Turkey’s Antalya favorite venue for glamorous Indian weddings
Turkey’s southern resort city of Antalya continues to be a favorite destination for Indian couples getting married.
The first Indian wedding of the year took place at a luxury hotel in Belek district, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Feb. 6.
Kunal Khatri, son of India’s famous businessman Arjun Khatri, and Shena Tharwani, daughter of businessman Hiralal Tharwani, tied the knot with a gorgeous wedding ceremony starting with a “Turkish night.”
The wedding guests witnessed a luxurious entrance of the bride and groom. Bride Tharwani was brought on a throne carried by four people while groom Khatri was accompanied by three belly dancers.
The guests at the three-day wedding also drew attention with their traditional clothes.
Mustafa Onat, Inventum Global’s tourism project director, told the agency it was the first winter wedding.
Bünyat Özpak, a partner of Inventum, said the wedding cost almost $1 million. “We’ll have two big wedding ceremonies in April in Antalya. One of them will be a $15 million wedding, which will have a worldwide impact.”