Getting Married in Costa Rica

How to enjoy planning a wedding in paradise

There is no doubt that tropical locations are an incredible place for your destination wedding. But does the thought of planning it all alone intimidate you? - We totally understand! There are so many things to consider when designing, planning, and coordinating your wedding. Now add in all those extra miles of distance and vacation activities for a little sprinkle of extra stress. The good thing is.. you are not alone! When you hire a wedding planner and travel experts like ourselves, there are so many advantages. We help you save time, save money, stay organized, and most importantly we help you enjoy not only the big day but also the planning journey! After all, this time of your life should be savored and celebrated!

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Why Costa Rica?

Costa Rica is the ideal country for a destination wedding for so many reasons! This unique location has something for everyone. With tropical beaches, lush rainforests, and numerous waterfalls the list of things to do in Costa Rica is endless. Not only is Costa Rica filled with adventures for visitors, but it also always tops the list as one of the happiest countries in the world. There are also a wide variety of venues with stunning views and amenities to help you feel right at home in paradise. Logistically it is a great option because of the frequent flights, short transfers, and it is an easy international destination to adjust to. It is exotic but still feels familiar to guests who don't travel often. This makes Costa Rica an amazing place to start the next chapter of your life with the one that you love. Step outside of the box, and have a true Pura Vida adventure. Leave the details to us.

Wedding Destinations

Get familiar with the beautiful wedding destinations Costa Rica has to offer and the weddings we've planned there.

Wedding Venues

Browse the most popular wedding venues in Costa Rica and the weddings we've planned there.

Costa Rica Activity Guides

Our activity guides will give you an overview of the adventures you and your wedding guests can experience while in Costa Rica.

Guides & Advice

Check out our most popular posts about beginning your planning process

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How to pick the perfect wedding venue

Are you completely overwhelmed at the thought of finding the perfect wedding venue? Don’t panic – with a little bit of help, choosing your dream wedding location just became that much simpler.  In this blog post, we’ll help guide you through all the factors you need to consider when picking a venue for your big … Read more

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Advantages of Hiring a Wedding Planner

There are many reasons that hiring a wedding planner can be an advantage for a wedding, now add in the fact that you are planning from a million miles away.. hiring a planner should be a no brainer. Here are a few key points about what we are here to do for you in the … Read more

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Elopement Guide in Costa Rica

So fun fact – we actually started our wedding planning company by focusing on elopements and intimate weddings! We love elopements because they feel so personal and relaxed. There is more freedom in the timeline to go on adventures and you can choose practically anywhere to say your vows! You can choose to have a … Read more

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Why You Should Get Married in Costa Rica

There are endless reasons why you should get married in Costa Rica. It is one of the best places in the world! This country is one of the most biodiverse, welcoming, and peaceful places to visit. It has also been named one of the happiest countries to live in too! Let us dive into a … Read more

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The Destination Wedding Guide

Congrats on taking the first steps to plan your dream destination wedding! We know it can feel overwhelming at first, but we are here to help you every step of the way! Here is a quick overview of what to prepare for when planning your dream I do abroad. Hire a planner • We may … Read more

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6 Costa Rica Weather Facts

Looking to book your trip to paradise? We answer your top questions with these 6 Costa Rica weather facts so you know what to expect before you book! When is the Dry Season in Costa Rica? The summer is the dry season in Costa Rica. It starts around mid-November and lasts into April. We recommend … Read more

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The best months to have a wedding in Costa Rica

So you have decided you want to explore the idea of a destination wedding in paradise. But then you start to question, when is the best month to have a wedding in Costa Rica? We are here to help with all your questions! The answer is a bit complex because the best weather can vary … Read more

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How Do US Citizens Get Married in Costa Rica?

Are you excited to say the big “I do” in paradise, but feeling a bit overwhelmed about how to legally marry in Costa Rica? Have you been wondering what paperwork has to be done when you need to file, who to contact, or any other questions about how do U.S. citizens can get married in … Read more