Beach Wedding in Turkey
Costs is always one of the most popular and hotly debated topics in our closed facebook group. With this in mind, we have created a section where couples planning their wedding abroad can see the real destination wedding cost breakdown from real couples.
E & J- Altinkum, Turkey
UK couple E & J used the Let’s Group Wedding in Turkey to arrange their family friendly beach wedding in the holiday resort town of Altinkum on Turkey’s Aegean Coast.
Based in the beautiful Aegean town of Didim, Let’s Group cater for weddings in both Altinkum and Akbuk and offer a full range of services from Full Legal Weddings, Vow Renewals, Non Legal Ceremony right through to the Reception with all services between.
Pearls of Wisdom: We would like to thank Kate and the Let’s Group Wedding team for making our day so perfect and as stress free as possible. You honestly did an awesome job and we genuinely can’t thank you enough.
Wedding Cost: £3,600 (GBP) + Home Party
Location: Altinkum, Turkey
Date: 31 May 2019
Number of Guests: 45 including 5 children
Ceremony Venue: Beach Wedding
Reception Venue: Vista Restaurant
Ceremony Type: Legal Civil Ceremony
Number of Days at Wedding Location Prior to Wedding: 8
Number of Days at Wedding Location: 14
Pre Wedding Activities: Boat trip jeep safari
Planning Method: Wedding Planner (Wedding Package)
Wedding Package: £3,600 (GBP)
Ceremony Venue & Reception Venue: Cost included in package
Wedding Paperwork & Legal Fees: Cost included in package
Catering: Cost included in package
Beverages: Cost included in package
Wedding Cake: Cost included in package
Photography: Cost included in package
Wedding Flowers (Bridal Party): Cost included in package
Wedding Flowers (Ceremony & Reception Venue): Cost included in package
Decor & Event Rentals: Cost included in package
Hair Stylist: Cost included in package
Make-up Artist: Cost included in package
Transportation (Wedding Couple): Cost included in package
Transportation (Wedding Guests): Cost included in package
Wedding Planning Fee: Cost included in package
Transport & Accommodation
Flights / Ferry: £167
Did you manage to stick to your budget? Yes
Did you spend more or less than you thought? More
Would you recommend your method of planning? Yes
What were you not willing to compromise on? Having a Beach Wedding
Honeymoon & Home Party
Did you have a Home Party: Yes
Cost of Home Party: £400
Understanding wedding abroad costs in more detail
Get a better insight into what it costs to get married abroad and how to breakdown your budget.
Watch the conversation I had with Destination Wedding Planner Nadia Wood from Amulet Events. We look at how as a wedding planner how she approaches the question “what does it cost to get married abroad”, the elements of a wedding abroad that will typically be your biggest spend and the best ways to maximise your budget.
Find out More
If you would like to learn more about on having a wedding in Altinkum or Akbuk, Turkey, please use the form below to contact Lets Group Weddings who will be more than happy to answer your questions.