Good news: Whether you are considering having a wedding in Mexico or the Caribbean, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to find that resorts in these areas have wedding package options specifically tailored to South Asian weddings. That’s because over the past few years, there has been a boom in South Asian weddings and the resorts there have places an emphasis on ensuring they offer everything you’d need to have an authentic experience. What kind of touches can you expect? Read on to learn more!
One of the benefits of having a destination wedding in Mexico or the Caribbean is that many all-inclusive resorts offer perks that can help you save more money than you’d think. Depending on the resort you choose, you could enjoy one or more of the following as part of your package:
- Free honeymoon
- Free room upgrades
- Free additional room nights (depending on number of guests booked)
- Free bouquet and boutonniere
- Free wine toasts
- Free welcome dinner
- Free farewell brunch
- Unlimited resort credits for guests to use at spas, golf courses, for water sports and more
- Free wedding cake
- Free nights for your anniversary stay
- And much more!
Many resorts also offer South Asian touches that make the ceremony especially authentic. Depending on the resort you choose, you could find:
- Free meals prepared by South Asian chefs
- Access to Dhol drummers for the baraat
- Décor and mandap for your ceremony
- Access to Mehndi artists
- Bridal mehndi
- Sangeet setup
- Open bar and appetizers at mehndi
- Linens and decorations that echo South Asian culture
- Access to larger event rooms to accompany guests up to 300 people
- Ghodi for the groom’s entry
- And much more!
Each resort has its own benefits and perks that help make the entire destination wedding experience not only affordable but also one that honors South Asian customs and tradition in a very authentic way. There are so many to choose from and not every resort offers the same type of package. That’s why it is especially important to work with a travel consultant who knows all of the packages at the resorts and can help determine the one that is right for you.
Make sure to discuss your budget and your vision so your travel consultant can find packages that will be affordable for you without making you feel like you have to sacrifice on style your vision. Also, some resorts especially excel at certain perks such as authentic South Asian food and others are connected to vendors that are especially skilled at South Asian weddings.
Ready to plan out your wedding in Mexico or the Caribbean? We’ll help you find the right resort for you and bring together all the travel details for you and your guests. And we’ll even connect you with vendors that specialize in South Asian weddings so you can shorten your wedding to-do list.