Your Step-by-Step Destination Wedding Planning Guide

Your celebration begins here.

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How to plan a destination wedding?

Follow along as our simple (and fun!) planning process helps take you from inspiration to destination.

  • Explore Locations & Inspiration

    From beaches and historic cities to mountains and vineyards...

    Hotels & resorts from casually comfortable to luxuriously elegant.

    Adults-only havens to family-friendly extravaganzas!

  • Create Your Profile

    Complete our simple form to tell us a little more about your dream celebration.

    Start working with a Certified Destination Wedding Specialist.

  • Plan Your Celebration with an Award-Winning Specialist

    Ask questions of an experienced traveler and destination wedding planner.

    Find the perfect venue for your style and budget.

    Take advantage of our exclusive savings you can't find anywhere else!

  • Discover all of our group travel perks

    Receive exclusive savings through our Preferred Partner Resort Collection.

    Lock in great, negotiated room rates.

    Enjoy a low minimum deposit and easy payment plan.

  • Confirm Your Details

    Secure your ceremony site, date and time.

    Confirm a reception venue, food and décor with the resort's on-site wedding coordinator.

    Personalize your experience (and save money!) by pre-planning fun group excursions and private transportation.

  • Get Your Guests Ready

    Customize your free, personal wedding website and invite them to it.

    Send them your free e-save-the-dates with personal touches right from your website.

    Introduce them to your Specialist for a stress-free, convenient booking process.

  • Happily Ever After!

    Our wedding was literally a dream. I truly can't imagine having a better planning experience.

    Our special day couldn't have gone more smoothly thanks to our Specialist. She also helped us secure great group rates and upgrades.

    All of our guests said it was the best wedding they've ever been to. We all had the time of our lives!

Let us help plan your perfect romantic celebration.

Start Planning

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Even more reasons to love SMLW India

No matter what size or theme for your big day, we've got you covered.

  • offer Exclusive offers We offer exclusive promotions and savings you can't find anywhere else in the world.
  • service Free planning service We pair you with an expert Certified Destination Wedding Specialist, and our service is 100% complimentary.
  • peace Peace of mind We've received numerous industry awards and high customer service rankings from our happy couples.

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