Mexico Destination Weddings

Start your forever in Mexico!

Start your forever in Mexico, a timeless vacation destination boasting an array of top-rated resorts for weddings. From glamorous resorts in Cancun to white-sand beaches in Riviera Maya and legendary landscapes in Los Cabos, couples have plenty of options to choose from for dream Mexico weddings. Experience all that Mexico has to offer with fascinating excursions to ancient Mayan ruins, world-class snorkelling sites or delectable culinary experiences for an unforgettable wedding week in paradise.

Travel Tips
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: MXN (Mexican Peso); USD are widely accepted.
  • Voltage: 110V. Canadian devices use 120 V and will work with 110 V. Many resorts have 120 V plugs. For older devices, items using motors or heating (heated beauty tools, electric toothbrushes) and three-prong plugs we recommend bringing an adaptor with voltage conversion.
  • Time Zone: Central Zone – Central Standard, Quintana Roo – Eastern Standard, Pacific Zone – Mountain Standard Time, Northwest Zone – Pacific Standard Time
  • Tipping: It is customary to tip all hotel staff that may assist you (waiters, cleaning staff, baggage carriers, transfer drivers, etc.); taxi drivers with no meter typically do not require tips.
  • Health: Most resorts have hotel doctors that can treat minor issues. Tourists can also visit local pharmacies that will accept USD and have a range of prescription and non-prescription drugs.
Legal Requirements

Checklist Overview:

  • Valid passports and/or tourist cards
  • Blood test (done on-site at the hotel)
  • Four witnesses
  • Parties under the age of 18 need parental consent including the names, addresses, ages, nationalities and tourist card numbers for four witnesses
  • Second weddings must provide proof of divorce or death of previous spouse (must be certified copies)
  • Application: Must be completed in person
  • Notice Period: None
  • Residency Period: None
  • Waiting Period: The couple should plan to be in Mexico four days prior to the wedding to ensure enough time for documents to be translated in Spanish.
  • Fees: Marriage license: $230 USD
Top Three Excursions

Looking to take an excursion during your destination wedding week? Check out our top three excursions in Mexico:

Isla Mujeres Regular:

Admire panoramic ocean views on a catamaran cruise to the picturesque Isla Mujeres. Sip refreshing drinks from the open bar on board a luxury catamaran before stopping at the marine park to snorkel at a spectacular coral reef along with colourful marine life. When it’s time to dry off, enjoy a delicious lunch on board before docking at Isla Mujeres where you can relax on beautiful beaches, shop and explore this island oasis.

Coco Bongo:

Planning on celebrating your bachelor/bachelorette party during your destination week? Enjoy a night out watching world-class entertainment at Coco Bongo. Known for unique and unrivalled nightly shows and performances, this famous night club is the ideal place to party in paradise!

Combo ATV and Horseback Riding:

Enjoy the best of both worlds with an adrenaline-filled ATV adventure followed by a relaxing horseback ride on the beach! Take in Los Cabos’ magnificent scenery as you drive through the area’s desert landscapes featuring sand dunes, winding paths and hills on this off-road adventure! Afterwards, wind down and saddle up on a majestic horse and trot along a beautiful golden-sand beach.

More Wedding & Honeymoon Destinations

In addition to Mexico, there are a number of other breathtaking destinations throughout the Caribbean and Central America perfect for your dream wedding including:

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