If you’re contemplating on having an intimate wedding away from the hustle and bustle of the city, then the Transfiguration Chapel of Caleruega is the one for you. It is a popular wedding destination in Nasugbu, Batangas that is popularly referred to as Caleruega. Contrary to popular beliefs, it’s not really in Tagaytay. But this shouldn’t stop you because it’s easily accessible from Tagaytay and it offers the same views and atmosphere.
Note: Nasugbu is very near Caleruega so make sure to check out Nasugbu Batangas beach resorts as well!
A witness to many vows, your Batangas wedding will surely signify a beautiful, great life transfiguration. With its majestic structure on a hilltop, combined with a beautiful architecture, your big event will surely become a special and remembered one. The travel time (usually 1.5-2 hours from Manila) is worth it because the Chapel has many things to offer. The great landscape is a given along with fantastic views,and cool breeze due to the environment and elevated location.
The use of the Caleruega Chapel costs PhP 15,000, inclusive of the sound system, organ and sacristan. The chapel can provide a priest to solemnize the marriage. But couples are also allowed to invite a priest of their choice. They also have reception areas such as the Plaza de Aza & Tuktok (Roofdeck) for PhP 40,000 and the Veritas Hall for PhP 30,000. The cost is for the venue only. The seating capacity is up to 200 people. For more intimate weddings, the Gazekubo costs PhP 25,000 for a seating capacity of 60 persons.
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So go on and contemplate. You can check it out first because it’s also a very popular tourist destination. You only have to pay a very minimal fee to enter. Truly, there are a lot of choices for your dream destination wedding in Caleruega. You can contact Caleruega and start planning your dream destination wedding!