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What is the Cost of a Royal Destination Wedding In Udaipur | Best Venues

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Destination Weddings In Udaipur

 

Udaipur is the most sought after wedding destination and rightly so. A destination wedding in Udaipur for 150 guests costs anywhere between 50 Lakhs to 2 crores. The cost of hotel rooms and food & beverage are the biggest cost head but there are many other things which add to your cost which we will discuss later on in the blog.

 

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Also known as the Venice of the East, Udaipur has always been called “The Land of Kings & Queens”. You will feel no less than a royal bride and groom when you get married at this lovely destination. Udaipur and its lakes create the perfect mixture of countryside and modernity, and it has inspired several painters, poets, and artists. Udaipur has earned a big name with its magnificent temples, serene lakes, brilliant architecture and the extravagant palaces. Owing to all these things, Udaipur has become one of the most romantic getaways in the world. 

 

To help you get started with the planning, we have handpicked some of the best wedding venues across Udaipur that are ideal for a destination wedding. Hope this helps.

 

Best Time to Plan a Wedding in Udaipur

 

Budget Destination Wedding venues

 

Destination Wedding in Udaipur will be very beautiful and charming all through the year, but it is recommended to avoid getting married during certain months. The best time to plan a wedding in Udaipur is during the soothing winter season when the weather is enjoyable and is favourable for everyone to explore the beauty in the outdoors. During the day, the temperatures remain in the range of 20-30 degree Celsius, and during the night, the minimum temperature is 15-22 degree Celsius.

In summers, it can get as hot as 40 degrees Celsius. During this season Udaipur is dry with hot winds. The monsoon showers bring some relief, drawing down the temperatures to 30-35 degree Celcius, though the humidity levels still remain high. 

Best time to get married: October to February

Ok months to get married: August-September and March-April 

Months to avoid: May, June & July 

 

How to Choose a Wedding Venue in Udaipur?

Your budget for booking the wedding venue and a number of guests majorly influence the type of hotel you’ll be choosing. Udaipur is known to be a hub of appealing palaces and resorts. So, to help you start with planning your wedding, we’ve categorized the hotels & resorts depending upon their ratings : 

 

 Luxury 5-star Hotels & Heritage Hotels: Luxury 5-star hotels are the ones that will surely give you the royal feeling and cost anywhere between INR 20,000 to INR 50,000 per room per night. Leela Palace and Oberoi Udaivilas – two of the utterly gorgeous hotels that come in my mind the moment I say luxury 5-star hotels in Udaipur. Other hotels in this category include Shiv Niwas Palace, Fateh Prakash Palace, Taj Aravali Resort etc..

 

5-star Hotels & Resorts: Hotels in this category do not scream luxury, but will give you the best 5-star experience and cost anywhere between INR 14,000 to INR 20,000 per room per night. Two of the best hotels falling under this category are RAAS Devi Garh Palace and Fort Fatehgarh. These two are fairly priced at INR 17,000 and INR 20,000 per night respectively. Another 5-star hotel is Trident Udaipur which is less expensive and costs INR 15,000 per night on average.

 

Heritage & 4-star Hotels: If you’re planning a budget wedding, then these will be the sorted ones for you, namely Rajputana Udaipur & Udai Bagh and many more. Here, the cost of a wedding you’ll experience lies anywhere between INR 5,000 – INR 8,000 per night.

We have told you about the range of prices the hotels offer, now let’s calculate the total cost of a Wedding in Udaipur. Let us understand what are the other costs involved besides the hotel stay & wedding venue It’s the cost of food, photography, decoration, makeup and so on. 

 

The cost of food per plate varies as per the menu and prices of each individual hotel. However, the general rule of thumb with regards to the meal cost is it is equal to the cost of rooms at the hotel (+/- 10 to 15%) So if your hotel room costs you 10 thousand per room per night, the cost of meals for two guests will be 9 to 12 thousand per room per night. 

 

The cost of photography and decoration will add 20 – 30 Lakhs to your total cost. The individual cost of both the heads has been discussed later.

 

What’s The Total Cost of Destination Weddings in Udaipur? 

