Puerto Vallarta is in the center of the Mexican Pacific and protected by the Sierra Madre Mountain and in the second largest bay in the American continent. Formerly the exclusive domain of celebrities and the ultra-rich. Destination Weddings have in recent years become accessible to more and more couples looking to add an “exotic twist” to their special ceremony. Romance is in the air in Puerto Vallarta with the cobble stoned streets and colonial charm blended with modern cosmopolitan features. The beaches are beautiful and there are plenty of opportunities for recreation including boat rides around the bay to watch dolphins, turtles and humpbacked whales.
A wedding planner will save you the time, energy and hassle of looking for wedding photographers, venues, videographers, musicians, Minister, wedding florists, design, show you photos of previous events, coordinate services and more. Wedding planners work with you to find the perfect beach or wedding venue for your ceremony site, for a large or small reception. Destination weddings in Mexico cater to all budgets and are diverse with beautiful EP and All Inclusive resorts, stunning beaches and traditional Mexican fiestas.
Destination weddings take considerable planning and research, and the best properties & accommodations often book far in advance of the wedding date. The earlier you begin planning your wedding, the greater the likelihood you will be able to book the perfect property for you and your guests.
Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit offer a variety of wedding venues ranging from beautiful private beaches to luxury villas available to you for the perfect wedding in Puerto Vallarta or why not in the newest hotspot, the luxurious Punta de Mita. The wedding ceremony can be performed almost anywhere the couple chooses; at their hotel, on a beautiful beach, at a restaurant, or any other location.
We recommend first, is to pick a location. There are some wonderful venues to have a Wedding in Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit. If it is possible to come to Puerto Vallarta or Riviera Nayarit prior to your wedding, visit venues, try menus, meet with providers along with your wedding planner and look at your options. Choose a location based on your wedding style, your wedding ideas your and non-negotiable guest list. You can’t assume everyone will be able to attend, especially if that requires vacation time for most people. Start researching and planning your beach wedding as soon as possible. Not only do you have to reserve your venue, but fulfilling the marriage requirements of the state in which you are to be wed may take a few months.
Although it is sometimes possible to negotiate with the hotel and airlines separately, you will generally be able to save more money by negotiating the two as a package. Many brides over the years who have negotiated a seemingly good rate directly with the hotel – only to find out they were unable to find affordable airfare.
Although hotels will often give some form of discount for groups of 10 or more if you book directly, it is important to keep in mind that hotels, by necessity, are in the business of maximizing the amount of revenue they bring in on the rooms they book. This way they do not have to pay the very discounted rates to the Airline’s Travel Agencies. If you are doing an “All Inclusive Hotel Wedding Package” ? What will you be charged for all the extras NOT INCLUDED or what is actually included. Hidden clauses in hotel contracts are leaving couples with an enormous financial liability on their hands.
Dressing for weddings in Mexico can be as lavish or as simple as you desire. A tuxedo or soft, silky wedding gown, or go bare-foot in a divine light-weight beach dress. As you and your fiancé exchange wedding vows, the choice is entirely yours and you may dress as informal or formal as you like. Ask your wedding planner what is the expected climate at your wedding date. The bride should ideally dress in a nice and comfortable wedding dress that reflects a beach wedding. It is not possible to look graceful while walking in high heels on the soft sand. So wear flat shoes or the best idea would be not to wear any shoes at all! A casual yet classy hairstyle is better than leaving your hair loose at a beach wedding. Also, a beach has a natural built scenery in the background.
Once the formalities are taken care of, you can then enjoy your beach wedding in Mexico surrounded by cultural tradition, upbeat Mexican music, and lush tropical gardens that create a dreamy ambience that is sure to be memorable.
A benefit to having a destination wedding is not having to travel far for your honeymoon. Depending on where you choose to have your destination wedding, you can continue vacationing as your honeymoon.
Unlike most other destinations, before and after the wedding you can plan activities and other amusements for guests. Your wedding planner may also make your reservations to these activities at a discount or at least help you make the proper contacts.
The wedding Planner goal is to simplify the process for you so that you may enjoy the big day. If you’re looking for a small, simple, and beautifully natural wedding, a beach wedding is the perfect solution. And if you want to invite the whole gang, think about a fun-filled wedding weekend and reunion at an activity-rich beach resort. Achieving your dreamed wedding means having all the information you need to make the perfect choices. Read our other articles on our blog
Work with a wedding planner who specializes in beach weddings. Be sure to place a welcome basket at the front of your ceremony site with goodies that will remind them of the setting — parasols, refreshing glasses of lemonade.
A beach wedding can be a great wedding that is sure to be different. There is something about getting married under the open skies with the sound of the waves crashing in the background that is somehow very appealing and tempting. It can be real fun to plan a beach wedding!
Contact us and your destination wedding will be Just a Perfect day!