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5 Reasons to Choose Mexico for Your Destination Wedding

By: Weddings by Velas Resorts / 19 Dec 2019
5 reasons for a destination wedding in mexico

So, you've said "yes" and now you're beginning the first and most exciting choice of your wedding planning - choosing the destination! 

There are numerous options for gorgeous venues across the world, but none quite as beautiful as the breathtaking coasts of Mexico, which happen to be one of the best countries to have a destination wedding.

There's simply something enticing about Mexico for a destination wedding venue. It could be due to its seemingly endless tropical weather, or for the world class service or possibly the soft-sand beaches with towering palms swaying in the breeze that creates a one-of-a-kind ambiance. 

If you're considering Mexico for your big day, here are just a few of the best reasons to journey south to the tropical delights of Latin America. 


Best mexican beaches for a destination wedding
Grand Velas Riviera Maya


Best Beaches in the World 

Shut your eyes and imagine virgin beaches that could be pulled right off of a postcard, with smooth sandy beaches that fade into the crystal clear Caribbean or the royal blue Pacific. 

Mexico has miles of stretching coastline that create all natural, dreamy venues for all types of weddings.

Beach weddings have a unique charm since they offer a tropical environment that all your guests will enjoy. Mexican beaches are also one of the best places for a honeymoon - so you can take advantage of being located right in paradise after the wedding, you honeymoon can begin instantly! 


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Grand Velas Los Cabos


Soak Up the Sun - Daily!

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of Mexico is always kicking back under the tropical sun, getting a tan and soaking it all up with your favorite drink in hand. It's true, no matter the date or time of year, Mexican beaches have a pleasantly warm climate. 

This means that you can have a winter wedding and still wear a light, breezy wedding dress to enjoy a warm sun all year ‘round.


best destination wedding activities snorkeling in mexico
Grand Velas Riviera Maya


Adventure Around Every Corner

When planning your destination wedding, you'll want to consider the activities that you and your guests will enjoy before and after the wedding day. If you're already making the effort to travel, what better way to celebrate an unforgettable time than to visit new and inspiring locations. 

Eco-adventures make Cancun, Riviera Maya, Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta perfect options as they all have a wide variety  of eco-activities, from hiking and surfing, to flyboarding, snorkeling, and off-roading among the countless entertaining activities.

 5 reasons to get married in mexico - gastronomy
"Frida" Restaurant at Grand Velas Riviera Maya


World Class Cuisine

It's no secret that Mexico has one of the most applauded gastronomic offers in the world. If you haven't tasted the richness and complexity of its cultural flavors, you're in for a treat. In fact, the Mexican cuisine is now considered an intangible cultural heritage of humanity. 

You can be guaranteed to enjoy mouthwatering dishes for breakfast, lunch, and reception dinner that will be a memorable treat for all of your guests.  


best luxury resorts to get married in mexico
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit


Oh, the Luxury!

We've mentioned the top quality service and attention to detail, and we cannot mention luxury without talking about the jaw-dropping, high-end resorts. Highlighted among them is the award winning Velas Resorts, located on the best beaches in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Los Cabos and Riviera Nayarit.

Velas Resorts offers a variety of breathtaking wedding venues at each destination, each with its own unique charm - from the jungles and cenote venues of the Riviera Maya to the rocky, desert venues in Los Cabos. 

At Grand Velas, we have luxury wedding planners who will ensure that every detail is carefully planned and coordinated so you can simply enjoy the wedding you've always wanted. 

Choose from our exclusive luxury resorts Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Grand Velas Los Cabos, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Casa Velas, Velas Vallarta and Mar del Cabo

Say "I Do" in a Mexican paradise and turn the page to begin your story with the love of your life.

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