After giving you an idea about the types of hotels you can choose from and their room price estimate, here is the total estimated cost of a wedding in Udaipur inclusive of other costs namely decoration costs and photography costs : 

 

 – Other estimated costs if you work with pocket-friendly vendors (Decoration and Photography) + Budget Hotel costs = INR 2.5 Lakhs + INR 20 Lakhs

 ~ Minimum spends on the budget wedding – INR 25 Lakhs

 – If you work with top vendors and want absolute luxury, the numbers are going to be slightly high – INR 24 Lakhs (Decoration for three events) + INR 3.5 Lakhs (Wedding Photography for three days) + INR 40 Lakhs (Hotel Costs for 150 persons and 2 nights) = INR 71 Lakhs (It varies and can stretch upto INR 90 Lakhs)

Now that we’ve made ourselves aware about the round off figures of the Cost of Wedding in Udaipur, let us explore these fantastic and exotic locations in Udaipur where you can have the kind of wedding you always dreamt of. 

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Special Wedding Venue of Udaipur 

 

The City Palace Complex

The City Palace Complex is one of the main attractions of Udaipur, it combines two grand heritage hotels including “Shiv Niwas Palace” and “Fateh Prakash Palace”. The complex also offers other historical monuments, that are now being offered as palatial wedding venues like, Jagmandir Island Palace, Zenana Mahal, Manek Chowk and Darbar Hall. These venues have alone helped hype up Udaipur around the whole country as the most popular wedding destination. 

 

Jagmandir Island Palace

 

jagmandir palace destination wedding venue in udaipur

 

While Jagmandir Palace is the most famous amongst all the venues, the hotel offers only the option of having the main Wedding. Many celebrities and extravaganza weddings have been witnessed at this venue. The hotel provides you with the royal ambience and makes you feel no less than a king and a queen. 

Along with this gorgeous hotel, The City Palace also offers you with two magnificent venues, Zenana Mahal and Manek Chowk where you can easily host a pre-wedding dinner and the other pre-wedding events namely sangeet function, cocktail party or a mehndi function, which will add-up 30 to 40 lacs more to your budget. 

While you plan to have the wedding in The City Palace, you can arrange for the accommodation in other luxury 5-star hotel or a 5-star hotel. 

 

 

Luxury 5-star Hotels & Heritage Hotels in Udaipur for Destination Wedding

 

The Leela – Udaipur

 

The Leela Udaipur venue for destination weddings

 

 

The picture-perfect venue for your wedding, this premium hotel is for those who desire grandeur in their wedding functions. Draped in royal gold colour, every inch of this venue oozes out luxury. It has 8 party areas named after the royalties of Rajasthan. It offers opulent and elegant accommodation of 80 well-appointed rooms and suites with state-of-the-art services to pamper your guests.

 

Savour both local and international gourmet in the vegetarian and non-vegetarian menu. The decor team here takes care of the decoration for your big day. Also, it allows you to hire your own decorators from outside and achieve the dream ambience you desire. So what are you waiting for? Book your wedding day here and turn it into a royal affair. 

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 95.02 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

Destination wedding combo package with The City Palace Complex costs approx. INR 125 Lakhs  For 150 people for two days

 

Oberoi Udai Vilas

 

Oberoi udaivilas for weddings in udaipur

 

Known to be awarded for “World’s Best Hotel”. Plan an upscale palatial destination wedding here. With 87 rooms & suites and a variety of indoor and outdoor venues, you can plan a multi-day affair. It is charming, sophisticated & its hospitality would surely leave your guests awe-struck. Plan your fairytale wedding at this regal heritage property.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 94.9 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

Destination wedding combo package with The City Palace Complex costs approx. INR 135 Lakhs  For 150 people for two days
 

Taj Aravali Resort And Spa 

 

Taj aravali resort udaipur

 

Savour multi-cuisine delicacies in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food to their guests. The place has a welcoming ambience. The splendid décor of the venue gives a special touch to your big day. It has 92 luxurious rooms for your invitees which gives them a comfortable stay.

It has sprawling lawns that are amidst lush greenery which will refresh your senses. It has 10 venues which are ideal for all wedding functions. 

