Are you and your partner looking for unique elopement ideas that will turn your special day into an unforgettable adventure?

Look no further! We’ve compiled a list of 50 of the most unique elopement ideas to help you plan a day that you’ll cherish for a lifetime. Your elopement should be an experience like no other, and these extraordinary suggestions will inspire you to create memories that will last a lifetime.

  1. Helicopter to the Top of a Mountain Peak. Begin your journey with a breathtaking helicopter ride to the summit of a mountain, where you can exchange your vows with the world at your feet.
  2. Plan a Multi-day Backpacking Trip with Friends. Invite your closest friends to join you on a multi-day backpacking excursion, celebrating your love amidst the beauty of nature.
  3. Take a Floatplane to a Remote Lake. Escape to a secluded lake by floatplane, where the serene waters will provide the perfect backdrop for your intimate ceremony.
  4. Embark on an Epic Road Trip. Hit the open road together and elope in a new location every day, discovering new wonders along the way.
  5. Rent a Fire Lookout Tower in the Pacific Northwest. Experience the solitude and charm of a fire lookout tower in the Pacific Northwest, where panoramic views await you.
  6. Go Rock Climbing. For the adventurous couple, consider saying “I do” on a rugged cliff face with the thrill of rock climbing.
  7. Take a Desert Jeep Tour in the Southwest. Explore the captivating landscapes of the American Southwest with a thrilling desert jeep tour as your elopement adventure.
  8. Take a Boat Ride through the Amazon: Exchange vows surrounded by the lush rainforest while cruising down the Amazon River.
  9. Go White Water Rafting. Dive into the excitement of white water rafting and pledge your love in the heart of nature’s exhilarating currents.

    A couple reads their wedding vows at their Alaska elopement.
  10. Explore Glaciers in Alaska. Head to Alaska and venture onto its majestic glaciers for a stunning and icy backdrop to your elopement.
  11. Take the Train Tour of Alaska. Embark on a romantic train journey through the scenic beauty of Alaska, and declare your love amidst the wilderness.
  12. Hike through Torres del Paine National Park in Patagonia. Trek through the stunning landscapes of Patagonia and say your vows in one of nature’s masterpieces.
  13. See the Northern Lights in Norway. Let the ethereal glow of the Northern Lights illuminate your elopement ceremony in Norway.
  14. Zipline in Costa Rica. For a dash of adrenaline, zip through the lush Costa Rican rainforests and exchange vows amidst the treetops.
  15. Scuba Dive in Hawaii: Dive into the deep blue waters of Hawaii for an underwater elopement like no other.
  16. Go on a Private Rafting Tour of the Grand Canyon. The Grand Canyon offers a grand backdrop for your elopement, especially from the vantage point of a private raft.
  17. Rent a Cozy Cabin in the Italian Dolomites. Find romance in the cozy cabins of the Italian Dolomites, surrounded by dramatic alpine beauty.
  18. Explore the Slot Canyons of the Southwest. Wander through the intricate slot canyons of the American Southwest, where light and shadows create a magical ambiance.
  19. Do a Waterfall Tour. Chase waterfalls and exchange vows at some of the world’s most breathtaking cascades in the Pacific Northwest, Iceland, or Greenland.

    a turqupoise blue waterfall outside of bend oregon surrounded by evergreens
  20. Visit the Fjords of Norway: Norway’s dramatic fjords set a stunning stage for a unique elopement ceremony.
  21. Ride Camels in Morocco. Embark on a romantic camel ride through the Sahara Desert and have a Moroccan adventure you’ll never forget.
  22. Road Trip the California Coast Highway 1: Cruise along California’s Highway 1, stopping at picturesque spots for your elopement ceremony.
  23. Tour the Galapagos: Exchange vows amidst the unique wildlife and stunning landscapes of the Galapagos Islands.
  24. Explore the Greek Islands by Private Yacht. Sail the turquoise waters of the Greek Islands on a private yacht and choose your dream island for your ceremony.
  25. Getting Married on a Swiss Mountain Top. Ascend to a Swiss mountain peak and tie the knot with the Alps as your backdrop.
  26. Hike the Tour De Mont Blanc through Switzerland, Italy + France. Embark on an epic hike through multiple countries, ending with an elopement in the heart of the Alps.
  27. Rent a Lake House on Lake Tahoe. Enjoy the tranquility of Lake Tahoe in a charming lake house and say your vows on the water’s edge.
  28. Explore the Lofoten Islands of Norway. Discover the rugged beauty of Norway’s Lofoten Islands and declare your love amidst breathtaking scenery.
  29. Visit Yosemite National Park: Say “I do” surrounded by the iconic granite cliffs and waterfalls of Yosemite National Park.
  30. Rent a Remote Mountain Hut in New Zealand. Find seclusion in a remote mountain hut in New Zealand, where you can have an intimate elopement in the wilderness.
  31. Go Deep Sea Fishing in Alaska. Combine your love for fishing and each other with a deep-sea fishing elopement in Alaska.

