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Take a tour of the most breathtaking outdoor wedding venues in the Nordics

By Ása Steinars

Photo: Christin Eide Photography

The conventional choice is for everyone else – it’s your big moment after all and you want your special day (and venue) to be unforgettable. Here's the best alternative outdoor spots for alfresco nuptials

Getting married out in the open air can be an unforgettable moment for both the happy couple and guests. The Nordic countries have a lot of variety when it comes to an adventurous elopement, after all.


However, when it comes to hosting a wedding outdoors there are a few things you need to consider, such as mist, insects, slippery rocks and soil, colder temperatures and changing weather, which can all threaten your happy day. Like most things in life, it's best to be prepared for anything to happen, like blustery wind in your hair, rain on your wedding dress (or makeup) or perhaps even holding umbrellas during the ceremony. However, if you’re up for the challenge you might just get the dreamiest special day, filled with forever photos and memories to last a lifetime.

So, what's your dream nature wedding, a secluded waterfall in Iceland, on top of a mountain in Norway or even a botanical garden in Sweden? Take our tour to find out...