The Best Places to Elope Around the World

Looking for the perfect destination to exchange your vows in an intimate ceremony? Check out this list of the best places to elope!

Top Places to Elope in the USA


Niagara Falls, New York

With its roaring waters and gorgeous scenery, Niagara Falls is a unique and romantic setting for your ceremony.


Yosemite National Park

The park is home to breathtaking locations like Tunnel View or Glacier Point. 


Empire State Building, NYC

Not only will you get a bird’s eye view of New York City’s skyline, but you’ll feel absolutely on top of the world after you say your “I do’s!”


Central Park, NYC

An iconic NYC location, Central Park offers endless possibilities for couples to consider, from beautiful gazebos and stunning bridges to lush gardens and forest backdrops.


San Francisco City Hall

Spanning two city blocks, it is a landmark of architectural beauty. The inside and outside of this historic building are equally impressive and make for iconic photos.


Joshua Tree, California

For an otherworldly experience, get married in Joshua Tree National Park. With its surreal landscape of giant rocks and strange plants, it’s like nowhere else on Earth.


Big Sur, California

With its towering cliffs, wild coastline, and redwood forests, it’s one of the most beautiful places in the world. And there are plenty of hidden locations for an intimate ceremony.


The Redwoods, California

The giant redwoods are some of the oldest living things on Earth and provide a breathtaking backdrop for your elopement. There are plenty of spots to choose from, but we recommend Muir Woods for its incredible beauty.


Outer Banks, South Carolina

With its sandy beaches, dunes, and lighthouses, it’s a sweet romantic destination for an elopement with a view of the ocean.


Maui, Hawaii

Its dazzling beaches, lush tropical forests, and spectacular waterfalls make it an enchanting place to exchange your vows.

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