Do you already have an idea of what your wedding in Seychelles could look like?
We can recommend Seychelles to all those couples who are planning to get married. The tropical wedding destination is simply unbeatable in beauty.
A civil wedding in Seychelles is unforgettable. Each of the many individual islands is indisputably the perfect place for your dream wedding.
These wonderful islands comprise 155 islands and are rich in coral and granite. Being an island nation, it has exquisite beaches and shimmering shades of blue waters. Nature is its most beautiful here, so you wouldn’t want to pass up an opportunity to get married here, with all forms of nature as your witnesses.
What is the best time for a Beach Wedding?
It is nice to get married here in the late afternoon around the golden hour as colors get more vibrant and warm. Anyhow, Seychelles is an island nation and the tide can reach up to 2 meters, then the beaches are all flooded and there is usually no space to set up the wedding decoration. Also good to know, that rain showers more often occur in the afternoon.
What preparations do we need to make for a wedding in Seychelles?
First of all, you have to choose one of the islands. The Seychelles islands await you with miles of powder-fine sandy beaches, magnificent lagoons, fascinating underwater worlds, and lush, velvety green vegetation. Stylish, comfortable accommodation and welcoming culture with a mix of English, French, and Creole languages.
A wedding on the islands of Mahe, Praslin, and La Digue offers quiet beaches and unspoiled nature, but also luxurious hotels, restaurants, and everything else that belongs to the perfect honeymoon.
What is the wedding ceremony like in Seychelles?
Wedding Seychelles – Unbureaucratic into marital bliss
A Marriage in Seychelles is unbureaucratic and legally recognized worldwide. To get married in Seychelles, you only need a few documents, which must be in English, French, or a certified copy in one of these languages.
What Documents are required for a Civil Marriage?
Mandatory documents for an official wedding:
- a valid passport
- an internationally recognized birth certificate
- a divorce certificate or a certificate of marriageability, if applicable.
In order to make the marriage in Seychelles legally valid in your home country, please read: What documents are needed in Seychelles to get married
How much does it cost to get married in Seychelles?
At first glance, a wedding in Seychelles does not seem very cheap. An average wedding in the US, Europe or elsewhere in the world can easily cost around 10,000 to 30,000 Euros.
We have listed the costs of a wedding and stay in Seychelles below:
- Flight: Costs depend on the time of year and your departure airport. As an example from Europe, you pay around 500 – 1,000 Euro for a return flight ticket.
- Island transfer: If you want to go to one of the small islands like Praslin or La Digue), you have to pay for the ferry transfer. The cost for the ferry transfer is about 60€ one way.
- Accommodation: The price for one night starts at about 100€ per night for 2 for a stay at a self-catering accommodation. Depending on your budget there is no limit, you find mid-range hotels for about 280 Euro per night and luxury hotels starting at around 500 Euro per night.
- Wedding Package: We have wedding packages for all budgets. All beach wedding packages include the set up at the beach venue and all government fees. Our affordable Basic packages start at 720 Euro and our all-inclusive Premium Packages start at 1,290 Euro.
- Bridal styling: The arrange for bridal hair and makeup, our stylist will come to your hotel, price is 200 Euro.
Is Seychelles a great destination to get married?
With pristine beaches, the picturesque landscape, and the lush greenery vegetation Seychelles is a paradise for romantic couples. For newly married couples it is a heavenly place. Couples can indulge themselves at their honeymoon hotel in the exotic spa, practice enchanting yoga and bask around on the beaches.
Enjoy the most beautiful time of your life here in the Seychelles where time is of no consequence at all. Let each moment waft over you as the romantic ambiance of these islands adds more love to your relationship. Couples in Love from UAE or other GCC countries can also check out special packages for UAE Expatriates.
What can newly hitched couples do in Seychelles?
Starting your union here is just the beginning of a long and beautiful relationship with love – not just love for your spouse but also for pristine Nature. The tranquillity and the serenity of the place will take you into a different world that is far away from your hustling bustling city life.
For the couples who love to be sporty or adventurous, Seychelles has snorkeling, diving, surfing, hiking, windsurfing, and a lot more to make it a bit more exciting. The Seychelles Islands are one of the world’s top wedding destinations because it’s so delightfully romantic.
So, it’s not surprising that many newly-wedded couples love also to honeymoon here. Often, you can see some honeymooning couples walking lazily by the beach, arm in arm with eyes only for each other.
How is the Weather in Seychelles?
And yes, another good thing about choosing Seychelles for your marriage and honeymoon is that you can come here at any time of the year and it will still be the best destination for your exquisite wedding. Seychelles is an all-year-round holiday destination with temperatures around 27 to 30 degrees.
So, hop on a flight for your destination wedding to Seychelles and let the tropical islands do everything else for your marriage.
How is the Climate in Seychelles?
The climate of Seychelles is otherwise only influenced by the monsoon and trade winds. From May to September the wind blows from the southeast – from December to March from the northwest. If you want to indulge in water sports and surf in Seychelles, it is best to choose the windy times for a holiday trip, because in the transition months, when the wind shifts, there is total calm. Or to put it another way: If you like it windless and don’t mind humidity much, the best time for you to travel to Seychelles is in the months of April, October, and November.
A Wedding Planner you can Trust
Get hitched without stress. We arrange both, your marriage and your honeymoon event. Explore our Seychelles Wedding Packages and Honeymoon Hotels that include everything for the bride, groom, and guests. We know that the idea of organizing a wedding away from home can quickly feel overwhelming – which is why we made it our mission to help each of our couples plan a day that is stress-free and simply unforgettable.
What sets us apart from other wedding companies is our commitment to each of those special moments that make up your day of celebration. Our experienced wedding planner offers beach ceremonies and will customize your organizational needs from start to finish to create a unique and flawless experience for you and your guests. No matter what you have in mind for your special day, no wish is too big or too small.