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The Out Islands
Bahamas Destination Weddings

Getting Married in The Out Islands

Offering a dream-like setting for your destination wedding, The Out Islands of the Bahamas offer romance, adventure, and breathtaking scenery all combined into one.  Spend time mingling with the friendly locals after you unwind on one of untouched pink sandy beaches or discover the hidden coves, blue holes and lush tropical landscapes. Savor the delicious cuisine around the island with your loved one before the big day, and taste delicious tropical fruit and freshly caught seafood. The allure of a destination wedding in the Out Islands lies in its idyllic charm, makes it an enticing choice for those seeking an intimate and picturesque celebration.

Top Highlights

  • Pink Sand Beaches
  • Casinos
  • Shopping
  • Snorkeling
  • Nightlife
  • World-Class Cuisine
The Out Islands Marriage Requirements

Marriage Requirements

US and CA citizens are required to have specific documents before they can tie the knot in The Out Islands. Documents include a valid passport, original copies of birth certificates, and sworn declaration declaring single status. Couples must be present at the time of application and obtain a marriage license from the Registrar General's office and there is a mandatory one-day residency requirement before the wedding can take place.

The Out Islands wedding packages

Wedding Packages in The Out Islands

Wedding packages in the Out Islands are unique and include a range of services such as a wedding coordinator, ceremony setup, floral arrangements, photography, and a small reception. Each package can be tailored to suit the couple's preferences and ensure a stress-free celebration.

Travel Tips

The Out Islands Travel Tips

Travel Documents

US and CA citizens traveling to the Out Islands need a valid passport as the primary travel document. It is essential that the passport has validation for at least six months beyond the departure date from the Bahamas. If you are a citizen of the US, visit travel.state.gov for more information on important travel documents needed. For Canadian travelers, visit travel.gc.ca for relevant travel information.

Language

The official language of the Bahamas is English, making it easy for US citizens to communicate with locals when getting married in the Out Islands. 

Currency & Tipping

The official currency of the Out Islands is the Bahamian Dollar (BSD). However, the US Dollar is widely accepted, especially in tourist areas. Tipping is customary, and a gratuity of around 15-20% is generally expected at all-inclusive resorts and in tourist hotspots.

Things To Do In The Out Islands

The Out Islands Activities

Attractions & Activities

  • Snorkeling
  • Boating
  • Inagua National Park
  • Food Tours
  • Diving
  • Cat Island
  • Long Island's Columbus Monument

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Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

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CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

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CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

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CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

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The Out Islands Wedding Planning FAQs

How much does a destination wedding cost in the Out Islands?
Depending on several factors, the cost for a destination wedding in the Out Islands can vary. Some of those factors include, resort preference, specific season, guest list, wedding package preference and more. Costs can usually go from $5,000 to $20,000.
When is the best time of year to get married in the Out Islands?
The most ideal time to tie the knot would be the dry season, from December to April, when the weather is pleasant and rainfall is minimal.
What does a wedding package in the Out Islands come with?
A wedding package in The Out Islands typically includes an on-site wedding coordinator, ceremony setup, floral arrangements, photography, and some form of reception, and either a small gathering or dinner for you and your guests.
How do I plan a wedding in the Out Islands?
To plan a wedding in The Out Islands, we recommend starting with choosing your preferred wedding date, reaching out to guests, imaging your overall wedding vision, and having a budget in place. Speak to one of our Certified Destination Wedding Specialists to help you get started planning your dream wedding!

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