Weddings in the Seychelles

Paradise beaches make the Seychelles a perfect wedding destination

The Seychelles, a dream wedding destination

What style of wedding?


Beach weddings are spectacular. The Seychelles is made up of 115 islands, so there are plenty of secluded beaches perfect for your special day.

How long does it take to get there?

Around 10 hours from the UK.

What time of year is best?

May to October is great for weddings. Monsoon rains kick in from November to February, bringing with them hot and humid weather.

Legal considerations?

The paperwork is quite standard: passports, birth certificates, any certificates relating to previous marriages or name changes. You also need an affadavit stating you are free to marry. There is a residency requirement of three days.

Anything else?

It’s easy to arrange religious ceremonies, see www.seychelles.travel/en/home/religious_ceremonies

Useful websites

The UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office: www.ukinseychelles.fco.gov.uk

Seychelles national tourist board: www.seychelles.com

Wedding planners or specialist operators

Just Seychelles: www.justseychelles.com

White Sand Weddings: www.whitesandweddings.co.uk


Tropical Sky: www.tropicalsky.co.uk