With the big day for Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s wedding approaching, excitement is running high among fans. The actors have chosen Lake Como in Italy as the location for their grand wedding. The duo departed for the venue on November 10.
First pictures of the destination of Lake Como were tweeted by news agency ANI on Monday. The venue seems quiet and picturesque. Check out the photos here.
Fans have also taken it upon themselves to look up the place, and the pictures are stunning. The couple will exchange garlands and hold the wedding ceremony at Villa del Balbianello in Lake Como, which is being prepped grand ceremonies to be held on November 14 and 15. The villa was open to the public till Sunday and is now under lockdown for the remaining week for the actors’ wedding.
According to news reports, there will be two wedding ceremonies – one according to Sindhi rituals and the other according to Konkani traditions to honour Ranveer and Deepika’s roots respectively.
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The wedding is said to be a small and intimate affair with only friends and family. The guest list includes Shah Rukh Khan, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Farah Khan.
The bride and the groom left for Italy in the wee hours of Saturday from the Mumbai International airport. The duo was dressed in white and was accompanied by their families.
Lake Como is situated in northern Italy’s Lombardy region, set at the Alps’ foothills, and is renowned for its scenic beauty. The place is a go-to for celebrity destination weddings. In fact, Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal’s engagement also took place here.
Lake Como is a strip of land which is only 30 metres deep in some places. Photos will reveal cobbled streets, European architecture and a quaint atmosphere of the place, which is why it seems to be a favourite spot for celebrity getaways too.