanks to its location, outside from the main Piazza, is ideal for couples desiring an intimate and private ceremony far from the main touristic pathways. It’s the ideal venue for wedding groups of up to 110 people.
Built in 1086 and considered to be the Church of the rich, it is situated along the path where you find all Ravello’s 5 star hotels. Re-opened after 10 years of restoration it’s possible to trace and observe the original structure of the crypt, thanks to a glass panel. The church’s three aisles are enriched by the important pulpit on the right side of the nave. It’s the ideal place for ceremonies up to 70 people.