A Comprehensive Guide to Inviting Guests to Your Cyprus Wedding

beach wedding bouquet

Cyprus has more than 300 days of sunlight a year making it an incredibly popular location for people wanting a wedding with sunlight and beaches. Situated on the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa, Cyprus is the perfect wedding location if you’re looking for stunning scenery, culture and all the romance that comes with it. Wedding events in Cyprus have become popular over the last few years, as it does not require a ‘long haul’ flight but still offers many of the attractions provided by destinations further away. Getting married in Cyprus offers many benefits; and with many wedding packages available across the island, it can also be a cost effective choice.

Wedding in Cyprus

In Cyprus it is simple to get married, but there are a couple of simple rules. Usually a stay of 3-5 working days is needed before the ceremony. Also, the couple needs to only show original documents including their birth/adoption certificates and passports. If you have previously been married, you must also show divorce papers or a death certificate.

Possible Venues

Cyprus presents a series of options for your wedding event, from a gorgeous beach hotel, to ancient churches & chapels. Cyprus is also renowned for its stunning views of the ocean & gardens filled with rich plants.

Cyprus chapel


Protaras is located along the coast of Fig Tree Bay. Known for it’s glorious sandy beaches, it is a popular destination for romantic beach weddings. Protaras is just a short travel away from Ayia Napa, so if you’re looking for somewhere for an intimate ceremony, with nightlight nearby, this is the ideal destination.

Protaras also offers beautiful scenery, with the Church of Profitis Elias and scubadiving topping the list of things to do during your stay.


Further along the coastline, you’ll find Larnaca. Known for its salt lake which is home to lots of flamingos and large cats as well as more stunning churches and buildings including the┬áSaint Lazarus Church and the Larnaka Medieval Castle. Larnaca is also a popular destination for beach weddings, offering fabulous scenery and amazing photo opportunities.


Limassol is Cyprus’s 2nd biggest city & is fantastic for its night life. A few of the finest stores are found there. Plus, a host of sightseeing chances & a popular place for wedding events. Cyprus spoils you with its beauty.


Paphos is located to the West of the island. It has this unique old town feel but is the top tourist destination.

Ayia Napa

Ayia Napa is at the East and it is a favorite for the summer season. Ayia Napa is known for its night events in the Square, and has many stunning beaches nearby. Ayia Napa city center is perfect for a civil event for your Cyprus Wedding.…