Wedding in Crete is magnificent! Why? Because Crete is the biggest Greek island and it offers the widest range of wedding venues, restaurants, hotels and finest wedding services. Divided into four prefectures, each one with its own features, Crete can boast beautiful nature and world known Cretan hospitality. It is always very difficult to choose a wedding venue when it comes to Crete!
Wedding in Chania area is a wonderful opportunity to have a unique outdoor romantic event either on the wild seaside of Kissamos and Falasarna, or at worldwide famous Balos beach – on the coast, or above the cliff with panoramic views, or at traditional winery, or in a rural setting of a traditional Greek village. Civil wedding ceremony in Chania area until recently was available only in City Hall, but now it’s a subject to change. The symbolic wedding ceremony in Chania has no limits for its planning and depends only on your imagination.
Civil wedding in Rethymno is the best idea if you wat to make it official in Crete. Though the prefecture is large, the City Hall representative is available at any corner of it – either it is a private villa on the board with another prefecture or it is fantastic Venetian Fortezza castle located in the heart of Rethymno. Numerous well equipped estates, amongst them beautiful traditional Agreco Farm and boutiqe Kapsaliana Village hotel for rustic wedding, as well as beautiful isolated sandy beaches with necessary wedding amenities nearby – these and even more are your options for a beautiful event in Rethymno.
Symbolic wedding in Rethymno is available also everywhere in the prefecture and also at Georgioupolis area at it’s well known sight – the lighthouse and St Nicholas chapel on the water – and Dourakis Winery.
The Orthodox wedding in Crete is available everywhere except Monasteries – request us for our selection of pretty and unique chapels in Crete. Since Crete is a multicultural place, except Roman Catholic churches there are also a Synagogue and Evangelical Church where the religious weddings take place.
Official wedding in Heraklion area is available only in the City Hall, but don’t get upset about it – the building belongs to Venetian ?poque and is the most beautiful Greek city hall. For a symbolic wedding or vows renewal in Heraklion prefecture we can advise a wide range of Estates, picturesque seaside and mountain chapels as well as private villas and some hotels like Knossos Beach and Aldemar with nice specially equipped areas.
And don’t forget exceptional olive groves and orange groves – they are numerous, located all over the island and perfect for a rustic styled wedding, romantic dinner of a big Greek wedding in Crete!
The last but not the least is Agios Nicholaos prefecture well known for its edgy coastline and luxurious hotels. Elounda and Agios Nicholaos are a perfect place both for honeymoon and elegant symbolic or official ceremony. The Voulismeni Lake, Byzantine churches, traditional olive press and fantastic 5* deluxe hotels – Domes of Elounda, Blue Palace, Istron Bay, St Nicolas Bay – are waiting to host your unforgettable Cretan wedding. Like in Rethymno area, the register in Agios Nikolaos is available throughout the prefecture and performs official weddings in Elounda as well.