Getting married abroad has come increasingly popular over the years due to the substantial money-saving aspect and the fact that you get to holiday with all of your loved ones and really spend some quality time together making memories that will last a lifetime. However, when it comes to selecting a destination for getting married abroad, it can be a bit of a minefield. Below are our top recommendations based on different aspects so you can decide what is most important to you.
Cheapest place to get married abroad
We carried out research into where is the cheapest place in the world to get married. We analysed the costs of all the various aspects of a wedding in 22 of the most popular wedding destinations around the world. Our research revealed that Mauritius is actually the cheapest place to get married abroad. With stunning beaches, lots of tranquillity and a fascinating blend of culture it’s an idyllic destination for a wedding abroad.
Best luxury destination to get married abroad
For a luxury wedding abroad wedding it is all about the choice of resorts, location, and ease. With some of the most incredible hotels in the world, St Lucia is the best destination for a luxury wedding abroad. With stunning green mountain backdrops and tropical white sand beaches, combined with renowned Caribbean hospitality, St Lucia is ideal for a luxurious wedding abroad. Take a look at the most luxurious resorts in the Caribbean.
Best beaches to get married abroad
With 365 beaches, Antigua and Barbuda tops the list for the best beach to get married on. From endless white sand beaches, to pink beaches – there is so much choice and it is not difficult to find the ideal location for your big day. Book a private catamaran boat trip for you and your guest by day and then enjoy a sunset meal on the harbour. Antigua’s chilled vibe and smiling locals will ensure everyone goes home smiling.
Easiest place to get married abroad
Las Vegas has got to be the easiest place to get married abroad – with walk-in weddings all over the strip you don’t even have to book (although it’s probably best you do!) Weddings in Vegas are fun, very cost-effective and provide lots of entertainment for you and your guests. Simply apply for a marriage license and pick it up in person, get married and request a copy of the certified marriage certificate. Find out more about holidays in Las Vegas.
Best destination to get married aboard if you have a lot of UK guests
If you want to get married abroad but you have a lot of guests you might want to think about getting married closer to the UK. With this in mind, France is a great place to get married abroad; it’s romantic, there are gorgeous châteaux’s to get married in and flights to France are generally very cheap if you travel outside of half term. However, the costs for you getting married in France are more than the costs of getting married in the UK – France actually topped the charts in our research as the most expensive destination to get married in.
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