Weddings and honeymoons in Santorini

In Santorini, wedding planning woes are a thing of the past. Gone are the days of worrying about the weather, or whether or not your venue will be as beautiful as you envisaged.

In Santorini, it’s practically impossible to book a place anything short of jaw-droppingly gorgeous. Plus, this little Greek island is also an amazing spot to spend a honeymoon.

Black sand beaches, romantic activities for two and more wine than you’ll know what to do with help take care of that. It’s actually leaving the island after everything is said and done that’ll be the hard part.

Why you should have your wedding or honeymoon in Santorini

Santorini is an incredibly popular place for destination weddings, so there are a huge number of online resources to help you cut through the paperwork and give you a hand with booking venues, food and vendors.

Best wedding venues in Santorini

The caldera

Santorini’s famous caldera isn’t just one of the best holiday spots on the island – it’s also a top wedding venue, mostly because the views out to sea are unrivalled. The caldera is speckled with everything from wineries to hotels and restaurants, all of which are available for a wedding.

Black sand beaches

Santorini’s iconic black sand beaches make for an incredible wedding venue, not least because they’re a little off-the-beaten path. Among the most popular are the beaches in Perissa and Kamari, though Cape Columbo is more isolated and quiet.

At your hotel

Many of the hotels in Santorini are of the traditional whitewashed variety, so if you want your photos to have that classic Greek look, this could be a simple yet elegant option.

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