20 of the most romantic vow renewal spots around the world

Romantic Vow Renewal Spots

Vow renewals are becoming increasingly popular. They can be small and intimate or grand and luxurious. You can invite as many people as you would like, or you can celebrate just the two of you. Whether you’re celebrating one year or fifty, these celebrations are about your love for each other. You will say the vows you said on your wedding day (or more personal ones if you choose) and confirm your commitment to each other. While these celebrations are usually less nerve wracking then a typical wedding, they are still exciting and take a lot of planning. Here we have some inspiration for you if you are having trouble deciding on a venue location.

1. Original Ceremony Site

Your wedding day is known to be the happiest day of your life. For this reason many couples try and recreate the same day they had. This means they decide to have their vow renewal at the same location where they originally said their vows.

2. At home

When you originally got married you may have only been able to invite a small number of people. You’d like to invite more people to your vow renewal especially those who couldn’t be there on your wedding day. Having your celebration at home is an excellent way to save a little money so more people can celebrate with you.

3. Santorini, Greece

One of the most romantic places in all of Greece, this location will allow you to look out over the bluest of waters as you say “I Do” again. Visiting the local wineries and seeing the beautiful white and blue buildings are just a couple things you can do in the days after your wedding.

4. Aspen, Colorado

Are you looking to have a winter wonderland ceremony? The mountains in Aspen, Colorado might be the perfect location for you.

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5. India

Northern India is home to the Himalayan Mountains. With a backdrop of mountains in a small village, this location can hold your small vow renewal ceremony. 

6. Kyoto, Japan

When you think of the traditional Japanese cherry blossoms you are probably thinking of Kyoto, Japan. Known for it’s temples and gardens this location would be great location for your vow renewal.

7. Bora Bora

Home to the famous overwater bungalows, Bora Bora is the perfect location for a very small and intimate ceremony. Snorkeling is one of a kind here due to the untouched barrier reefs.

8. Sintra, Portugal

Sintra is known for its many castles, including the 19th century Palacio Nacional de Pena. Take your time exploring this village and it’s rich heritage.

9. Aix-en-Provence, France

The lavender fields in Aix-en-Provence would be a great spot for your ceremony. The southern French city is also home to an 18th century chateau where you can enjoy a nice glass of wine.

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10. Kauai, Hawaii

The beaches of Kauai,Hawaii are used for weddings quite frequently and there’s no secret why. With the amazing ocean views, warm weather year round and less crowds than the big island, Kauai is the prefect vow renewal location.

11. Belize

If you wanted a beach destination wedding but couldn’t make it happen then this may be the location for you. Situated right on the ocean you can go snorkeling, diving, visit the Cayo District or Mayan sites. Or you can spend the whole time relaxing on the beach; drink in hand with a little umbrella.

12. Paris, France

Small cafes, the Eiffel Tower, the Paris Opera House, and the Tuileries Gardens are just a few of the amazing places you can look out over as you say your vow renewals. This may be the most romantic location on the list, after-all Paris is known as the city of love.

13. Quebec, Canada

If you live in Canada or you’re not able to get to Paris, France then Quebec is your next best location. Quebec is home to French heritage and as such offers 17th century architecture and French foods.

14. Napa Valley, California

With about 400 wineries in Napa Valley, this may be the perfect location if you are wine connoisseurs. You may want to consider having a wine ceremony as part of your vow renewal if you choose Napa Valley as your location. Can you imagine having a sunset ceremony looking out over the rolling hills? Gorgeous.

15. Morocco

If you are looking for a completely different location Morocco may be for you. Here you will find a rich culture including bright and colorful buildings and exceptional food choices.

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16. Vermont

Vermont is a unique location due to its rich landscapes and New England style buildings. Whether you decide to have your ceremony in the countryside or in the mountains you will have breathtaking pictures and memories to last a lifetime.

17. Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town’s vivid coastlines and cityscapes will be the perfect backdrop for your ceremony pictures. South Africa also offers everything you need for a romantic getaway including wineries and beaches. If you’re feeling more adventurous you can look at taking part in a safari.

18. Cotswolds, England

If you’re looking for a charming English countryside, Cotswolds is your place. It’s known for it’s medieval villages and rolling landscapes. It’s a perfect place to have a quiet ceremony with your closest family and friends.

19. Iceland

Another unique vow renewal destination is the mountains of Iceland. You may want to consider setting your vow renewal during the northern lights for a truly magnificent view.

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20. Indonesia

Having your ceremony in the jungles of Bali will offer a picturesque landscape unlike any other.  

Jennifer Claire is the Founder of The Celebrant Directory and lives and breathes all things ceremony! After officiating big days for 10 years, she now focuses on giving you the tips you need to create your perfect celebration.

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