Dream wedding destinations: Exquisite locations for couples with marriage on their minds

If you’re planning to say ‘I do’ to the love of your life, why not do it in style?

author_img Joy S Published :  09th October 2019 04:33 PM   |   Published :   |  09th October 2019 04:33 PM
Two Bed Beach Villa, Maldives

Two Bed Beach Villa, Maldives

‘Marriages are made in heaven and heavenly in destination weddings.’

If you’re planning to say ‘I do’ to the love of your life, why not do it in style?

Picture yourself, standing on a nice clean beach, surrounded with small white canopy tents with orchid decoration, chilled champagne being served around and you and your partner exchange the ring of your dreams as you both proceed to say ‘I do’!

Sounds like a fairy tale right? If you are also a romantic and wish to have a dreamy wedding; a destination wedding would be perfect for you. 

The most difficult part of having a destination wedding is to decide on the location. Well, not anymore!

From picturesque hill-tops to white-sand beaches to gliding parachutes, check out our list of the most amazing places in the world to perform your nuptials and get hitched!

Mauritius is one of the most popular wedding destinations in the world.

From some of the world’s most stunning beaches to beautiful sunsets, this place is a haven for people wishing to get married in exquisite locations.

This volcanic island nation in the Indian Ocean offers an immaculate beach setting and some of the best luxurious resorts for hosting your dream wedding at reasonable prices.

Rich in different cultures, this island has the perfect climate all year round and offers a perfect site for a perfect wedding!


Wedding path, Maldives


Crystal clear blue sea, beautiful reefs, white sand beaches and phenomenal weather; it is no surprise why so many couples consider having a Maldives wedding.

A barefoot paradise with an exceptional backdrop of glistening waters and palm trees is a delight for any couple. The Maldives has all the ingredients for a dreamy destination wedding.

From sunset cruise weddings to natural backdrops for exchanging vows, there is no doubt that a Maldives wedding experience will last a lifetime!

If you want a romantic blessing in a tropical setting, one of the best places to have your destination wedding is Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa, Maldives.

This upscale island resort is a haven for couples whether they want an unforgettable honeymoon, a romantic blessing in a tropical setting or a special anniversary.

The resort offers five wondrous wedding locations from magical ceremonies beneath century-old banyan trees and barefoot celebrations on the beach to underwater nuptials and vows aboard a luxury sailing yacht.

When planning a dreamy destination wedding, Turkey is one place that definitely comes to the mind of every romantic couple. The place breathes magic and has a natural charm and aura.

With romantic surroundings, Turkey exudes bliss like no other place. Couples prefer to marry in Turkey as the place is known for having the world’s finest cuisines and some of the friendliest and welcoming locals.

Besides the friendly ambience, beautiful surroundings, Turkey also offers exclusive recreation to couples.

A haven to some of the world’s most beautiful resorts, hotels and beaches, it is indeed a beautiful and friendly place to tie the knot.

Shangri-La Oman, Al Bandar Hotel Atrium


Till recently, Oman was hardly an option when people explored places for a destination wedding. But that is quickly changing and for all good reasons.

Rich in history, natural beauty and delicacies, this Middle Eastern State is a great blend of modern conveniences and facilities.

For those looking to have a dreamy Arabian nights wedding, with a touch of eastern exorcism and charm, Oman can be the perfect wedding destination for them.

Oman is home to world-class hotels, spas and resorts that can serve as wedding venues and the plethora of activities available like shopping, water sports, river cruising, desert stays are bound to be a fun getaway for your guests!

With flights from both Delhi and Mumbai to Muscat being under 3 hours, it is one of the easier trips to make. As summers in Oman have unbearable scorching heat, it is advisable for hosting a perfect winter wedding in Oman.

Outdoor Lawn, Shangri-La Colombo


Sri Lanka
A magical combination of alluring beaches, breathtaking gardens and pristine islands, Sri Lanka being one of the most popular wedding destinations in the world, is no surprise. 

One of the biggest factors that attract couples to have a Srilankan wedding is its affordability. From currency to cheaper flights, everything makes it an extremely attractive destination for young couples. 

Also, the tax slabs are far lower when compared to India and the formalities are less tedious in comparison to other countries in the east.

Choosing to silently float on a hot-air balloon, or do a jungle-themed or a sandy beach wedding or glide along the river in a beautiful boat, the couples have endless choices! 

Marriages are indeed the most special occasion in anybody’s life. One can make it a little more special by planning it beautifully and unusually.

Wherever and whatever you plan, just keep your research up-to-date, talk to experts and have a wedding to cherish forever!