Have your ideal Orthodox Wedding in Santorini, Ios, Skiathos, Skopelos, Halkidiki with Aegean Dream Weddings Specialists!
The wedding Greek Orthodox wedding ceremony is an ancient and meaningful service that has been celebrated in its present form for centuries.
The ceremony itself is beautiful with symbols that reflect marriage: love, mutual respect, equality and sacrifice; everything has a special meaning and significance, especially the repetition of each act three times to symbolise and to invoke the mystical presence of the Holy Trinity.
The exchanging of rings, the crowning of the bride and groom, the ceremonial walking and finally the blessing of the couple by the priest in which he reminds them that only God can break the union they have just entered into, are key parts of the traditional orthodox wedding in Greece.
A Greek orthodox ceremony can take place in an orthodox church. Greece offers you a huge selection of churches so with us by your side you have great options.
After years of experience and having all the needed local knowledge we have chosen only the most charming orthodox churches for your special wedding in the Greek islands! There are countless churches, it’s up to you to choose so feel free to contact us, and let us share with you any more new ideas!
At Aegean Dream Weddings we will plan every detail and all the arrangements for your beautiful Orthodox wedding in Santorini, Ios, Skiathos, Skopelos, Halkidiki or in any other special location in Greece.
Some notes about Greek Orthodox Weddings:
- One of you must be Greek Orthodox Church and both must be baptized in the Christian faith.
- The ceremony is performed in Ancient Greek and usually lasts about an hour.
- If you want your wedding ceremony be performed outdoors you will still need special permission.
- An orthodox wedding takes place almost on any day of the week but Saturday and Sunday are more likely to happen.
So have no worries about anything! You just decide the date and we make your dream come true!
Please have a look at our superbly designed and at a great value, Standard Orthodox Wedding Package that can be, the starting point of your personal wedding package in any of our special locations in Greece.
Naturally you may use that package exactly as it is or you can add any additional service from our Optional Etras , as hair & beauty treatments, decoration items, extra flower arrangements, fireworks, allowing you to mach your dreams, as well as your budget.
Aegean Dream Weddings will assist you at every step of the way to make the day of your Orthodox Wedding in Santorini, Ios, Skiathos, Skopelos and Halkidiki one you will cherish in your memory forever!
Feel free to share with us all your ideas and wishes and we’ll make it happen! Whichever the package or style you choose, rest assured that we have the know-how and expertise to make your Greek Orthodox wedding perfect in every detail!