They come in all shapes and sizes, and can be found in a variety of settings, such as next to the sea, tucked away on a hillside, on top of a mountain, or in a traditional village or town square.
These one-of-a-kind architectural structures, with elegant interiors, beautiful wall paintings, frescoes, and icons, can be centuries old, dating back to the Byzantine era in some cases.
Regardless of the church, chapel, cathedral, or monastery you choose to marry in, you will feel not only the transformative energy of these unique religious sites, but also the cultural tradition and rich Orthodox history of Crete.
Orthodox Church weddings in Crete are a beautiful, traditional way of exchanging vows, set in a picturesque white church perched on a hill, with a clear blue sky overhead and the deep blue sea below. Luxury Weddings has made this iconic image a reality for many couples who have chosen to have an Orthodox Church wedding in Crete.
Orthodox Church weddings are a lovely, meaningful way to tie the knot, with a ceremony that has remained largely unchanged over the years, seeing couples joining in holy matrimony in front of their families, loved ones, a priest, and Christ.