Orthodox Religious Wedding
BASIC PACKAGE “ORTHODOX WEDDING IN CRETE”
♥ Detailed consultation with the wedding planner
♥ Selection of the church/wedding venue
♥ Supervising all the preparation stages of the wedding ceremony
♥ Selection of the optimal contractors
♥ Wedding budget optimization
♥ Personal meeting with the couple prior to the wedding
♥ Obtaining permission for the ceremony
♥ Booking the date of the ceremony
♥ A consultation regarding the necessary documents
♥ Documents’ translation into Greek language
♥ Preparation and submitting of the documents to the church
♥ Required church fees and taxes
♥ Venue decoration - table's decoration, box/pillow for the rings, wedding candles
♥ Necessary attributes for a religious wedding: wine and honey with nuts, "stefana" - wedding wreaths, which are a symbol of love and fidelity (the newlyweds keep them after)
♥ Wedding coordinator
♥ Bride’s bouquet (roses, seasonal flowers, greens)
♥ Groom’s boutonnière in the same style with the bride’s bouquet
♥ Traditional Greek wedding desserts
♥ Religious wedding certificate in Greek language
Documents required for an Orthodox wedding in Crete
- Passport-copy of the page with the photo
- ID-copy of the ID
- Certificate of celibacy, issued by Church (valid abroad)
- Confirmation of Baptism, issued by Orthodox Church (valid abroad)
- Baptism certificate
- Extract from the House Register, certified by Apostille stamp
- Certificate of Marriage, certified by Apostille stamp
All the above documents shall be submitted both by the groom and the bride.
In every specific case, extra documents might be required. In this regard, after you book the date-you have to send the documents by mail no later than 25 days before the ceremony.
Besides, some documents issued on Crete are necessary. We take charge to get them ready.
The bride and the groom must bring to Greece all the original documents certified with Apostille stamp.
An organisation of Catholic religious wedding and Hindu wedding in Crete is also possible. In order to receive detailed information, kindly leave the request for a consultation and we will get in touch with you shortly.