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Top 10 Most Expensive Weddings in the World

Thursday, May 19th 2011. | Other

Everyday, thousand wedding happen on the face of the planet. Thousand couple held their wedding ceremonial simple and thousand others spotlight their wedding with expensive photographic, exclusive hotel suite, exclusive food and other expensive amenities. Next, we are going to see how millionaire and celebrities spend their money on their wedding. This is top 10 most expensive weddings in the world.

10. Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes ($2 million)

Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes


Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes wedding was witnessed by 150 special guests. Katie and tom wore a bride’s gown and groom from Armani. Although Katie 16 years younger, she looked happy to be a new wife of Tom replacing the position of Nicole Kidman. Few hours after the ceremony, these new couples went to Maldives to enjoy their sweet honeymoon.

9. Arun Nayar & Elizabeth Hurley ($2.5 million):
Arun and Elzabeth held their wedding for 8 days and they celebrated the ceremony in 2 different castles. First celebration was held at Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire, Britain, and the second one at Umaid Bhawan Palace, Joghpur India. Arun Nayar spent more than 2,5 million to finance all the wedding parties. At this moment, the couple is already breaking up.

8. Liza Minnelli & David Gest ($3.5 million):
Liza Minnelli and David Gest was one of the most extravagant wedding ever. The couple reached their wedding with 60 orchestras, 12 tier wedding cake, and Tony Bennett. Before the guest leaving, they give every guess a personalized-gift inside satin box written “Liza and David 4 ever”. A year later, they broke up.

7. Paul McCartney & Heather Mills ($ 3.5 million):
The wedding between this 2 people held in St, Salvador church of County Monaghan, Ireland, continued by private reception of 300 guests at Castle Leslie. The bride gown was a Mills’s own design and she tailored it at London’s Eavis & Brown. After the reception completed, the couple flew to a private island in Seychelles

6. Delphine Arnault and Alessandro Vallarino Gancia ($7 million):
Delphine Arnault and Alessandro Vallarino are two sons of French millionaires and Gancia winery. Their wedding was held in Cote d`Azur of France in 2005 and it was attended by popular icon such as Elizabeth Hurley and Karl Lagerfied. The bride wore a wedding gown from John Galliano and More than 5000 white roses cute the altar.
5. Wayne Rooney & Coleen McLaughlin ($15 million)

Wayne Rooney & Coleen McLaughlin


Wayne Rooney wed his wife in June 12, 2008. The wedding was held in Villa Durazzo over the outstanding view of Italian Rivera. After the ceremony, The couple held 4 days parties over a private yacht and with 64 guests on it. The reception itself was a simple ceremony with Pizza and cocktail. The million-dollar cost mostly went to dress and the couple accouterments.

4. Vikram Chatwal & Priya Sachdev ($20 million):
With 20 million, Vikram and Priya held an extravagant wedding in 3 cities India that lasted for more than 10 days. Their wedding was one of the most famous in India and most prestigious. On the ceremony, 600 special guests from 26 countries were invited and indulged with ferries, chartered jets, 5 stars hotels and other amenities.

3. Andrei Melnichenko & Aleksandra Kokotovich ($30 million):
The married of this couple was held in September 2005 in Cote d’Azur of France. Famous people witnessed the wedding of Russian billionaire and ex-miss Yugoslavia. Include on the entertainer list was Whitney Houston and Christina Aguilera. Invited these artists alone should be more than view million dollar.

2. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum & Princess Salama ($44.5 million)
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum the ruler of Dubai wed Princess Salama in 1981 and it was the grandest, the biggest and the most luxurious wedding ever in Arabian continent until the present day. More than 20 thousand guest lists attended the ceremony and sport stadium rented to accommodate all these people. Forbes listed the wedding as one of the most historical wedding in human history.

1. Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia ($78 million)

Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia


Vanisha Mittal & Amit Bhatia wedding was preceded by a special wedding invitation coming from 20 pages silver plated cards and free access to spend nights on one of the best hotels in India.The most expensive wedding was cheered by Shah Rukh Khan and Kylie Minoque stage performance.The reception itself took place in a 17th century Vaux le Vicomte



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