Know the actual cost of a destination wedding in Jaipur!
A destination wedding in Jaipur is more than just a ‘get-away’ from the chaotic life of metro cities. A highly popular tourist city; Jaipur has also gained the reputation for being a fantastic destination to host weddings. While most people think of sand and beaches when considering destination weddings, a large number of young and modern couples, crave the history, heritage, royalty and traditional vibe that come up with authentic Rajasthani Weddings The palaces and lakes, all embraced by history and surrounded by culture are a charm that attracts soon-to-be-couples who want to make sure their wedding day is all things majestic and remarkable. Other than beautiful landscape and palaces, this city is known for its handicrafts, jewellery and clothes. Jaipur is a shopper’s paradise. Due to this reason it attracts so many tourists every year. Now-a-days lot of weddings is hosted here. Even foreigners are coming to Jaipur for their wedding. The best time to host a wedding here is between February to March.
A destination wedding in Jaipur is easy to plan and host if you start planning a little early. The thing with destination weddings is that you need to start planning well in time because ‘last-minute glitches’ are much more difficult to smoothen, unlike hosting a wedding in your home city. RSVP’s become increasingly important to know the exact headcount for comfortable accommodation and other bookings. Alright, let’s dive into the why, how much and what to do for your destination wedding in Jaipur.
We all know that Indian wedding is known for their extravagance. But planning an Indian wedding is a different ball game. Since it’s a 2-3 day affair, so lot of planning should be made in advance. It is advisable to hire a wedding planner, to make your wedding a more memorable one. We at Shaandaar Weddingz understand your needs and sentiments and will try our best to give your wedding a more personal touch.
Average Cost for a destination wedding in Jaipur
A destination wedding in Jaipur can easily be hosted within an approximate budget of 20-30 lakh, for around 100 guests, including the venue, accommodation, food and other vendors.
As soon as you decide to host your destination wedding in Jaipur, the first thing you need to book and plan is the wedding venue and the accommodation for your wedding guest. You can either book a hotel that offers both or choose a different venue with accommodations nearby. However, you must plan and include the travel between the locations for your guests in that case.
Would you prefer the complete royal feel and get married in a palace or prefer a slightly more modern touch of a hotel? Or would you rather go all out and book an entire resort for the wedding party?
Approximate cost: 8 – 12 lakh
Once you know where you are going, it’s time to start planning how you’ll get there. Will your guests make their own travel arrangements or are you planning it? How will guests reach the venue from the airport? How will guests travel within Jaipur, in case the accommodation and venue are different?
Also, airport, bus stop, railways all are at a proximal distance from the prime wedding locations of the city. And if you choose wedding venue and accommodation to be same, you need not worry as these hotels provide complementary concierge.
Approximate cost: Depends on your choice of venue; can range upto 2-3 lakhs
While most hotels and resorts have their own catering and decoration services, some allow you to personalize it or add to it with your own caterers and vendors. Look for local Jaipur vendors to add a traditional and folk touch to your wedding. For example, a bangle-making artisan, traditional folk dancers, Chaat counters, local Bandhani print Dupattas/fabric for décor etc.
Catering can cost upto 3-5 lakhs while décor can range in 2-4 lakhs.
Approximate cost: Depends if you take outdoor catering or the hotel’s catering and décor services; can range upto combined 7-8 lakhs
There is no limit as to how much you can and want to spend. This is an approximate costing for a close knit wedding of 100 guests in Jaipur. You can go as lavish as you want or choose as cheaper a venue you want for your wedding.
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