IDEAL TIME TO GET MARRIED IN CRETE

DATE: 30.07.16

The beautiful island of Crete is well known for its mild climate with over 300 days of sunshine per year! We believe that the best time to get married is when you both feel that it’s right!

A short summary of the climate for your wedding in Crete

The summer season begins in mid April and ends in October allowing plenty of time for beach weddings in Crete. July and August boast high Mediterranean temperatures and are considered peak season. Beach ceremonies are typically held after 17:30 to avoid the hot sand and strong afternoon sun. This is also much appreciated by the wedding guests who are often not used to the high temperatures in Crete.

May, June and September are most requested months for weddings in Crete

The most popular months for a wedding in Crete are May, June and September. 

April and October are good for a deal

If you are looking to get a good deal on flights and accommodation April and October are ideal for your wedding in Crete.  Typically these months are quieter but still offer the beauty and idyllic charm of Crete.  

Winter weddings in Crete

Many couples want something different for their dream wedding. Why not a beautiful winter ceremony in Crete? Due to its mild island climate the weather is still pleasant until Christmas with sunshine and mild temperatures. The Lefka Ori mountains are truly magnificent in winter when the peaks are covered in snow, and they provide a stunning backdrop to your wedding day photos.