Here we will talk about the list of top 10 most expensive weddings of all times. We all know that weddings are the most celebrated occasion in the world and people spend a lot on them. In past, there was no trend of expensive weddings and people mostly wanted to have simple weddings but now the situation is changed. Nowadays people love to spend more on weddings to maintain their status and show off others as well. It is also prohibited by many religions not to spend more on weddings, but people are not following it. As the cost of everything in this world is increasing day by day which is more making them expensive. Some people want to have their weddings more lavish. Usually, the most expensive weddings in this world are only done by famous celebrities, business tycoons, and royal families as well. Weddings are the most celebrated occasions in the whole world, and it has different methods in all religions. They not only spend on the functions of marriage but also their invitation cards and all accessories. In this article, we will specifically talk about top 10 most expensive weddings of all times.
The following are top 10 most expensive weddings of all times:
10. Elizabeth Hurley & Arun Nayar:
He is a very famous businessman who got married to a foreigner. She married her in a castle in the European country then moved to Jodhpur for all next functions. His marriage was done in 2007. This couple has done marriage twice, and their wedding continued for about 8 days. They also spend large amount only on private jets hired for the traveling of their guest who cost about $300,000 and for their stay they spend almost $100,000 wedding budget. A hotel suite was booked for the couple that cost about $10,000 each night. The total cost of the marriage of this couple is almost $2.5 million.
9. Paul McCartney & Heather Mills:
The marriage of the most successful songwriter must be lavish and luxurious as well. They got married in pure Indian style in a church of Ireland. It was held in almost 2002. In this marriage they have a big vegetarian menu, Indian dancers were there. They spend almost $145,000 only on flowers and $150,000 on fireworks only. She wore beautiful lace gown by a very famous designer who was also very expensive. The total cost of this marriage was $3 million which was a big amount at that time.
8. Elizabeth Taylor & Larry Fortensky:
This marriage was very famous because the bride was the daughter of Michael Jackson. She married to a successful construction worker. This marriage was conducted in 1991 and was more famous because of famous guest list there. As all famous celebrities from the film industry came to the wedding that made it more famous and known. The cost of this marriage was almost $4 million which is a very large amount in 1991 as money was not much spend at that time on weddings.
7. Liza Minnelli & David Gest:
She is a very famous actress, and she married to music producer David. This marriage was full of celebrities. Michael Jackson was the best man of the groom while Elizabeth Taylor was the bridesmaid of the a bride. In this marriage, only $800,000 was spend on cake and flowers as well. A special orchestra was arranged for the marriage. It was very famous marriage because of the celebrities’ appearance on it. The total cost of this marriage was almost $4.2 million.
6. Chelsea Clinton & Marc Mevinsky:
It was a very luxurious marriage. It was conducted in 2010 in court. It was very high profile marriage that almost spend $600,000 only in air-conditioned tents and cake for the marriage cost about $11,000. It was very beautiful and large cake in different flavors. The dress of the bride was worth watching as it was very beautiful and made by a famous designer in Silk Organza material. The whole view of the marriage look like some fairy tale as was decorated with white expensive flowers. This luxurious marriage about $5 million was a wedding on a budget.
5. Wayne Rooney & Coleen Mcloughlin:
It is a very beautiful couple and was in a relationship since they were only 16 years old. Then they finally got married in 2008 in the form of their dream wedding. Before the start of their wedding, the couple with their about 65 guests went to Genoa to celebrate on the yacht of $120 million. Everyone stayed on that yacht for some days and luxurious hotels as well. Then their wedding was conducted, and their reception was in Italy. The total cost incurred for this luxurious wedding is almost $8 million.
4. Prince William & Kate Middleton:
It is the wedding of a royal family of UK. We all know that royals are famous for their luxurious lifestyles. This royal wedding was conducted in 2011 in which there were 1900 guests and also shown live on television all over the world. This beautiful couple was planning their wedding from long time, and they selected their expensive cakes flowers and music as well. The wedding ring for a bride was made with some precious gold that is the tradition of royal family. They spend about $800,000 on flowers and cake was of $80,000. The total cost of this royal and most famous wedding was almost $34 million.
3. Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia:
The bride of this couple is the daughter of billionaire steel mill owner. They are very rich which was totally shown on their wedding. The invitation cards of their wedding were given in pure silver boxes that look amazing. They also gave tickets to their guests and also stay in hotels for the time of their wedding. The wedding last for about 5 days and was full of enjoyment. All guests were also given gifts as well in which there were precious jewels that everyone loved the most. It was very high profile wedding and cost almost $66 million which can only be affordable for the rich people.
2. Prince Charles & Diana Spencer:
It is a very famous couple all over the world. It was the best royal fairytale wedding of the world. It was held in 1981 which has almost 3500 guests and was shown live on TV all around the world. The ring given to Diana was very precious which has almost 14 solitaire diamonds on it. Her dress was also made by famous designer and was made with precious stones of the world. The couple cut almost 27 cakes that were made in 14 weeks. As it was a pure royal wedding and cost about $110 million.
1. Wedding of Prince of Brunei:
He is a very known prince of Brunei who is 31 years old while the bride is 22 years old. The dress and bride were fully dressed up in diamonds and precious gems as well which are very expensive in the world. This marriage was a pure display of wealth in the world. On their wedding, there were also celebrities there which made it more high profile. The wedding was very luxurious and high profile as well. The whole look of this wedding looks like a picture not real as a bride was full of diamonds. It is considered as the most expensive wedding in the world.
List of Most Expensive Weddings of all Times:
|1||Prince of Brunei wedding|
|2||Prince Charles & Diana Spencer|
|3||Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia|
|4||Prince William & Kate Middleton|
|5||Wayne Rooney & Coleen Mcloughlin|
|6||Chelsea Clinton & Marc Mezvinsky|
|7||Liza Minnelli & David Gest|
|8||Elizabeth Taylor & Larry Fortensky|
|9||Paul Mccartney & Heather Mills|
|10||Elizabeth Hurley & Arun Nayar|
We conclude that weddings are a most important event or occasion in the whole world. We all know that weddings are much celebrated in the whole world. Nowadays everyone is bearing huge amount of cost of wedding to maintain their status and show off others. All these weddings are done in some royal manner that makes them memorable. On these weddings, a large amount is spent on all the items used for weddings like cakes, flowers, etc.