Top 10 Beach Wedding Destinations in the World

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Beach weddings have become rather popular in recent years, what with the stunning photos you find on social media making you want to also have this kind of setup for your Big Day!

Unsure of where you should book your beach wedding? Well, you can never go wrong with picking some of the most popular beach wedding destinations in the world!

Check out these top 10 beach wedding destinations, in no particular order:

  1. Guana Island in the British Virgin Islands

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If you wish to have an intimate, private wedding with just your closest family and friends in attendance, then Guana Island is your best choice. Set on the sandy Caribbean beach, you’ll have your fill of the island’s beauty without competing with other people for space because the place only accommodates 36 guests at any given time.

Aside from having your dream wedding, you’ll find plenty of activities for you and your guests to enjoy while on the island.

  1. Hayman Island in Australia

While everyone else enjoys the usual beach wedding, you have bragging rights at Hayman Island for getting married on the shore that overlooks the world’s largest barrier reef!

After the wedding, you can enjoy snorkeling and diving at the Great Barrier Reef or just have fun at nearby attractions.

  1. The Naka Island in Phuket, Thailand

Dreaming of an exotic wedding destination at the beach? At Naka Island, you get to indulge in delightful cuisine while getting married at a beautiful spot, with the backdrop of palm trees and the beautiful beach.

  1. Atlantis Paradise Island in the Bahamas

If you want the best sunsets as backdrop to your wedding, you’ll love this spot in the Bahamas. Not only do you get to have stunning photos taken but this place is a popular wedding destination. This might mean you’d have to book months ahead of time but you know the staff are experts at providing the best service for you and your guests.

  1. Bora Bora in French Polynesia

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Do you want to get married with the best island theme, ala-Moana style? Then Bora Bora is your best pick. Aside from having stunning beaches, the place also offers lush hills and mountains as backdrop. It’s a truly perfect wedding destination you and your guests will love.

  1. Seychelles

Comprised of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles is a favorite among couples who want to enjoy a beach wedding. There are numerous charming chapels across the archipelago but you can also choose one of the many uninhabited islands as setting for your dream wedding.

  1. Lizard Island, Australia

Need an authentic exotic wedding getaway at the beach, where you don’t have to import exotic animals to add fun to your wedding photos? Check out Lizard Island where dozens of green lizards might photobomb your pictures.

  1. St Barths in the Caribbean

It’s a favorite destination for celebrities – so, if you don’t really mind spotting some Hollywood stars on your wedding day, then this place is worth checking out as setting for your dream wedding. But you can always book an exclusive stay for you and your guests, if you don’t want celebrities accidentally photobombing your wedding photos.

  1. Jade Mountain, Soufrière in St Lucia

There are so many beautiful spots in this place that you might find it difficult to choose the best one for your wedding! You can find stunning beach spots with the beautiful mountains as backdrop – or better yet, exchange wedding vows under the sea! The place offers options for an underwater scuba diving wedding where you can use sign language and slates to exchange your vows. Exciting!

  1. Maldives in the Indian Ocean

Maldives is a popular spot for weddings and honeymoons – you can pick this destination for a private wedding at our own villa or host a grand wedding for over 300 guests at the bigger beaches.

Take your pick.