Celebrities and Royals have a long tradition of throwing highly luxurious weddings. We have come to expect these extravagant displays of wealth and glamour, eagerly reporting on every detail from the dress style to what’s on the menu. Here are some of the most expensive weddings seen in recent times:
Arun Nayar and Elizabeth Hurley
Costing $ 2.6 million in 2007, the wedding lasted eight days and took place at Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire, followed by celebrations in Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, India. Hundreds of thousands were spent on a private jet between the two locations and accommodations, including $ 10,000 per night for the wedding in India. Your wedding can be much more reasonable. For Function Rooms Newbury, Book a function room in Newbury at Newbury Races.
Prince William & Kate Middleton
This regal affair cost in the region of $ 34 million, mostly for security. Prince William, the eldest son of Prince Charles and second in line to the throne married the beautiful commoner, Katherine. Nearly one million was spent on flowers and $80,000 on a wedding cake for a wedding that featured celebrities and royal guests, as well as a TV audience of hundreds of millions worldwide.
Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer
When adjusted for inflation, this wedding in 1981 cost a staggering $ 110 million. Lady Diana was a stunning pre-school teacher who married into the royal family with the eldest son of the Queen. The ceremony took place at St Paul’s Cathedral with a TV audience of 750 million people! The bride wore a gown with a 25-foot train, there were 27 wedding cakes and a main cake that was 5 feet long and took 14 weeks to make.