The wedding is known to be the best day in your life. But you do not have to spend these in a church or a rented hall. Instead, more and more couples are choosing to take their vows in a beautiful setting by the sea, with sand under their feet, the wind in their hair and the sun on their heads.
Be it on the German North Sea islands or in the Cook Islands: If you dream of marrying on the beach, you have many options. Nevertheless, a wedding abroad brings with it one or the other challenge.
In order to make the best possible decision and leave no questions unanswered, we’ve put together some of the most beautiful destinations for getting married on the beach, as well as helpful information.
1. Sankt Peter-Ording, Nordsea, Germany
Some couples want to enjoy their wedding on the beach in togetherness. But most people want to share this special day with their families and friends.
A popular destination for marrying is Sank Peter-Ording on the German North Sea coast. In the tranquil North Friesland, you will find a fine sandy beach, which extends parallel to the dike over twelve kilometers in length. Drawn by the tides, these must be taken into account when planning your wedding, so that you do not suddenly stand in front of the Trajan at low tide or be surprised by the flood.
You then prefer to enjoy this in one of the tranquil, built on stilted restaurants with a magnificent view over the vastness of the North Sea and in the summer months almost Mediterranean climate.
2. Rügen Island, Ost Sea, Germany
The beautiful complaints in the Baltic Sea is not without reason the nickname “wedding island”. Here you can enter not only on the yellow sandy beaches but on request also in other places the bond of marriage:
at the Königsstuhl
on different piers
A popular point of contact is, for example, the Sellin pier, which was built in 1906.
3. Ostseebäder, Ost Sea, Germany
4. Usedom, Ost Sea, Germany
5. Santa Barbara, Pacific, USA
Sunny Santa Barabara in the western United States is not just a honeymoon destination. Instead, many couples want to use the journey across California to get their say on the dream beaches. It does not always have to be Las Vegas, instead, the beach enchants with the melodious name “Butterfly Beach” through its imposing sandstone cliffs, the white sand and the roaring waves of the sea.
Here you can plan your wedding ceremony right on the beach and then celebrate the most beautiful day of your life at Hendry’s Beach with a breathtaking sunset.
At least you do not have to worry about bad weather in Santa Barbara. The beach is considered a perfect wedding location as well as an ideal starting point for an unforgettable honeymoon on the US mainland or the not too far away volcanic islands of Hawaii.