Dreaming of a wedding location that wraps picture-perfect scenery, rich culture and history, and delicious cuisine into one enticing package? Then you’ll love celebrating in Thailand! Beloved the world over for its natural beauty and exotic charm, Thailand’s dazzling array of wedding venues is also a major drawcard. Whatever your personal style, you’ll easily find a magical wedding venue to suit — from relaxed, tropical-luxe beach escapes and jungle-clad hideaways to sophisticated city hotels and chic coastal retreats.
No wonder couples flock here for a holiday wedding unlike anything they could dream of at home (and often at a fraction of the price!). The Kingdom of Thailand’s ‘escape the everyday’ vibe and superb local hospitality has made it one of the world’s leading destination wedding locations.
So how will you celebrate your wedding in Thailand? Imagine an endless azure backdrop and a toes-in-the-sand beach wedding on one of the stunning southern Thai islands. Phuket has plenty of wedding venues to choose from, with many offering professional planning services and oceanfront locations. Koh Samui is another incredible Thai island to consider getting married on, with its powder-soft beaches and luxury wedding hotels. Or, how about an underwater wedding in Trang province? Perhaps a traditional Thai-themed wedding in the highlands of the country’s cultural centre, Chiang Mai?
With so many of Thailand’s stunning resorts, villas and luxury hotels specialising in weddings, your planning should be stress-free. In fact, given the wedding venues in Thailand usually have teams entirely dedicated to planning and coordinating perfect weddings, you’ll probably find getting married in Thailand easier than marrying at home!
Your loved ones will thank you when they experience how beautiful and fun a destination wedding in Thailand can be. Avid explorers, adrenaline junkies, gourmands, and couples just wanting to relax on a beautiful beach drinking cocktails are all catered for with a multitude of land-and-sea activities. Trust us, your wedding guests will be talking about your celebration — and their fabulous holiday! — in Thailand for years to come!
Combining glamour and natural charm, Thailand is holiday heaven for couples. So, when it comes to the honeymoon, you’re already in paradise! As newlyweds, you can explore this fascinating Kingdom at your leisure, from the big-city buzz of Bangkok to the castaway charm of Thailand’s most secluded tropical islands. Your only dilemma will be deciding on which of the stunning locations to base your dream destination wedding.
Thailand offers everything you’ll need to plan an unforgettable wedding away, regardless of budget. Not sure where to start? Rest assured, as we’ve been visiting there for over 20 years! Dive into our exclusive directory of Thailand’s best wedding venues (below) and start designing your dream escape.
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