A question that many couples ask themselves when they start thinking about planning their wedding is: What is the average cost of a wedding?
We know that on this special day you want everything to be perfect, and it is valid to expect the best, because you deserve that and much more. Read on and find out the average cost of a wedding in 2023.
What is the average cost of a wedding?
Before you begin, always remember to have a rough wedding budget of what you are going to spend. In a past blog we shared some tips for planning your budget.
During the first half of 2022, the average cost of destination weddings organized by YucatanLove was $52,200 USD.
Mexico destination wedding cost includes banquet, beverages, cake, photography, video, flowers, lighting, music, transportation, wedding planning services… and more! The number of guests ranges from 50 to 200 people and there are Haciendas that vary in cost as they can have several events on the same day.
Average cost of a destination wedding: $35,000 to $45,000 dollars
A wedding at Hacienda Tamchen with 50 guests, including banquet, tents, a delicious cake, flowers, professional photographer, transportation (remember that many Haciendas are outside of Mérida), music, drinks and a few extras, costs over $35,000 USD.
Remember that when planning your wedding budget, you must consider your wants and needs, but also the needs of your guests.
Cost of a destination wedding: between $45,000 to $55,000 dollars
Hacienda Sac Chich is one of the most popular venues among couples looking for Yucatán as their Mexico wedding venue. Consider varying prices based on areas and concurrent events at the Hacienda for your big day planning.
Average costs of weddings: between $55,000 and $65,000 dollars
A wedding at Hacienda San Pedro Ochil, hosting 60 guests, including fireworks, pre-wedding photo session, reception, a delightful banquet, cocktails, and guest amenities, costs over $55,000 USD for a spectacular day.
Each couple is unique and wants different details that represent their personalities. Striking a balance between quality and price is ideal. Every detail matters; we aim for your wedding day to be a perfect, unforgettable event for you and your partner.
In the end, the price of getting married is set by you with the decisions you make. But of course, everything is easier if you have a great ally by your side, the best wedding planner.
Do you want to know more about TIPS for your wedding in Yucatan?
We are YUCATANLOVE, Wedding Planners in Mérida, ask us.