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By Yuliya Kovelman

Why to choose the Dominican Republic for your Destination Wedding

Finally, he has popped the question, and you said yes! You are super excited about your wedding and want it to be perfect! You always wanted a destination wedding, but you are still undecided on the destination that will be the best fit for you and your guests. The destination that you are looking for should be easily accessible from the United States, should have endless powdery white sand beaches and a variety of accommodation options for different budgets. But which destination provides these features? The answer is the Dominican Republic!

DRWith over 1000 miles of scenic coastline, endless white sand beaches, beautiful wedding locations, world class resorts, expert wedding coordinators and proximity to the United States, the Dominican Republic is the perfect location for your destination wedding.

One of the most compelling reasons for you to host your destination wedding in the Dominican Republic is proximity – it is between 2 and 4 hours away from most gateways in the United States, and airfare is also extremely reasonable. This makes it accessible to a large number of people. Some of your guests might not want to travel too far away from the United States mainland making the Dominican Republic a desirable option for your destination wedding.

In addition, the Dominican Republic has a multiplicity of romantic and alluring wedding locations that will create the perfect backdrop for your destination wedding in paradise! You can choose from the unspoiled beaches of the laidback village of La Romana. The unending scenic beaches of Punta Cana, Puerto Plata, Cap Cana and Bavaro are also compelling options due to their natural beauty. By and large, whatever type of tropical wedding location you envision for your destination wedding, it can be found somewhere in the Dominican Republic.


Another reason to host your destination wedding in the Dominican Republic is that several all-inclusive resorts makes special provisions for wedding groups. Typically, they would provide group incentives such as a free wedding reception and complimentary rooms based on the size of your wedding group. These incentives go a far way in making your destination wedding more affordable than hosting a similar type of wedding at home. In addition, the presence of multiple all-inclusive resorts near to each other gives your guests flexibility based on their budgets. They can book at a nearby resort and join you for your wedding celebration without breaking the bank. All – inclusive resorts are the most popular option for destination weddings worldwide, and the Dominican Republic with so much variety in this regard is an excellent choice.

Also, to make your wedding experience seamless and stress-free, the Dominican Republic all-inclusive wedding packages include the services of an expert local wedding coordinator. The wedding coordinator will take care of planning and executing your wedding. They will apply for your marriage license, source the official – whether you want a religious or civil ceremony, provide you and your wedding party with your bouquets and boutonnieres of choice. Provide you with your cake of choice, set up and decorate your wedding location and execute your wedding reception seamlessly and excitingly. You essential just have to turn up, and your genie Wedding Coordinator will deliver your perfect wedding in paradise!

Finally, after having the most incredible destination wedding, you might want to partake in some fun activities with your wedding group. The Dominican Republic provides a variety of activities for you to choose from, some of the more popular options for wedding groups are: catamaran cruises, zip lining, caving and golfing. There are 28 PGA certified champions golf courses in the country, making it a leading destination for wedding groups that includes golfers.

The Dominican Republic ticks all the boxes for a perfect destination wedding, which makes it one of the leading countries for destination weddings in the world. If you are seeking a stress-free and unforgettable destination wedding experience, the Dominican Republic is a perfect choice!

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