Revealing The Top Destinations In Mexico & The Caribbean, According to Experts

After exploring the top destinations to get hitched in North America, we have another exclusive list of some of the trending destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. Home to some of the most pristine beaches in the world, these destinations are the perfect blend of romance and adventure that are sure to make your wedding day the most unforgettable and beautiful day of your life!


Mexico is a popular destination for weddings due to its beautiful beaches, vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and warm hospitality. It offers a wide range of breathtaking wedding venues from coast to coast. Whether you choose the turquoise waters of Cancun or the picturesque beaches of Riviera Maya, Mexico has it all that is sure to suit your preferences.

As Jennifer Zabinski from JZ Events says, Mexico, is another top location for 2024. It’s not just beaches and palm trees, but the people are so soulful and always so honoured to be a part of the events you plan. They give 150% of themselves. It’s an easy out-of-state destination where you can feed into everyone’s senses.”

“Ruins all over Mexico are being restored in the most stylish way and the venues are stunning. There’s so much to see and experience in Mexico and now it’s trending in a major way,” further adds Brooke Avishay from Orange Blossom Special Events.

Further talking about its proximity for guests and the plethora of options that it offers, Tiffany Bell from Luxe Destination Weddings, further adds, Mexico – a long-standing top destination for couples looking to marry abroad, Mexico is still one of the top requested locations due to its proximity for guests & the unlimited options and landscapes! There is truly something for every type of destination couple whether they are looking for a classic beach wedding, a luxury villa or a Balinese-inspired jungle wedding!”

Isle Diamant from Diamant Events further highlights some of the popular destinations to tie the knot, “MEXICO. With so many destinations to choose from, this country is TOP on the list. You can have Pacific sunsets with great weather if you go to Los Cabos (which is a desert by the way). You can also choose award-winning colonial cities like the charming town of San Miguel de Allende, or the luxurious Mayan haciendas of Merida. And you also have the magic of the Caribbean with hidden gems such as Bacalar or the luxury micro destinations in Riviera Maya where you take them to unexpected places with luxury crafted experiences.”

Following these valuable insights from experts, here is a list of some of the most trending destinations in the country you surely cannot miss.

Los Cabos

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Los Cabos: where the desert meets the sea in a symphony of adventure and relaxation. This vibrant destination invites you to celebrate every moment of your special day amid the gorgeous sunsets and its pristine beauty posing as the perfect backdrop. Los Cabos is an upscale and visually spectacular destination that’s easily accessible from most states in the United States. And who can forget how it left everyone  Whether your wedding guests seek world-class beaches, lavish resorts, scrumptious cuisines, or thrilling activities like surfing, snorkelling, and paddle boarding, Los Cabos offers it all. With its vibrant nightlife, fishing excursions, and stunning sunsets, Los Cabos promises an unforgettable experience for all who visit.

San Miguel De Allende

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Experience the enchanting allure of hosting your dream wedding in San Miguel De Allende, where every cobblestone street whispers tales of romance. Amidst the colonial splendour and vibrant culture, let your love story unfold against the backdrop of timeless beauty. With its captivating ambience and unparalleled charm, San Miguel De Allende promises to transform your wedding into an unforgettable celebration of love. Picture-perfect moments await with La Parroquia, a parish church of San Miguel, posing as the perfect backdrop for your special day. Embrace the magic of this destination and create memories to cherish forever in the heart of Mexico’s most enchanting city.

Riviera Maya

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Escape to the enchanting Riviera Maya for the wedding of your dreams! Imagine pristine beaches, swaying palm trees, and the warm embrace of the Caribbean Sea setting the stage for your perfect day. Riviera Maya boasts a tropical climate with warm temperatures year-round, making it the perfect setting for outdoor ceremonies and receptions. Whether you envision a barefoot ceremony on the sand or a lavish affair in a luxurious resort, Riviera Maya offers an idyllic backdrop for your love story. Besides its gorgeous beaches, Riviera Maya is home to stunning natural attractions such as cenotes (natural sinkholes), ecological parks and Mayan ruins. So now, you get the chance to infuse your wedding with adventure and travel as you and your guests can enjoy the breathtaking scenery and other adventurous activities like snorkelling, zip-lining, and more. As you plan your special day in this breathtaking destination, it has a lot to offer in terms of the venues. You can explore some places including Belmond Maroma, Haven Riviera Maya, and so on. 


