Greece is a dream wedding destination and every year more and more couples choose Greece to get married from all over the world. The outstanding and diverse scenery, romantic islands, stunning beaches, lush green forests with small villages, give the couple a great variety for their ‘Big Day’ and honeymoon.
If you are a couple searching in Greece the perfect location to hold your wedding, here are some famous suggestions for your unique moment:
Greek islands are perfect locations for weddings and honeymoon. Whether the ceremony takes place at a church, the Town Hall or at a place you desire, the stunning sunset pallets, the amazing views of the Aegean or the Ionian Sea, the turquoise blue waters, the endless beaches are all part of an idyllic wedding destination.
The most popular island for weddings in Greece is considered to be Santorini. Santorini is an island you instantly fall in love with. It’s a Cycladic, volcanic island, one of a kind. White-painted houses in form of cave dwellings, traditional whitewashed chapels, narrow cobbled streets, volcanic beaches, terraces with breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea, amazing sunsets in the village of Oia, outstanding sceneries of the volcano and Caldera, all that form the most romantic, unique wedding day ever.
Besides Santorini, Sifnos, another Cycladic Island, a small island of harmony with whitewashed houses has got one of the most beautiful Aegean Churches called ‘Chrisopigi’. Sometimes the bride arrives at the church on a fishing boat. A very romantic place to say “I do” next to the sea with an amazing view.
Syros with the aristocratic vibes, Mykonos with luxury weddings and party time, Naxos, Crete with the wild beauty, traditional dancing, music and local delicacies, Skopelos with the lush greenery, well-known from the movie“Mamma Mia”, Zante with the famous “Navagio” and Corfu are Greek islands, very popular for weddings.
Weddings in medieval castles at Monemvasia, Chania, Rhodes, Methoni in Peloponnese, Bourtzi & Palamidi of Nafplio, Fortezza in Rethymno, Parga is another option with a different atmosphere, like a fairytale that will impress all your guests.
‘Zagorochoria’ in Epirus, picturesque stone villages into beech and fir forests, ‘Pelion’, one of the most beautiful Greek mountains where gods of Olympus spent their holidays are some beautiful mountainous wedding destinations.
Plan your wedding and tie the knot according to your dreams, your styles, your preferences, and your budget. You can marry to a beach, go barefoot and have at the beach the party of your life. You can marry at a small chapel, a big church and have luxury accommodation with world-class cuisine and services. You can marry to an olive farm, a winery spot, almost everywhere!
One thing is sure, that Greece has great variety, endless picturesque locations for your wedding day, sunny weather almost all of the year so the ceremony can be held outdoors, great tasteful cuisine, and excellent wine.
Greek people will help your ‘DAY’ to be unforgettable, by including in your wedding, if you want, a piece of the Greek tradition. Some of the Greek customs are the making of marital bed, the writing of the names of brides single friends on the bottom of brides’ wedding shoes, the dressing of bride and groom by the maid of honor and best man, the marital crowns or <Stefana> and <koufeta>, sugar-coated almonds that are given to the guests after the ceremony as they symbolize sweet life and many more.
Make your honeymoon unforgettable! Enjoy the sun and sea, relax and choose the activities you desire. Rent a sailing boat and have a cruise at the islands of Aegean or the Ionian Sea. Discover the historical monuments and castles see the traditional unique villages, and meet the locals.
You are not alone! Wedding planners will help you make a fairytale wedding and live an experience you will never forget. Just imagine your perfect ‘Big Day’ and let the professionals make your dream come true! Browse our website or ask us. We will be glad to help you!