If you are leaning towards a civil wedding in a medieval castle, here is a selection of the best manors located in Puglia.

The heel of the boot, is home to numerous castles (castelli in Italian), throwbacks to battles of yesteryear.

Their architecture, because of the many different population that have invaded Puglia over the centuries, is a mixture of classical antiquity, Islamic, European Gothic styles, Norman and Swabian.

The castles and medieval fortresses in Puglia date from as early as the 11th century and are popular amongst visitors to this southern Italy region. Many of Puglia’s castles are protected and preserved and some have been renovated to be used for housing art galleries, museums and spectacular venues able to host unforgettable weddings and events!