    A couple smiles for a photo in their helicopter during their Alaska elopement
  32. Take a Helicopter Tour of New Zealand. Soar above New Zealand’s diverse landscapes in a helicopter and land at a picturesque spot for your ceremony.
  33. Spend a Week Driving Iceland’s Ring Road. Explore the enchanting landscapes of Iceland by road, stopping at awe-inspiring locations for your elopement.
  34. Hike the Stairway to Heaven in Hawaii. Challenge yourselves with a hike up the famous “Stairway to Heaven” in Hawaii, leading to a heavenly elopement spot.
  35. Explore the Beautiful Oregon Coast: Exchange vows with the Pacific Ocean as your witness on the stunning Oregon Coast.
  36. Hike the North Cascades of Washington. Discover the rugged beauty of the North Cascades in Washington State, and have a mountaintop elopement.
  37. Snowmobile in Montana or Wyoming. For a winter wonderland elopement, hop on snowmobiles and explore the snowy landscapes of Montana or Wyoming.
  38. Visit the Pyramids in Egypt: Make history part of your love story by eloping near the iconic pyramids of Egypt.
  39. See Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe by Helicopter. Take to the skies and witness the majesty of Victoria Falls from a helicopter before your ceremony.
  40. Climb the World’s Highest Dunes at Sossusvlei in Namibia. Ascend to the top of the world’s tallest sand dunes in Namibia for a truly unique elopement.
  41. Spend a Week in Kruger National Park, South Africa on a Safari. Experience the wild beauty of Africa with a safari elopement in Kruger National Park.
  42. Trek the Royal Incan Trail to Machu Picchu. Follow the ancient footsteps of the Incas on the Royal Inca Trail, culminating in an elopement at the awe-inspiring Machu Picchu.
  43. Take an Antarctic Cruise. Sail to the end of the Earth and say your vows amidst the stunning landscapes of Antarctica.
  44. Stay in an Igloo Hotel in Sweden or Finland. Embrace the cold and cozy up in an igloo hotel in the Arctic for a unique and chilly elopement.
  45. Take a Multi-day Horse Trek through Spain, France, or Patagonia. Embark on a romantic horse trek through picturesque landscapes and elope along the way.

    Mt Shasta California Mountain Elopement
  46. Go on an Outback Adventure in Australia: Explore the vast Australian Outback and have a rustic and adventurous elopement.
  47. Take a Dog Sled Tour of Scandinavia. Experience the magic of a dog sled tour in Scandinavia and elope in the heart of winter wonderland.
  48. Tour the Greek Islands. Hop from one Greek island to another, finding the perfect spot for your elopement in this idyllic paradise.
  49. Swim with Whales in Baja California. Dive into the depths of the ocean and exchange vows while swimming alongside magnificent whales.
  50. Explore the Highlands of Scotland: Celebrate your love in the rolling hills and rugged beauty of the Scottish Highlands.

So, you’ve chosen a once-in-a-lifetime unique elopement adventure from our list. What’s next? Let’s turn your dream into a reality! We’re here to help you plan, dream, and document your unique elopement idea. Get in touch with us today to start your journey towards an unforgettable elopement experience. Your love story deserves nothing less than an extraordinary adventure!

Can’t wait to see where you go and what you do on your wedding day.

With love,


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