Cala dei Balcani is a destination wedding venue located in the seaside town of Santa Cesarea Terme, Italy. Nestled along the coast of the Adriatic Sea, this enchanting venue will provide a stunning setting for your celebration.
Facilities and Capacity
The ancient Saracen Tower sits at the top of the hill at Cala dei Balcani and dominates the view of the landscape. Here, the event staff will greet you and your guests with refreshing welcome cocktails. You can sip these delicious drinks as you embark down a path lined with pine trees and live oaks to the ceremony site. This green area is surrounded by dry stone walls, meadows, and lush Italian trees, and is a dreamy spot to say 'I do'. Afterward, you can head to the Masseria for your drinks reception and wedding breakfast. Inside, you will find a cavern-esque room with stone walls and domed ceilings. You can also follow two sets of stairs up to a terrace, where you will enjoy breathtaking views of the Salento Coast.
The team at Cala dei Balcani are wedding specialists who will help you throw a refined and stylish event. Whether you're dreaming of an outdoor ceremony or something more traditional, these experts will make it happen. They also offer an extensive menu prepared by the head chef, who matches his dishes to the seasons and will personalize them to your tastes. Ingredients come from the wild plants that grow in the Mediterranean and will exude the rich flavors and scents of this region. A selection of fresh, local seafood, including red prawns and octopus, is also available. These will be paired with fine wines and baked goods such as friselle and pucce.
This venue is situated right on the tip of Italy's "heel", making it a unique and unforgettable location for your wedding. The Salento airport is just an hour and 14 minutes away in Brindisi. Here at the confluence of the Adriatic and the Ionian Seas, you will experience all the elegance and exoticism of your wildest dreams.