When it comes to planning a dream destination wedding, look no further than the beautiful Croatia and its magnificent coastline.
Croatia is one of the most visited countries in the Mediterranean. It offers visitors numerous exploring options: pristine seashore, incredible views, wine and gastronomy tours, several national parks and mild weather. Croatia has it all, from historical cities and beautiful secluded beaches to rich art and architecture. There are tons of reasons to fall in love with Croatia.
But what makes Croatia such a special spot for a memorable destination wedding? Here we’ve compiled the top eight reasons why we’re dreaming of a Croatia wedding.
Breathtaking scenery and spectacular venues
From pristine beaches along the 1,800k km long coast, to scenic mountain tops and idyllic fields, Croatia is famous for its diverse landscape.
It is full of beautiful natural landscapes with many that are fairly undiscovered. Chic Croatia is your wedding specialist for the area of Central Dalmatia and you’re invited to explore and learn more about the Mediterranean islands of Brac, Vis, Hvar, and cities of Split and Sibenik.
Chic Croatia’s curated list of wedding venues in Croatia will help you chose the perfect spot for your big day. Whether you are looking for a beach wedding or a casual celebration surrounded by olive trees, there are many remarkable venues to choose from.
Most of the beautiful Croatia weddings take place at outdoor venues, overlooking the crystal clear waters of Adriatic, or at a picturesque garden venue. In addition, there are also many charming museum wedding sites as well as historical castles or heritage sites. Croatia is home to thousands of islands and many of them are a perfect option for your charming island wedding.
Mild year round climate
Croatia’s coastline has a typical Mediterranean climate, with long, hot summers and mild winters. The best months to get married in Croatia are May, June and September. It is not as hot as during summer months of July and August, however, please keep in mind that the weather can be more unstable during those months than during the hot summer months.
Convenient flight options from all major European destinations
Croatia is very well connected to all the major cities in Europe by the Split Airport or Dubrovnik Airport. Both cities are very close to all popular coastal wedding destinations in Croatia.
Pristine beaches and summer fun
Amazing beaches, beautiful landscapes and chic Mediterranean dining make a great holiday in Croatia. Writing down a list of Croatia’s top beaches and destinations is not easy, as its coast stretches from Istria to Dubrovnik. Croatia is filled with summer fun, vibrant activities, interesting food and wine events and memorable, unique experiences. Also, make sure to experience ‘fjaka’ as you sipa local flavored grappa – the art of doing nothing.
A vacation combined with a destination wedding
If your guests will be joining you in celebration, they will most certainly plan to extend the stay and combine it with a vacation. Therefore, a choice of destination makes a big difference in how your guests will experience your wedding.
Authenticity and Mediterranean vibe
How to have an authentic Croatia experience – embrace simplicity in life; laid back lifestyle; traditional and simple dishes; slow – living. Mediterranean vibe is all about true life pleasures and relaxed lifestyle. In today’s fast paced world, it is difficult to find it and feel it.
Did you know that the island of Brac is Croatia’s top Mediterranean island escape, recommended by the Lonely Planet? The olive tree is one of the most important symbols of Brac island, and what is more Mediterranean than a fairy tale – like wedding ceremony surrounded by olive trees and wild flowers. Whether you’re after an intimate gathering or a large party, your Croatia wedding will delight you.
Fabulous food and wines
The best way to find authentic, delicious Croatian cuisine is by asking a local. Locals always know the secret hidden gems and can recommend the best dishes. Chic Croatia works with authentic local service providers, offering innovative and creative gastronomy at your Croatia wedding. We always encourage couples to be creative when planning their wedding menu and incorporate the best of traditional specialties.
Croatian culture and hospitality
Croatia is known for its hospitality. It is part of its culture. We invite you to experience authentic Croatia, its warm people, rich culture and centuries-long traditions.
Chic Croatia has all the tips and destination wedding advice you need to make your Croatia wedding memorable and unique. Chic Croatia will assist you in selecting your Croatia wedding venue and manage all other tasks on your wedding checklists: legal requirements, entertainment, catering, production and design. Chic Croatia wedding planner will help you create beautiful Croatia wedding memories that last a lifetime.
Kelly is a former wedding planner and a lover of anything pink. She believes that any bride can plan her own wedding, with a few tips and helpful tools.