Throw out the rule books, the new era of weddings is about to begin! Putting the pandemic behind us, it’s time to organise wedding experiences like no other. Let’s challenge tradition, channel creativity and establish weddings that reflect true personality whilst allowing us to revel in our desire for a much needed celebration.

Unique destination wedding adventures

If you dream of offering your guests above and beyond experiences, adventures of a lifetime and seriously trendy activities, you’re going to need an extraordinary wedding destination. So, we’ve rounded up 7 incredible venues, featured amongst the most inspiring locations, set to impress with their unique offerings from chartered yachts to brunch in the desert and an elite winery.

Get ready to create a wedding experience that will excite your entire guestlist, generating epic memories in remarkable parts of the world…

Tucked away in paradise on the unique Greek island of Paros is where you will find our first dream wedding location, the trendy beachfront venue of Koom. The place where avant-garde white washed styling meets nonchalant seafront vibes for carefree off-the-grid weddings.

Visiting the Cycladic island is an adventure in itself, renowned for its wondrous beaches and historical monuments, you’ll be amazed at what you can discover. When it comes to your nuptials, Koom will impress with its fresh Mediterranean menu, white sandy beach and pleasing views across the Aegean Sea.

The ideal modern take on weddings abroad, this beachfront venue is perfect for trendy couples in search of an escape from the norm for a creative exchange of vows.

It’s not called the party island for nothing, Ibiza has everything you could desire for a wild and lively wedding experience. Located on the iconic west coast, the luxurious resort of 7 Pines has to be the place for indulgent party celebrations. Described as its own Ibizan village, the pure scale of the resort seems unimaginable with 185 suites, 4 bars and 2 restaurants.

Renowned for its wedding ceremony terraces featuring unobstructed views across the Mediterranean Sea, you’ll be delighted at the mere prospect of walking down the aisle here and if you fancy taking your celebrations to the next level the resort has 2 Pershing Yachts available for charter. A romantic sea voyage watching the iconic sunset would perfectly round off saying ‘I Do’.

Centring your wedding experience around quality wine could be one of the best planning decisions you make but to really romanticize your passion for incredible cuisine and drink, how about celebrating at one of the best Italian wineries in the region. Roncolo 1888 is not only renowned for producing sparkling wine but its lush vineyards compose a picture-perfect backdrop for luxe Estate weddings.

Celebrating at an elite winery has its obvious perks and you’ll most certainly want to taste the fresh produce but the 130-acre estate has a lot on offer for its wedding parties, from spacious parks to gastronomic excellence and outstanding historical culture.

Morocco is the wedding location for serious adventure seekers. The luxury eco-lodge of La Pause is the ultimate destination, nestled in the pure oasis of Marrakech’s Agafy Desert. Clearly, a wedding venue with a difference, your guests will be lucky enough to experience not only exclusive ceremony celebrations but also the boho serenity of a remote area of natural beauty.

Exploration of the secluded dunes and taking romantic camel rides is a must but after feasting on traditional Moroccan cuisine as evening falls, switch off from the world, keep the cocktails flowing, turn up the music and dance away facing the beautiful peaks of Atlas. La Pause is the wedding experience no one will ever forget!

If what you really desire for your destination wedding is the privacy to party to your hearts content (which is pretty understandable after the worlds predicament over the last year or so!) how about taking over your very own resort-styled villa? Villa La Joya is situated on one of Mexico’s finest beaches providing you with your very own sophisticated private residence.

Complete with chic tropical gardens, isolated beachfront and stylish private pool, you’ll be able to seclude yourself with loved ones and make the start of your marriage an event to remember. What’s more, the entertainment of Cancun is just half hour away, let’s just say your wedding stay at Villa La Joya is set to be a thrilling adventure.

Imagine walking onboard a 5* luxury yacht to say ‘I Do’! Intriguingly unique from the get-go, the Sunborn is anchored in one of Europe’s swankiest yet understated harbours. The private terrace onboard allows for exclusive ceremonies featuring glistening sea views and endless blue skies.

Located within the hidden gem that is Gibraltar, the destinations 3.6 square mile existence boasts many exciting experiences from wild ape adventures to historic cave tours. Choosing the Sunborn to get married is an apt example of how throwing out the traditional wedding rule book can compose the most satisfying wedding dreams.

Get your loved ones together and experience a much deserved touch of modern luxury in Italy. The contemporary designed villa of Casa Olivi is simply ideal for celebrating family-filled weddings in style, providing you with the space and environment to re-connect with loved ones once again.

Exchange your heartfelt vows and experience classic alfresco dining with views across stunning Italian countryside, and when you’re not marveling at the scenic outlook on one of the many loungers you can take a dip in the inviting infinity pool or have a go on the outside Japanese grill.

Fly out to Casa Olivi and experience a modern wedding stay because who wants a wedding day when you can have a whole week!

Discover the ideal wedding adventure for you

Dream weddings start with a dream venue and our diverse portfolio allows you to explore the most aspirational places to say ‘I Do’ around the world. From intimate retreats to opulent wedding villas and ideal coastal beach ceremonies, we bring you only the most incredible, quality wedding venues.

Start your wedding journey by searching via desired destination, unique collections or your vital requirements in our leading Wedding Venue Finder. If you need a little helping hand, get Inspired or head over to Ask Our Experts, willing to answer specific questions on planning your destination wedding.