Getting married in Greece: The essentials of a perfect wedding!

So you finally decided to take the big step and get married! You have decided that the ideal destination for you to seal your eternal love and devotion is Greece, as getting married in this divine destination will allow you to experience unique moments of romance, which you will cherish in your heart and mind forever!

And now what?

We know that the preparations for your wedding might be a source of stress and anxiety. Especially, if you decide to get married abroad! You may feel that you have a lot on your plate and that you can’t handle everything in the way you are supposed to, in order to make your dream wedding come to life. At this point it is essential to just stop and take a deep breath! Getting married should be one of the most joyful moments of your life! So, you shouldn’t burden yourself with any negative thoughts. Instead, lean on the person who is the closest to you, through your wedding planning journey besides your loved one. That is no other than your wedding planner, who is going to guide you through all the legal and aesthetic preparations, to make your dream wedding come true!

In this article, we have gathered all the useful information you need to know in order to be fully prepared to get married in Greece. Continue reading and get all your queries about getting married in Greece answered!

What is the best time to get married in Greece?

Greece is famous for its fantastic summer weather, which typically starts from April and ends in October. This is also the period when most tourists decide to visit Greece! If you want to get married outdoors, we recommend you to choose a time between May and September, in order to ensure that you will have the weather on your side and that your guests will admire the beautiful Greek landscapes in all their glory!

Getting married in Santorini, Greece!

Santorini is among the most famous wedding destinations in Greece, as it is considered  to be one the most romantic places all around the globe. This is due to its imposing volcanic landscapes, its azure Aegean Sea, its picturesque Cycladic architecture and of course, because of its colorful sunset. The best time to get married in Santorini, depends on your personal taste and how you have envisioned your big day.

If you are not a fan of the big crowds, we recommend having your wedding in the low season period.Thus, you will have the chance to book your wedding, flight, and hotel at a much lower price. If you choose to get married in Santorini in the low season, you should bear in mind that you may not have all the amenities of the high season.  

If you want to get married during the high season in Santorini, you should keep in mind that Santorini is a really popular wedding destination and that there are going to be a lot of couples wanting to get wed, at the same time as you do. So be prepared and make your needed reservations quite early on!  


What about same-sex weddings in Santorini, Greece?

Same sex weddings in Santorini and also all around Greece are conducted symbolically! Every year, a lot of gay couples choose Santorini in order to have a symbolic ceremony of devotion and celebrate their love! If you are a gay couple, wanting to tie the knot, we recommend you to sign all the paperwork at your country and then book your wedding in Santorini, so you can enjoy your wedding experience to the fullest!

What is the cost of a wedding in Santorini, Greece?

There is not a standard cost for your wedding in Santorini as the amount of the money you will spend to your wedding, depends on many variables such as  

  • The theme of your wedding
  • Your selected venue
  • The number of your guests
  • The time of the season that you are going to choose
  • Your available budget 

For all the reasons above, it is of crucial importance that you work closely with your wedding planner, in order to embody the vision of your ideal wedding! Setting your budget is the first step to your wedding planning journey. After that, you need to communicate to your wedding planner your actual aesthetic approach to your wedding and of course your individual desires and needs. In the end, you are going to decide which is the perfect wedding package for you, according to your personal taste and budget! 

What a perfect Santorini wedding includes?

A Perfect wedding is much more than just the conducting of an event! It is a life-changing experience involving a lot of different procedures that coordinate in harmony, so that you can create wonderful wedding memories and cherish them for a lifetime! Those are some of the wedding planning services provided in order to have the ultimate wedding experience in Santorini:

  • Wedding design and styling: Adjusting every minor detail, to fit perfectly with you individual taste, we create one of a kind thematic wedding decors influenced by your personal taste and aesthetics.
  •  Planning your wedding ceremony and reception: We organize every aspect of your wedding ceremony and reception, carefully coordinating everything to perfection!
  • Wedding photography and cinematography: We provide you with the most professional services of photography and cinematography in order to offer you high quality photographic and audiovisual memoirs of your wedding day!
  • Pre & post wedding events: Organizing Parties and tours for friends and family who are invited to your big day!
  • Bride and Groom Preparation: We take care of every detail of your wedding look (hair-styling, make-up) in order to become the most radiant version of yourself!

Getting married in Greece is a one of a kind experience that will allow you to delve into profound emotions of love and Devotion! DW Events  are committed to offer you high-quality wedding planning services in the island of Santorini, perfectly harmonized with your individual taste and desires!