Planning a Small Destination Wedding? Here are 7 Unique Small Wedding Abroad Ideas from Nordic Adventure Weddings.
Go big or go home is a mantra applied to everything under the sun. But when it comes to wedding planning, bigger is not necessarily better. According to Nordic Adventure Weddings, smaller, more intimate weddings is a trendy idea that is gaining traction. Brides and grooms are paring down their bridal parties and downsizing their guest lists in a quest for a more personal experience.
With a worldwide pandemic restricting the number of people permitted to gather in one place, happy couples are getting creative. More couples are embracing the idea of small destination weddings, as these intimate celebrations allow for the inclusion of unique ideas without breaking the budget.
If you are considering a small destination wedding, Denmark is the perfect location. It truly has something for everyone: beautiful beaches, historic churches, breathtaking rose gardens, and even traditional Viking ships. Nordic Adventure Weddings is an award-winning wedding planner experienced in planning dream weddings in Denmark, a hidden gem teeming with romantic possibilities. Their team has a lot of unique ideas for your small intimate destination wedding.
Small Wedding Abroad Ideas
Small weddings are ideal for twosomes with either no guests or a limited number who will be attending. Nordic Adventure Weddings can help with your elopement or small wedding abroad celebration with one of its amazing wedding packages. Happy couples have the option of a simple town hall ceremony or a more traditional wedding at a romantic location.
Town hall ceremonies are ideal for couples who are eloping or want to keep their nuptials private. Sit back and relax while Nordic Adventure Weddings handles:
- Planning your marriage registration in Denmark
- All legal paperwork
- Securing the date for your ceremony
- Assistance with travel and accommodations
- Providing witnesses for the ceremony (as required by Danish law)
- Issuance of an international marriage certificate
Looking for something with a little more panache? Nordic Adventure Weddings is sharing with you some small wedding abroad ideas.
Small Unique Wedding Abroad Ideas
Whether you are planning an intimate wedding for two or a smaller gathering with 20 to 50 guests, Nordic Adventure Weddings has the perfect idea for your small unique destination wedding.
1. Get Hitched Viking Style
Grab your 10th-century Nordic outfits and décor and set sail on an authentic Viking longship. Couples looking for a unique ceremony in keeping with Norse tradition can request a ceremony on the Helge Ask, a small Viking warship. Adorned in shades of vivid red and yellow ochre, it features a dragonhead on its impressive sail. Couples will need to work together to man the oars, sail, and ropes. If you are lucky, one of you will even get the opportunity to work the rudder. This world-class experience will create wedding memories to last a lifetime.
2. Get your Shakespeare on with a Castle Wedding
Whether your wedding party consists of two people or 20, choosing to hold your wedding ceremony at one of Denmark’s historic and beautiful castles is a great way to add meaning to your special day.
A Wedding in the castle is an amazing experience, couples can choose between Kronborg and Hvedholm castles. The most famous castle in Denmark, Kronberg is a UNESCO World Heritage site that has hosted the love celebrations of kings and queens for centuries. Hvedholm offers a breathtaking experience from start to finish. Located on the island of Funen, this 15th-century wonder is capable of hosting indoor or outdoor ceremonies. Nordic Adventure Weddings can help plan your wedding ceremony at the castle of your choice.
3. Escape to a Romantic Island
Add a little mystery to your special day with a ceremony on the mystical island of Bornholm. One of the most picturesque places on earth, it was nominated by Travel & Leisure Magazine as the Best Island of 2018. With its breathtaking dunes, sandy beaches, and cliffs, Bornholm will provide the perfect backdrop for your intimate wedding ceremony.
4. Add some History
Civil weddings are made memorable when held at the 769-year-old Stevns Klint Church. Part of the UNESCO World Heritage sites, it is the perfect location for adding a little adventure to your special day. Situated atop Stevns Klint, the site offers spectacular views of the Baltic Sea from one of its balconies. Get inspired and meet Tetiana & Jacub.
5. Upgrade to First Class
Experience one of Denmark’s oldest railways when you book your special day on the first-class carriage of a 1920s train. Couples can exchange vows on the platform before stepping onto this original, one-of-a-kind train carriage to celebrate their nuptials. Add a piece of history to your ceremony by holding it on a train in which the Queen of Denmark and her group of advisors frequently traveled.
6. Tie the Knot Medieval-Style
Ever wonder what it was like to tie the knot in 1408? Happy couples no longer have to speculate when they choose a ceremony in a Medieval Danish town. Suitable for small wedding parties, this authentic Scandinavian-style wedding will take couples and their guests on a trip back in time.
7. Get Acquainted with Copenhagen
Copenhagen is an amazing city full of incredible sites. With its rich history, couples can experience a romantic ceremony followed by a stroll through its winding streets to take in the view. Classic marriage registration in the quaint town hall, followed by a three-hour tour of the city with private guides, is part of this small unique wedding.
Planning Your Small Destination Wedding
Size does not matter when you are marrying the love of your life. Let the team of romance specialists at Nordic Adventure Weddings help plan your special day. Whether you are interested in an intimate wedding for two, or a unique small destination wedding, they have the location to suit your needs. Get in touch today by using the form below to start planning your special day!
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