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With its pristine beaches, ancient Mayan ruins, and lush jungle backdrop, Tulum sets the stage for a romantic and unforgettable celebration. Being a trendy hotspot, this breathtaking destination offers the perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. Nestled south of Riviera Maya, Tulum is home to the iconic Mayan Ruins perched on a cliff, offering a breathtaking and panoramic view of the magnificent Caribbean Sea. The destination is an ideal pick for couples who wish to have a chic, sustainable and eco-friendly wedding. Tulum is also renowned for its holistic wellness offerings, rich history, and authentic Mexican.


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Looking for a destination that is truly beautiful and out of this world? Well, then you have reached the perfect destination where all your dreams and fantasies are about to come true! That’s right! Our next stop on this tour is Cancun! Known for its breathtaking beauty, it offers some of the most spectacular backdrops. With its stunning turquoise blue waters and white sand beaches, it creates the perfect magical atmosphere for your wedding where you can have incredibly great photographs that you can cherish forever! Cancun is also home to some of the most exquisite resorts and wedding venues that sure cannot wait to make your wedding day a dream come true! 


After a joyous and picturesque journey across Mexico, we have a list of some of the most breathtaking destinations in the Caribbean. From the crystalline waters and powdery beaches of Turks and Caicos to the lush forests of Puerto Rico, these destinations offer a tapestry of unforgettable experiences waiting to be explored.


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Looking to tie the knot in a stunning Caribbean setting? Look no further than Jamaica, a spirited island boasting a plethora of wedding venues to suit every taste and budget. Whether you plan a romantic beachfront ceremony, a tranquil garden gazebo, or an overwater chapel, Jamaica has it all. A few popular destinations to pick out from include Montego Bay and Ocho Rios. They offer an array of resorts that await to host your dreamy destination wedding. If you wish to have a high-end resort wedding, then Montego Bay is the perfect fit for you. Known for its nightlife, natural beauty and adventurous activities, this destination often features weddings, that have wedding guests vibing and partying all night long. If you’re looking to infuse your wedding with a little bit of adventure, then Ocho Rios is the destination for you. Besides giving you breathtaking glimpses of beaches, this destination is also home to rivers and waterfalls, offering stunning and natural backdrops and infusing your day with adventure and enjoyment.

The Bahamas

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Planning your dream wedding in the Caribbean? How about hosting your special day in the Bahamas? One of the most picturesque destinations in the Caribbean, celebrating your wedding day in the Bahamas offers an enchanting experience like no other. With its idyllic tropical climate and breathtaking scenery, this island paradise provides the perfect canvas for your love story to unfold. Having a destination wedding in the Bahamas offers a combination of clear waters, tropical ambience, diverse wildlife, and luxury amenities, creating an unforgettable celebration that will be cherished by you and your guests for years to come. While you can choose to get married anywhere in this pristine and beautiful destination, there are a few locations that you cannot miss as you plan to host your dreamy fairytale wedding. These include Nassau, Great Exuma, and Paradise Island. If you plan to have a breathtaking beach ceremony, Nassau is the destination for you! You surely can’t go wrong with a beachfront wedding in the capital city. With crystal clear waters of the white sand beaches and the magnificent golden sunset posing as the perfect backdrop, Nassau is a destination you cannot resist. Great Exuma too is a great destination to tie the knot. A paradise, this destination features national parks, tasty spots, fun shopping, sightseeing, and unforgettable views. Finally, surely explore the hidden city of Atlantis in Paradise Island, on a stretch of white sand. Your wedding celebration here will surely transform into a vacation leaving everyone mesmerised.

Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico offers couples a picturesque backdrop for their Caribbean wedding, boasting breathtaking scenery,  a tropical climate, and a welcoming culture steeped in warmth and hospitality. Like the other destinations in the Caribbean, Puerto Rico also offers all the dreamy amenities for a gorgeous beachfront wedding. From picturesque city streets to secluded and romantic beaches, Puerto Rico offers a plethora of enchanting settings, for you to exchange vows. A few destinations that you can explore as you plan the ultimate wedding extravaganza include- San Juan, El Yunque National Forest, and so on. The capital city, San Juan is the perfect choice for couples who wish their special day to be a blend of history and metropolitan charm. So, grab your chance to exchange vows amid the cobblestone streets of Old San Juan with the El Morro fortress as your backdrop. For those seeking to seal their commitment amidst the tender embrace of nature, then El Yunke National Forest is a great choice. This location offers a lush and enchanting backdrop for your wedding. Just imagine having to seal the deal with nature’s finest creations rejoicing at your union, whilst being surrounded by tropical flora and cascading waterfalls. Sounds so dreamy and adventurous! Doesn’t it? So, without further adieu seize the opportunity my friend and make the most of your time on your special day in Puerto Rico

Turks & Caicos

Nestled amidst the splendour of the Caribbean, Turks and Caicos is an irresistible destination for your dream wedding. Its enchanting allure promises to craft a tapestry of unforgettable moments as you exchange vows and seal your love with a passionate kiss. From pristine beaches to luxurious resorts, this idyllic paradise offers a plethora of stunning venues where couples can celebrate their union in style. One of the most prominent locations for you to host your wedding in this extremely picturesque country is Providenciales. Providenciales is one of the six principal islands that make up the Turks & Caicos. Known for its turquoise waters, and soft sandy beaches, which are often regarded as some of the most beautiful. So if you are looking to have an intimate wedding, then Turks and Caicos is the ideal destination for you as its geographical seclusion will lend a sense of exclusivity to your nuptials. 


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This wedding season, say ‘I do’ in paradise as the gentle Caribbean breeze caresses your face as you seep and enjoy the pristine beauty of Barbados. From intimate ceremonies on secluded shores to grand celebrations in luxurious resorts, Barbados offers the perfect canvas for your love story. Well, if you wish to have a destination wedding that boasts gorgeous beaches, rich cultural details and luxury venues, turn your sights towards the easternmost Caribbean island that is situated in the Atlantic Ocean. As you embrace the enchanting and breathtaking allure of this destination, a few places that you can explore include, Saint Philip, Bridgetown, Saint James and so on. While these are some places you could consider Barbados is also home to the famous Crane Beach which is known for its stunning views, and pristine sands, it poses as a breathtaking backdrop as you exchange vows and celebrate a commitment of a lifetime let nature be at its best and rejoice at the fact that two beautiful souls have become one!

Cayman Islands

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The Cayman Islands continue to be a coveted Caribbean destination for couples who seek to tie the knot in the Caribbean. The island is one of the most romantic places in the world to get married. Hosting a wedding in the Cayman Islands provides a picturesque backdrop for exchanging vows. Beyond its scenic charm, the Cayman Islands boast world-class resorts, exquisite cuisine, and a warm, welcoming atmosphere, ensuring that every aspect of the celebration is nothing short of extraordinary. Whether you dream of an intimate beachfront ceremony or a lavish affair in a luxury resort, the Cayman Islands offer the perfect setting to start your journey together as a married couple.

St. Martin

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Embark on an enchanting journey, where love blossoms amidst the stunning landscapes of St Martin. Home to some of the most breathtaking and pristine beaches, St. Martin stands as an unparalleled destination for couples seeking a truly magical experience. Picture-perfect shores set the stage for an idyllic ceremony, offering a whimsical and breathtaking backdrop that caters to every preference and desire. Whether you dream of exchanging vows with feet buried in soft sands or against the backdrop of the gigantic waves, St. Martin promises a romance-filled celebration like no other! Let the island’s charm sweep you off your feet as you create memories to last a lifetime in this haven of love.

So, as you plan out the ultimate wedding experience, these destinations greet you with open arms. Well, then grab the opportunity to pick out your dream destination and say, the magical words, “I do”. Stay tuned for more as we will be back with an exclusive list of destinations in Africa.