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 45 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

Destination wedding combo package with The City Palace Complex costs approx. INR 95 Lakhs  For 150 people for two days

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Fateh Prakash Palace 

 

Destination Wedding in Fateh Prakash Palace, Udaipur

 

Beautiful luxury hotel located 300 m away from City Palace, will give you all kinds of awestruck inspiration with its phenomenal infrastructure and interior decor. You can’t help fixing your gaze at the creative architecture of the venue.

The ambience is contemporary with a hint of sophistication and minimalism. The hotel staff is very hardworking and customer-oriented. With 64 luxurious rooms, the hotel provides you with the royal aura and experience. Also, as Fateh Prakash Palace is located in City Palace Complex, the venues offered are Zenana Hotel, Sunset Terrace, Darbar Hall and Manek Chowk with a capacity of 500 guests. 

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 94.5 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

Destination wedding combo package with The City Palace Complex costs approx. INR 135 Lakhs  For 150 people for two days

 

Shiv Niwas Palace 

 

Shiv Niwas Palace for destination wedding

 

A beautiful crescent-shaped palace which will leave you mesmerized with its interior decor and infrastructure. The hotel is a part of The City Palace Complex and offers you 36 luxurious rooms and suites.

All the rooms have a spectacular natural panoramic view and will give you the best time of your life. The rooms feature traditional decor and beautiful portraits and serve the best room services. 

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 43.5 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

Destination wedding combo package with The City Palace Complex costs approx. INR 88 Lakhs  For 150 people for two days

 

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5-star Hotels & Resorts in Udaipur for Destination Wedding

 

RAAS Devi Garh Palace 

 

Devigarh palace udaipur for Destination weddings

 

It is a heritage hotel of the 18th-century palace in the village of Delwara. The palace offers numerous options for all size wedding receptions and ensuring the regal affair and a host of blissful surprises. The Fort palace was conceived as a place where the past meets the future. This all-suite luxury palace hotel has 39 suites with an emphasis on design and detail, using local marbles and semi-precious stones. An ultimate royal experience in itself.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 59 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

 Fort Fatehgarh – Udaipur 

 

fatehgarh palace udaipur wedding venues

 

Nestled on the top of a mountain offering panoramic views of lakes and mountains of the city, Fort Fatehgarh is located near Lake View Park on Fateh Sagar Road. It’s a heritage renaissance resort with 4 venues with palatial decor, perfect to host all your pre-wedding functions, the wedding and reception ceremony.

 

It has 56 lavish rooms making your stay utmost royal and comfortable. You may also host an open-air function on their terraces which offers an exquisite view of the city at night. Just plan your wedding at the Fateh Garh, Udaipur to make it a memorable one.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 44 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

Laxmi Vilas – Udaipur

 

Laxmi vilas for destination weddings in udaipur

 

This hotel is one of the best options for your destination wedding in Udaipur facing the famous Fateh Sagar Lake. It is an opulent symbol of majestic elegance and divine luxury. They will offer your guests the best Rajasthani cuisine, with popular flavours from across the globe for your wedding.

 

Here chefs will delight you with gourmet recipes and enticing aromas. They have 2 areas to host your all wedding ceremonies. The hotel offers 55 well-furnished rooms and suites with sophisticated interiors and refined comforts, with beautiful views of the lake, valley, and a panoramic view of the city.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 35.6 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

Chunda Palace Udaipur 

 

Chunda Palace udaipur wedding venue

 

 

The Chunda Palace is a traditional Rajasthani palace and perfect for royal destination wedding in Udaipur. It is exquisitely highlighted with the rich heritage of the Mewar region.

 

All the hand-painted walls, intricate paintings made using natural colours, bone inlay art work, crafted artefacts and ceilings filled make the interiors of this place breathtaking. Hosting a royal wedding at a destination, so magnificent, just couldn’t be better than this.

The theme of décor you want, catering, music, as well as recreation necessities everything is addressed in detail by their keen-eyed hospitable staff. 

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 31 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lighting, photography, makeup, wedding, sangeet, and Mehendi setup. Also lunch, hi-tea, dinner.

 

Ananta Resort & Spa

 

Ananta spa resort venue for weddings

 

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Another premium wedding destinations in Udaipur for a destination wedding.  Relish delectable delicacies in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. It has venues with splendid decor which gives a special touch to your big day.

