My Top 13 Locations for Out of Country Destination Weddings

August 30, 2023

I mean, can you get more coastal with Santorini Greece? Right on the Adriatic Sea, Greece is a stunning sunbleached island with coastline for days, and some of the most stunning ancient architecture you’ll ever see. A Greek elopement could mean your toes in a black sand beach in Santorini. The options are endless.

Sahara desert

North Cascades, Canada

the swiss alps


Banff is just… Wow. Just a six-hour drive up from Seattle and three and a half hours from Vancouver, Banff is one of the most beautiful sites we’ve seen in Canada. Banff National Park is Canada’s oldest national park, and probably the most well-preserved one we’ve seen. Its icon is Lake Louisa, which sits in the middle of the park, a beautiful crystal blue alpine lake, with an epic mountain range towering above. Banff is 100% the place to go for an epic, Canada mountain elopement.

Now, what could be better than America’s Alps? The actual Alps! The Swiss Alps are an epic Mountain Range stretching throughout Switzerland, all the way down to Italy, and all the way up into France, and even Austria. The Mountain Range is among the most famous in the world, and for good reason. It is the perfect place for an adventurous, destination elopement in the mountains!

Now if you’re cutting to the chase and are looking for the true desert elopement, then why not think about the world-famous, Sahara Desert? The Sahara Desert is the oldest and biggest desert in the world. Rolling hills of tan sand for hundreds of miles means one of the most remote, and peaceful places possible for an elopement. What an adventure! Stay in Morocco and book a tour with a tour guide for your safety and security in this moody, and dangerous place. and say your “I dos” with the camels you rode in on in the background.


isle of the sky

Iceland has become the Mecca of adventurous elopements. Couples flock from all over the world to say “I do” in Iceland. And for good reason! a small, green, temperamental Island, Iceland is home to the most unique landscape you will ever see. Hundreds of roaring waterfalls, black sand beaches, canyons, glaciers, volcanoes, and all things epic, this is the very place you should go to feel the smallest. Because most of the island is uninhabitable, there is no shortage of peaceful places to go. Every hiking trail, dirt road, and landscape you come upon will make you feel like you’re the only one there.

If you want to embrace the magic of Scotland in your elopement, Isle of Skye is the place for your “I dos”. I’m going to do my best to describe this place, but it’s so unique it’s going to be hard! Isle of Skye is a remote, coastal region in northern Scotland, famous for its unique coastline and its jagged cliffsides. It’s the perfect place for a romantic elopement. Stay in one of the tiny fishing villages for a true adventure, and hike out to grand views for your I dos.





The Cliffs of Moher is Ireland’s most popular destination, and for good reason. A jagged, and jarring cliffside plummeting into crystal blue water, The Cliffs of Moher is about as “Ireland” as you can get. It’s a stone’s throw from the tiny farming village of Doolin, or the more well-known party town of Galway, embrace the magic of Ireland by getting married in one of the most breathtaking locations the country has to offer! Sunrise is the best time for a Cliffs of Moher elopement to beat the crowds of people that come from all over to visit this spectacular site.


THe Island of Ibiza


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