Dreaming of a destination wedding? From clifftop villas to laid-back beach venues, there are some incredible places to say ‘I do’. Check out our round-up of 10 ultra-Instagrammable wedding venues that provide the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable ceremony.

Villa Balbiano, Lake Como, Italy
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10 of the World’s Most Instagrammable Wedding Venues

From trendy beachfront locations to exclusive island terraces and luxe private estates, a destination wedding is the perfect time to go all-out on your wedding venue.

We spoke to Charlotte Ingham, co-founder of luxury wedding venue platform Wedinspire, who reveals the 10 most of the world’s most Instagrammable places to say ‘I do’.

Villa Taj Marrakech, Morocco

Morocco is well know for its bohemian decor, fascinating patterns and dramatic prints, and this exceptional villa is the epitome of them all, situated in vibrant Marrakech.

The ultimate in boho chic, expect copious amounts of palm trees, a pool and Balinese daybeds, with a 19-bedroom villa that can host up to 250 guests among its stunning outdoor spaces.

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Cycladic Gem Luxury Villa, Ios, Greece

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A seductive sanctuary on the paradisiacal Greek island of Ios, this iconic seaside villa sits on an exquisite cove and features its very own private beach, lawn and picturesque gardens.

It all comes complete with an infinity pool and overflow spa jacuzzi, the perfect spot to relax after your enviable wedding ceremony overlooking the sun-kissed Mediterranean Sea.

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Pettolecchia La Residenza, Puglia, Italy

With tranquility at its heart, the private Italian estate of Pettolecchia La Residenza vaunts sophisticated exteriors among a picturesque countryside setting – perfect for an epic celebration with your closest friends and family.

There’s plenty of insta-worthy wedding backdrops just waiting to be captured, whether that’s on the panoramic rooftop, modern pool deck, sprawling lawns or ancient olive groves.

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Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay, Spain


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The finest in island escapism, Nobu offers five-star luxury on the Ibizan coast. Situated on the shores of Talamanca Bay, this contemporary resort provides the ultimate stage for an outdoor wedding ceremony.

Avant-garde poolside terraces, palm tree-lined beaches and unobstructed sea views provide unrivalled scenery, alongside tailored wellness experiences and ocean activities.

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Venetsanos Winery, Santorini, Greece


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The oldest vineyard on the island, Venetsanos Winery is an authentic wedding venue where the first-class food is the star of the show, alongside an esteemed wine list.

This ultra-unique venue boasts one of the finest unspoiled Santorini views from its sought-after Upper Terrace, where you can say ‘I do’ overlooking the island’s famed Caldera Bay.

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Hacienda Sac Chic, Mexico

A contemporary haven tucked away in the lush jungles of Mexico, Hacienda Sac Chic portrays a true celebration of Yucatan culture, combining 17th century heritage with modern architecture.

This former henequen plant factory provides an enviable wedding backdrop, with its luscious lawns and tropical flowers. Exchange vows under the palm trees and party on the freshwater pool terrace as your guests revel among this exclusive Mexican retreat.

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Villa Balbiano, Lake Como, Italy


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This exquisite Italian jewel is the largest private residence on Lake Como, with museum-esque artwork, classic Italian gardens and a beautifully-preserved, historic palazzo, making it one of the most outstanding wedding venues in the world.

This prestigious venue is perfect for couples who’d love a lavish and luxurious celebration and even includes its very own private pier – meaning you can start the celebrations with your own boat or seaplane ride.

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Kalua Mykonos, Greece


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This beach wedding venue is located in Mykonos’ protected bay of Paraga and has just been renovated to a stylishly high standard.

The trendy restaurant is all rattan furniture and neutral decor, alongside innovative cuisine and excellent wine for a party your guests will remember forever.

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Rocabella Santorini Hotel & SPA, Greece

Celebrations here are known as ‘weddings in the sky’ due to the dramatic setting above the island’s volcanoes. This classic Greek white-washed property features an elegant deck against the spectacular volcanic scenery alongside a luxe spa perfect for pre and post-wedding pampering.

Witness Santorini’s world-renowned sunset as you celebrate with your nearest and dearest – we can’t think of anything more romantic.

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Tirtha Uluwatu, Bali


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A tropical expanse set on the southern clifftops of Bali, Tirtha Uluwatu was designed specifically to host incredible weddings. With epic views across the Indian Ocean, the venue features an iconic glass structured chapel, making for a dramatic walk down the aisle.

The dining pavilion has two floors aptly named heaven and earth – both contemporary spaces perfect for intimate celebrations.

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