 

It has 247 lavish rooms for your guest which gives them a comfortable stay. It has sprawling lawns that are amidst lush greenery which will refresh your mood. The venue has a great ambience which makes everyone feel welcomed.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 42 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

Ramada Spa & Resort Udaipur

 

Ramada Resort for weddings

 

The architecture that Ramada Spa & Resort in Udaipur has everything you would want for your destination wedding in Udaipur. If a destination wedding venue is what you’re looking for, then let us tell you that Ramada Spa & Resort is a mixture of traditional architecture and modern facilities.

Their guest rooms are set around the central courtyard and in 3 different spaces. And the lawn, patios, verandahs and terraces make up for its spatial exterior essentials, confirming that the view guests receive is nothing but a spectacular one.

The site houses 72 guest rooms, poolside dining, two banquet halls for grand weddings and exclusive dining venues.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 29 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

Radisson Blu Udaipur Palace Resort & Spa 

 

Radisson Blu udaipur destination wedding venue

 

Radisson Blu is situated on the banks of Fateh Sagar Lake and offers an awe-inspiring view of ancient palaces and celebrated monuments of Udaipur. The spot has several banqueting spaces to host your pre-wedding and wedding festivities. A regal touch is provided to all its conveniences that make accommodating a marriage at Radisson Blu an extravagant event. All the room at this resort features the riches of heritage infused with modern décor, just in the way you would want to make your outstation invitees feel welcomed. The culinary professionals who range out the most delightful multi-cuisine as well as local Rajasthani gourmet are yet another plus point of this venue

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 35 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay,lunch and dinner.

 

Hotel Valley View – Pratap Nagar

 

Hotel Valley View destination wedding

 

In case, you want an option that’s not a resort, a heritage site or a palace. We have this fantastic destination wedding venue which is just perfect for the love birds for having the wedding on a budget. Hotel Valley View has incredible banquet hall alternatives and an extensive lawn that is offering to host a wedding affair just like the way you wanted. Since the Hotel happens to be on the airport road itself, it reliefs transportation issues. And still, you are not compromising on the environment; the hotel has a spectacular view of the mountains and structural sceneries to offer.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 25 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner. 

 

Hotel Lakend – Ambavgarh

 

Hotel Lakend View Udaipur for Weddings

 

This is a destination wedding venue that gives you a complete view of the fantastic city of Udaipur. Located at the Fateh Sagar Lake, Hotel Lakend is the most beautiful, most serene and majestic wedding venue that you can book to host your desirous dream wedding.

 

Alongside numerous banquet halls and open-air space, this hotel’s catering services are considered to be best in the country. Hey, it’s just what you’re looking for, isn’t it?

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 35 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner. 

 

Heritage & 4-star Hotels in Udaipur for Destination Weddings

 

Rajputana Udaipur – A Justa Resort 

 

Rajputana Udaipur wedding venues in udaipur

 

You will relish both multi-cuisine vegetarian and non-vegetarian gourmet. The lavish decor and stylish interiors of this venue give a regal touch to your wedding. It has 7 party areas.

The venue has world-class in-house decor along with premium hospitality and 54 luxurious rooms for accommodation. This one should be on your cards.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 16 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

Royal Retreat Spa & Resort – Badi

 

Royal Retreat and Spa Badi, Jaipur

 

Situated in the middle of the beautiful Aravalli Range, The Royal Retreat Spa & Resort is a great place to stay away from the concrete jungle and have some quiet time. Favourably positioned in Badi, Rajasthan, this resort will help you have a grand wedding affair as you’ve always wanted. Being close to all the transport hubs, you can stay assured that your guests will not have any sorts of troublemaking to a fantastic place.

This artistic venue is efficiently designed in-sync with the lovely backdrops. It has multiple banquet halls and a splendid turf at your disposal to offer for your royal themed wedding. The professional staff is always there for assistance for anything you need. They also have an events team, which makes sure that your pre-wedding and wedding function go on without any problem. To keep up with the modern trends in weddings, they are skilful enough to arrange the hottest themes and customise a catering menu the way you want.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 28 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

 

Udai Bagh Resort Udaipur

 

Udai Bagh udaipur wedding venue

 

The Udai Bagh Resort is the gem of a venue which is located at the striking Aravalli Mountains. It is extravagant and claims to be much more than just another luxurious resort. A flawlessly trimmed vibrant meadow encircled by expansive, elegant rooms expects you at this marvel of a venue.

