Capital: Sri Jayawardenapura-Kotte
Languages: Sinhala, Tamil
Flight time: 11 hours from London
If you plan on getting married somewhere unique, then why not consider exploring what Sri Lanka has to offer you. Surrounded by the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka lies with in the vicinity of both India and The Maldives. With a tropical and warm climate, Sri Lanka could be the perfect destination if you are planning on getting married abroad. Rich in culture and famous for the production of tea, coffee and coconuts, Sri Lanka is not only an interesting location to get married, but you could also come away from your wedding abroad with some pretty impressive wedding photography. By planning in advance you should be able to have your wedding in Sri Lanka go according to plan, with the entire country to explore during your honeymoon after you’ve said your vows.
Some countries may require non-nationals, before they can get married in their jurisdiction, to produce a certificate from their country of origin that they are free to marry. These are usually known as Certificats de Coutume. For more information visit http://www.dfa.ie/home/index.aspx?id=274