Plan a wedding in Santorini, Greece
When we talk of beautiful wedding destinations we always mention Greece. Santorini in Greece is a great destination for hosting a great ‘international’ wedding. Whether you are from any part of the world, Santorini will entice you with its charm. Planning a wedding at Santorini Greece can be great if done right. The places and venues are impeccable there and you can host a variety of weddings there. Let us have a look at planning a wedding in Santorini.
Santorini, also known as Thira, lies in the south of the Cyclades group of Aegean islands and is one of the most striking and outstandingly beautiful Greek islands. The numinous beauty, the legends, the breathtaking sunsets, the romantic atmosphere, the deep blue sea, the volcano, are just some of the reasons that couples choose to marry in Santorini. Whether you are interested in a Santorini Civil Wedding, Orthodox Wedding or a Vow Renewal Ceremony you can choose from a variety to organize the rites of your dreams in Santorini.
Santorini as your wedding destination
There are various ways of hosting a grand wedding in Santorini; you can exchange your vows by a traditional blue and white chapel on the edge of the caldera or in a privately hired beach bar or in a chic boutique hotel. Weddings on Santorini’s unique black volcanic sand beaches are also possible.
Wedding receptions in Santorini can take place in your choice of restaurants offering the best Santorinian food, the wineries or you may choose to combine your wedding and reception in one of Santorini’s designer hotels.
The place also boasts one of the most stunning sunsets in the world. It is an island of contrasting colors. There are many black sandy beaches such as Perissa, Vlihada, and Kamari, the red sand beach of Akrotiri and the more secluded Columbo, Baxedes, and Ammoudi. Imagine a place for your wedding somewhere near white painted traditional Cycladic houses and blue-domed churches built on the black volcanic rock; surely a sight you shall never forget.
Santorini is one of the most sought-after places for having an intimate wedding ceremony. It is picturesque and obviously will alleviate your bridal photography with bright hues all over the place.
Other Ideas for your dream wedding in Santorini
- Civil wedding ceremony at a customary Santorini chapel
- Civil wedding ceremony and reception in a Santorini winery
- At a volcanic beach bar
- Beach wedding on a volcanic sand beach
- Exclusive private terrace wedding with spectacular Caldera views
- Ceremony at one of Santorini’s unique boutique hotels
- Hosting a traditional wedding at a variety of churches across Santorini
- Reception in a rehabilitated tomato factory concentrating in local organic produce
- Ceremony and Reception on the cliff in the heart of beautiful Fira, the capital of Santorini.
- Reception on a boat as you sail around the Caldera
No doubt after viewing the colorful Santorini, you can make up your mind to travel to the place of ultimate beauty and azure waters to host a wedding never seen before.