A popular type of ceremony for a wedding abroad is the civil marriage. This is performed by the mayor of the nearest town. The certificate is legally binding around the world and has no connection to any religious faith.
Greek Orthodox Ceremony
Choose one of the hotels with a private Orthodox chapel in Crete or the Peloponnese or a neighbouring church at any resort. Some priests allow the ceremony to be performed outdoors.
Grecotel Resorts with Orthodox Greek Chapels: Amirandes, Creta Palace, Olympia Riviera Resort, Agreco Farm.
In selected areas of Greece, there are Catholic, Protestant, Evangelical, Muslim and Jewish places of worship. Our wedding coordinators can assist with contacts.
Renewal of Vows
If you’re recently married or celebrating many happy years together, why not renew your vows under the azure skies beside the turquoise seas in Greece?
Grecotel will organise a special ceremony to exchange vows of eternal love or renew your promises as a couple. From simply the happy couple to the whole family in attendance, the choice is yours!
It is so simple to organize an informal ceremony, choose the date, the venue and the details, there is no paperwork required.