Frequently Asked Questions
Tamarind Weddings is a much sought after wedding planner in Kerala and among the best in the country. Here are some quick answers from Tamarind Wedding Planners to common queries.
Q) Do you do weddings all over India or only in the state of Kerala?
A) Tamarind Weddings is based in Kochi, Kerala and most of the weddings we organize are within the state’s boundaries. However, we can organize and conduct a wedding anywhere in India, including exotic locations such as Goa, Jaipur, Agra, etc.
Q) Do wedding planners in Kerala book venues? My fiancé and I reside abroad and would like to book our venue through a wedding planner. Can you do it for us?
A) Yes, we can book wedding venues for the function and act as the point of contact between you and the hotel/convention center/wedding hall managers. Tamarind Weddings can also provide venue consultation services and help you to choose the best venue, location and accommodation suited to your needs and requirements.
Q) Do you undertake travel arrangements? Should I hire a travel agent?
A) Yes, we undertake travel arrangements for the wedding party and guests, not just on the day of the wedding, but on the pre-wedding and post-wedding days. We offer airport pick up and drop services and can arrange for sight-seeing trips as well. You need not hire a separate travel agent.
Q) Do you arrange for group travel and accommodation?
A) We at Tamarind have a wonderful business association with all the major hotels and resorts in the state. Our travel division, Go Tamarind, arranges for group travel and accommodation across Kerala and India. Our business tie ups enable us to offer exclusive wedding packages at fantastic rates to our clients.
To know more about GoTamarind and hotel bookings please visit www.gotamarind.com
Q) Do you have your own catering units? Or do we have to arrange them?
A) No, we do not do catering. However, our wedding planners can suggest and engage the best caterers based on your tastes and preferences.
Q) What type of religious assistance do wedding planners at Tamarind provide?
A) Wedding planners at Tamarind can assist clients from all religious backgrounds in conducting a wedding that remains true to their traditions and rituals. We can arrange for priests and wedding conductors, organize wedding venues at temples, churches etc; and make arrangements for specific religious or traditional elements for the ceremonies. Our wedding planners incorporate the changes that may occur in religious practices from region to region after consulting with the clients and customize accessories such as – thaalams, manthrakodi baskets, ring cushions, etc. accordingly.
Q) I have heard Tamarind Weddings has exclusive tie ups with designer boutiques for wedding gowns and sarees. Is it true? How can I avail this service?
A) Tamarind Weddings is the only wedding planner in Kerala to offer shopping assistance to the wedding party. Tamarind weddings has access to celebrity designers and makeup artists across Kerala.
We have a competent panel to offer shopping assistance to the client. Members of the panel can take you to the best places for wedding shopping be it for wedding gowns, jewellery – gold, diamond, antique etc. and also for bridal makeup.
If you are stationed abroad, and wish to avail shopping assistance from wedding planners at Tamarind, contact Tamarind Weddings. Our shopping specialists can save you time and travel expense while also making sure you get special discounts on bridal wear!
Q) As our families are spread across the globe, I would like to use the internet to engage the far flung members in our wedding preparations. What kind of ideas do wedding planners at Tamarind have to offer in this aspect?
A) For greater web presence, the wedding planners at Tamarind Weddings can create custom-made wedding websites or wedsites and pages for the couple. All the online enquiries will be handled by us and corresponding updates will be managed by the wedding planners. Social media pages for the client can also be floated.
Q) I heard you can bring celebrities for the wedding! Can you bring anybody across India?
A) Yes, if asked for by the client, we can arrange for famous stars to grace the occasion and perform at your wedding.
Q) Do you undertake budget weddings?
A) Of course, we do. We believe that a good wedding planner should be able to pull off a wonderful wedding, irrespective of the size of the budget.
Q) Do you have fixed rates for your services?
A) Each wedding and associated event is customized according to the client’s tastes and budget. Hence, the charges depend on the venue, scale of event, time schedule etc. That said we at Tamarind are dedicated to providing the best experience possible irrespective of the budget.
Q) What is your approach towards wedding planning?
A) Wedding planners at Tamarind understand that planning a wedding is deeply personal and family-oriented affair. We respect all traditions and inculcate the same in a wedding according to our client’s wishes. We believe that the wedding and all the celebrations around the big day should reflect the couple’s and their families’ values and tastes.
Tamarind Weddings merely facilitates in bringing about the BIG DAY by taking over the umpteen small and big tasks that go into organizing an event. From the initial meeting with the client, Tamarind wedding planners present options on venues, décor, menu etc. and check the feasibility of each aspect ensuring that the celebrations go on without a hitch.
If you have any further questions/queries or wish to engage our services please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.