Greenery all-round, mountain ranges on both sides, the banks of a holy river, and a towering statue in the background. Sounds like a dream setting for a wedding destination, with the only difference that this is a reality for couples tying the knot at Tent City 1 at Statue of Unity in Gujarat.
Just minutes from Statue of Unity, the world’s tallest statue, the luxurious Tent City at Kevadia is a wedding destination like no other. Situated in the middle of an unending expanse of green cover, the Satpura and Vindhyachal mountain ranges on the two sides, and near the Narmada river, the Tent City is a place wrapped in nature. It offers a picturesque open sky setting, making it a truly amazing location for a destination wedding.
Apart from the mesmerizing setup, the Tent City also offers complete and customized packages for the solemn occasion. Ten weddings have taken place at the dream venue to date.
“The Tent City at Statue of Unity has emerged as an ideal wedding destination. The breathtaking location, which offers an unparalleled view and experience of the beautiful natural environs, is only one aspect of the whole package the Tent City offers,” said Bhavik Sheth, Finance and Operation Manager, Lallooji & Sons, which operates the Tent City near Statue of Unity.
Starting from the stay at the luxurious and well-appointed tents, complemented by five-star food, the Tent City also takes care of everything else, including the decoration of the venue, seating arrangement for guests, food, jaimala, wedding cake, etc.
“The couple, family members, and guests are free of the hassles involved with making arrangements for the wedding. This frees them, and allows them to enjoy a stress-free marriage ceremony as they are meant to be, and take back memories of a lifetime from the Tent City,” he said.
The Tent City is home to 60 luxurious and premium tents, each of them well-equipped with modern amenities. There are multiple packages available for wedding ceremonies.
In view of the Covid-19 situation, adequate measures have also been put in place at the Tent City to protect guests from the Coronavirus.
“The whole staff has been trained in Covid-19 pandemic. Cleaning and sanitisation are undertaken at regular intervals throughout the premises multiple times in a day. Use of face masks and protective equipment is mandatory for staff. Protocols to ensure social distancing at all times have also been implemented,” Sheth said.
Just a few hours drive from key cities like Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Surat, the Tent City offers excellent connectivity. It has also emerged as a perfect weekend getaway for many. It is also a perfect venue for small holidays, educational tours and corporate outings.