The Royal Wedding of Prince Albert II of Monaco and his Olympian fiancée Charlene Wittstock is speculated to be one of the most glamorous occasions of the decade after the wedding of of Prince William and Kate Middleton of Britain.
The July 1st civil ceremony will take place in the Throne Room of the Prince's Palace while the religious wedding will be held in the main courtyard of the palace.
The two-day extravaganza at the grand Italian Renaissance residence will take place before some 3500 seated guests. Apart from this, the citizens of the principality will also be able to witness the occasion live on giant screens set up outside the palace.
The guests list, on the other hand, will feature royals, diplomats and other crème-de-la-crème of the society. This includes names like Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the French Republic; designer Karl Lagerfeld; The King and Queen of Sweden, as well as their three children; Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel; Princess Madeleine and Prince Carl Philip among others.
Get a glimpse of the royal wedding preparations in the pictures below: