Lustrous natural beauty, beautiful skies and diverse topography makes The Land of Smiles a trove of perfect backdrops for a lavish wedding.
Great weather, unsurpassed value and delicious local cuisine make Thailand a practical and inspirational choice for a destination wedding. And no matter which hotel or resort you choose, the architecture in almost every one blends in harmoniously with the gorgeous landscapes.
All your memories from the wedding will be tinged with the bejeweled tones of the turquoise ocean, the emerald forests, the rose quartz sunrises, sapphire afternoons, ruby sunsets and golden sand.
Here are some of the most beautiful backdrops in Thailand. Get ready to be inspired.
1. Angsana Laguna Phuket
Set on the shores of Phuket’s Bang Tao Bay in the island’s northwest, Angsana Laguna Phuket is a gorgeous beachfront property. As the skies turned color over the course of their wedding, Zara and Dhruv made their promises to each other and their guests were witness not just to this beautiful union, but were as moved by the ephemeral sunlight glinting off the lagoons.
Photo Courtesy – Wizkim Wedding Design and Styling
2. Rayong Marriott Resort and Spa
What can be more romantic than a tranquil property surrounded by the ocean? This great resort set on the beautiful Eastern Thai coastline played host to Shelly and Dhritiman’s lavish wedding celebration and co-starred in their beautiful photographs.
Photo Courtesy – Doodle Studio
3. Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai, Thailand
It’s like a sexy, secret getaway – the deep forests of the northern thai countryside stand out in these photographs from Chandni and Jatin’s dream wedding at The Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai. The compound’s ornate, pagoda-like design, with towering gilt spires and elaborate, well-tended gardens, evokes the Thai villages of old and brings a luscious exoticism to the pictures.
Photo Courtesy – Hitched and Clicked
4. Westin Siray Bay Resort and Spa
Sitting plum on the exclusive east coast of Phuket, the views from The Westin Siray Bay Resort & Spa seem other-worldly – all shades of topaz, sapphire and turquoise, undulating clouds for soft texture. This rejuvenating tropical heaven that overlooks the magnificent Siray Bay was the location for Mugdha and Pranav’s nuptials. An ideal backdrop straight out of a tropical fairytale!
Photo Courtesy – Shades
5. Anantara Si Kao Resort
For something tropical with a modern, edgier twist, we love this beautiful backdrop of Anantara Si Kao Resort property that made Gary and Nishita’s nuptial look dreamy. If you’re tying the knot on the beach, highlight the beautiful turquoise waters and ancient rock formations standing sentinel behind you, this is the place you need.
Photo Courtesy – Uttam Videos
6. Sheraton Hua Hin Resort and Spa
Nestled in the Gulf of Siam, serenaded by the sounds of the murmuring sea, Sheraton Hua Hin Resort and Spa offered a stunning tropical setting for Sonal and Jitin’s dream wedding with beachscapes, seascapes and clean architectural lines.
Photo Courtesy – Shutterdown
7. Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort
It’s all in the architecture! Two gigantic cliffs connected by rope bridges, a cavern that reveals a jungle with a river and waterfalls, and a pathway leading down to the golden sands of Wong Amat Beach in North Pattaya made this property an exciting backdrop for Smridhi and Arnav’s wedding celebration.
Photo Courtesy – Cupcake Productions
8. Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket
This sanctuary of tranquility shaded by native casuarinas and coconut palms with the hills in the background made for a perfect backdrop for Sasikala and Britto’s lavish celebration. Nestled amidst acres of tropical gardens on the idyllic shores of the Andaman Sea, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket Hotel is located in the heart of Laguna Phuket.
Photo Courtesy – Serendipitous Smiles and Wedding Cinemas
9. Sofitel, Krabi
Pallavi and Prabhas celebrated their joyous union and tied the knot at Sofitel, Krabi against the backdrop of the serene beach. Set in a lush tropical garden and just a few steps from the beach, this property with its ochre highlights and local-inspire architecture provided the ideal backdrop.
Photo Courtesy – Reel and Frames
10. Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort
Poonam and Kiranjit exchanged vows with this stunning ocean-side backdrop giving us major beach wedding goals. Boasting of a beachfront location and a private beach, the Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort situated on a secluded cove on Phuket’s southwestern coast is perfect for a dream wedding.
Photo Courtesy – i2 Productions
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