Your engaged, and now it’s time to plan the exciting event you’ve dreamt about since you were a little girl — your wedding! Do you have any idea where to start or what kind of wedding you want? What about a wedding on a gorgeous beach, turquoise waters, tropical flowers, sand between your toes with family and friends. There are many places to choose from, so to get you started with ideas check out some of these paradise beach wedding destinations.
Close to home, the Cayman Islands are only an hour away from Miami. Offering world-class diving, private charter boats and scenic views this destination would please any bride and groom.
Anguilla is known for having 33 of the best beaches in the Caribbean– some say the world! The most reason season of ‘The Bachelor’, Brad Womack took the ladies to Anguilla for a once in a lifetime experience.
St Lucia is a unique and breathtaking place for a magical wedding. The climates are wonderful, beautiful rich blue waters, friendly islanders make it one of a kind. If you have imagined saying ‘I do’ in front of a waterfall, St Lucia is the place for you. Diamond Waterfall is located in a botanical garden surrounded by nature, beautiful flowers and scenery. Diamond Waterfall includes the only drive-in volcano with bubbling holes of sulfuric waters.
Adventurous brides and grooms can get married 130 feet below seal level in a submarine in St Thomas. Have a pina’ colada wedding cake to set the tropical wedding mood and enjoy the views of St Thomas on your big day.
A piece of paradise, located in the South Pacific lies Fiji. A romantic place filled with electrifying views that will lure you in. Air Pacific offers a free stop over in Fiji when traveling to Australia, so make that stop over your wedding. After the wedding, continue onto Australia and explore Oprah’s down under adventures.
Hiking excursions to the top of volcanic peaks, water that look like a swimming pool and lush landscapes are just a few things Tahiti has to offer. If you’re looking for the ultimate tropical wedding, look no further.
Cancun and the Mayan Riviera are just miles away from one another with beautiful beaches and friendly people to accommodate any wedding. This wedding haven is one of the most popular as it is inexpensive compared to others, but provides the same amenities. It offers wedding discounts and all-inclusive options including flights, hotel, meals and drinks. If your on a budget or have a large group this may be the most affordable option for you and your guests.
Known for the beautiful Orchid flowers, Barbados. Have your wedding in the center of thousands of orchids where your family and friends will see the breathtaking views of the Barbados countryside.
Hawaii is the ultimate luxurious wedding destination to make your special time — perfect. For a secluded, off the beaten path experience including incredible views and unlimited options. The islands of Hawaii are rich with beauty and serenity giving you an over the top wedding.
Another budget friendly wedding destination without deducting the amenities offered. Gorgeous crystal waters and white sandy beaches for a more inexpensive option to Fiji, Tahiti or the surrounding South Pacific destinations. Make your special day unforgettable in the Cook Islands.
Located in Micronesia, make Palau the place you tie the knot. Far from home, but not as expensive as you may think. Palau offers natural beauty, white sandy beaches and breath-taking views. Nestled North of Australia, make a stop over in Sydney on your way home exploring Oprah’s down under adventures as husband and wife.
Panama and the Phi Phi Islands of Thailand are two more wedding destinations to consider for your wedding. Have you been to any of these amazing places or do they spark your interest for your dream wedding or honeymoon? If so, comment below.