11 Most Popular Wedding Destinations of 2019

Posted December 20, 2019 by in Lifestyle
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Congratulations on your engagement! Now it’s time to do the work and make your dreams come true. According to WeddingWire, the average engagement lasts for one year. While it sounds like plenty of time, weddings require many tasks. Booking a venue, hiring a florist, and getting a gown are a few things to consume your time. So before you hop in the car or on a plane, research popular wedding destinations to find an ideal location.

If you’re unsure about where you want to go, check out the list below to narrow down the options.

11 Popular Wedding Destinations

Whether this is your first or second time down the aisle, it should be memorable. Weddings not only bring family and friends together, but they show off the bride and groom’s personality.

Some couples prefer large crowds, while others want an intimate gathering. Each destination below offers something for every couple.

Although this list isn’t all-inclusive, it’ll provide options by the sea, in the mountains, and places in-between. So what are you waiting for? Start reading!

popular wedding destinations

  1. Las Vegas, Nevada

Yes, Las Vegas, known as “Sin City,” is also an excellent place to get married. Wedding packages Las Vegas offer the beauty of both indoor and outdoor venues. 

At Lakeside Weddings and Events, you could say “I Do” in a lush garden setting, underneath a gorgeous gazebo, or next to a flowing waterfall. 

The package options allow you to choose the right environment and price-point to fit your needs. With on-site catering, beauty salon, and high-quality photography services, we make your wedding day flow smoothly. Plus, when the big day concludes, you’re able to honeymoon and sightsee on the Vegas strip. 

What more could you ask for?

  1. Cancun, Mexico

If you want to walk down a white sand aisle, then the Fiesta Condesa Cancun Wedding Package commands your attention. The Corazon Wedding Package includes up to 50 guests, table, non-denominational minister, bride’s bouquet, makeup, hairstyling, decorations, and more.

The bride and groom receive access to a private beach or pool cabana the day after the wedding. But don’t forget to return for your anniversary as a two-stay is part of your package too.

  1. Challain-la-Potherie, France

If the grandeur of a fairy tale piques your interest, consider a wedding in Chateau Challain. In Challain-la-Potherie, France, the princess perfect castle offers marble staircases, manicured lawns, and sparkling lakes.

A bride feels like royalty in her horse-drawn carriage. The floral arrangements are enough to put your guests into a trance. 

The ambiance of the chateau captures the essence of a regal wedding. Plus, the chateau accommodates up to 50 guests so booking a suite is simple.

  1. Vail, Colorado

The Lodge at Breckinridge offers robust mountain views as the backdrop of your ceremony. The Lodge’s outdoor deck allows you to invite 220 guests to your celebration, while the main lodge encompasses 3,000 square feet of space.

Family and friends need not worry about finding a pet sitter since the lodge is dog-friendly.

The different packages allow you to get married under the beautiful sky or within the warmth of a rustic lodge.

  1. Rajasthan, India

India might not be around the corner for many soon-to-be-brides, but it’s an option you don’t want to miss. 

Nestled in the majestic Rajasthan, India, the Udaipur castle decorated in hues of your choosing whether it’s red, gold, pink, or cream, the atmosphere takes your breath away. Using indoor and outdoor space allows the party to exist in multiple locations at once. 

If you’re seeking opulence, then the trek to India is worth the time and money.

  1. Kilauea, Hawaii

If you and your beloved are floral enthusiasts then why not get married at Na ‘Āina Kai Botanical Gardens in Kilauea, Hawaii?  The botanical gardens provide the garden, seaside, and lotus meadow space for your wedding ceremony.

You have the choice of exchanging vows near waterfalls, an arched bridge, the herb garden and more. The Na ‘Āina Kai Botanical Gardens takes the island paradise and combines it with the serenity of floral enchantment.

If you’ve ever wanted to visit Hawaii, then consider a destination wedding to Kilauea.

  1. Toronto, Canada

Toronto, Canada is packed with museums, shops, history, and culture. But did you know it’s also home to a castle?

Casa Loma is a museum-style castle that has been in films such as Marvel’s X-Men. The grandeur and elegance of a Casa Loma wedding are unique and memorable.

If you wish to visit a magical venue and learn some historical facts, come to the casa.

  1. New York City, New York

When you step inside of St. Patrick’s Cathedral your eyes grow large because of its jaw-dropping beauty. The high-rising ceilings, the marble flooring, and the stained glass windows provide the wedding ceremony fit for a queen.

When the ceremony’s over, you and your sweetheart can dance the night away in the big apple.

  1. Jersey Shore, New Jersey

When the summer hits, people flock to New Jersey beaches. Did you know there is a gorgeous wedding venue about 20 minutes from Atlantic City?

The Carriage House offers the elegance of a plantation-style mansion in the quiet suburb of Galloway, New Jersey.

The grand Savannah ballroom, split-staircase foyer, and garden provide a southern feel to your private affair. 

  1. Orlando, Florida

Walt Disney World is the happiest place on earth for several reasons. But one of them is because of the amazing wedding packages available. No one does fairytales, dreams, and wishes like Disney. If you’re a kid at heart, this is the perfect destination wedding.  

A Walt Disney World wedding package starts with the Memories deal, which includes up to four guests. The Escape package accommodates up to 18 guests, and the Wishes require a minimum of 10 guests. 

Each package offers a ceremony location, a violinist, and floral arrangements. Plus, you’ll get to experience the Disney magic while exploring the park during your honeymoon.

  1. Derbyshire, England

Anyone familiar with Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice knows that Pemberley is the place for the wealthy and elite. In the 2005 film version, the crew transformed Chatsworth House into Pemberley. One look at this magnificent estate and you’ll be ready to walk down the aisle in style. 

Get ready for delectable dining, exceptional flowers, and a majestic estate fit for royalty.

Start Planning

Now that you’re caught up on popular wedding destinations, it’s time to plan. There are people to meet and dresses to try on. So don’t wait another moment to begin.

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