It is placed at a suitable distance from the airport and the city centre which makes Udai Bagh Resort an ultimate destination wedding venue. All of its 42 rooms are designed in traditional heritage style and has a large gallery that gives you a picturesque sight of the Aravalli ranges.

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 21 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

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Lake City Resort

 

Lake City Resort udaipur

 

You can save the best deal on transportation cost if you select United-21 Lake City Resort out of all other options. It is located in front of the airport. We bet you that United-21 Lake City Resort would be an ideal choice for a destination wedding in Udaipur.

This architectural splendour is popular among out-stationed visitors not only for neighbouring the airport but also for the brilliant service the professional staff provides.

Besides the stunning Mountain View, what greets you at this venue is the traditional interiors, the variability of a banqueting spot, lush lawns and terraces that will make you feel rejuvenated. Known for its delicious meals United-21 Lake City Resort leaves no stone unturned to make your destination wedding a magical and royal affair. 

Destination wedding package costs approx. INR 20 Lakhs For 150 people for two days

Including stay, lunch and dinner.

Well, when you finally decide upon the venue to get married, you need someone really good to capture those moments. Wedding day is the most special day, and all the moments need to be captured and kept safe no matter what. So, its time to decide the wedding photographer.

 

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How to Decide Wedding Photographers for Destination Wedding?

Wedding photographers and cinematographers do not come cheap. However, there are tonnes of great guys out there who do a very good job cheaper. Mind you, it is not as good as these guys but its descent and 99% of my clients (as a former wedding planner) have not to regret hiring them. These guys charge anywhere between 1.5 lacs to 3.5 lacs for a 2-day wedding. For a 3 day wedding, you can do the math.

Now coming up some of the best in India are : 

Badal Raja & Company: INR 6 Lakh – INR 10 Lakhs

Memories by Prakash Tilokani: INR 6 Lakhs – INR 10 Lakhs

Wedding Nama: INR 6 Lakhs – INR 11 Lakhs

The Cinematic Wedding Filmer: INR 0.6 Lakh – INR 1.5  Lakhs

Nitant Sabharwal: INR 2  Lakhs – INR 4 Lakhs

Ramit Batra: INR 1.5 Lakhs – INR 5 Lakhs

Sephi Bergerson: INR 1.5 Lakhs – INR 4 Lakhs

Naman Verma: INR 4 Lakhs – INR 7 Lakhs

Twogether Studios: INR 2 Lakh – INR 5 Lakhs

Navdeep Soni Photography: INR 1 Lakh – INR 3 Lakhs

 

How to Decide The Wedding Decorators for Destination Wedding in Udaipur?

 

Now whether you let your wedding planner take care of decor for you or work with the wedding decorator directly, it is important to work with someone with whom your wedding planner is comfortable. In case your wedding planner says your decorator is average, don’t work with that guy. Calling a guy average is dropping hints, he is not as good as you think! 

And most importantly, usually, the wedding decorators recommended by the venues are not great. They may be good, but believe me, never great. 

Expect to spend anywhere between 10 to 30 Lakhs on decor if you work with a good wedding decorator. In case you go with DIY route, you can organise basic decor for 5 to 12 Lakhs.

Here are some of the Best Wedding Decorators in India who have been doing this job for a long time and are excellent at what they do:

Q Events, Noida

Abhinav Bhagat

Elements Designs

Dreamzkraft

Akhil Paul

WDC – Backstage Productions

 

Well, in my opinion, ideally, the cost of a wedding in Udaipur can be rounded off to 40-50 Lakhs. And believe me, going for extravaganza hotels and expensive vendors would simply be an attempt to play with your budget. However, everyone has their own perception and if you want to have your dream wedding, then you should surely browse through the above-mentioned wedding venues in Udaipur and plan your royal affair right away!

 

Need more ideas? Here is our guide to planning a destination wedding in India in less than 15 lakhs.

 

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