Lapland Wedding: Kavoos + Diana (Part 1)

Kavoos and Diana, had the burning desire to hold an adventurous elopement in Lapland!  Which is quite brave considering they are California natives and during winter northern Finland is well below freezing.  But sometimes a location and the opportunity to see Northern Lights is all it takes to muster up courage to have an epically snowy incredible experience!

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During the months of December and January, Lapland is in full swing of “polar nights,” which means the sun doesn’t actually rise and the “blue light” daylight hours are between 1-2 hours a day.  Our adventure wedding planning team, crafted an epic adventure wedding day at the Kakslauttanen Igloo Resort (the famed igloo hotel).

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But!  Since there adventurous elopement in Lapland was so BEAUTIFUL… we need break it into 2 blog posts!  So today we will share with you their stunning ceremony and first half of their adventure wedding.  Then stay tuned next week for the second and most adventurous half (hello dog sledding, styled reception for two, and reindeer Northern Lights hunting!).

With a smile, Ann Peters + Team (Lapland Wedding Planner + Photographer)

Kakslauttanen Igloo Resort offers a uniquely beautiful experience in the Kelo-Glass Igloo Cabins!  Imagine waking up in one of these for our adventurous wedding in Finland!  Kavoos and Diana did during their elopement adventure in Lapland and savored every second of it!

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The Polar Nights in Lapland are an amazing sight!  although the sun doesn’t not rise, if it’s clear, you get a “mock”sunrise like this during the beginning of January!  So dream for your Finnish elopement!

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These two would make any Finland wedding photographer swoon!  So in love!

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Just because you decide to elopement, does not mean you should skimp on the details!  How stunning is this Lapland wedding ceremony setup?!

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Ohhhh these petals!!!  My favorite shade of PINK!  Thanks Flyboy Naturals!

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A glas teepee makes such a beautiful Lapland wedding ceremony location!

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Northern Lights wedding photos can always be possible during a Lapland winter wedding!

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The Lapland wedding image below might go down as one of my top FAVORITE images, ever!  So much snowy goodness and beauty!

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Greenland Wedding Photographer (Greenland Elopement)

Greenland… one of my personal Nordic destination wedding loves!

This fabulous icy country doesn’t get enough love and attention from the destination wedding industry and frankly it should for many reasons!

 

Planning a Greenland Wedding, is for couples who are truly fearless explorers at heart, cold weather lovers, and have an unquenchable curiosity!  Is this you?  If so, you can look forward to having a destination wedding or romantic elopement in one of the most mysterious places in the world (it’s been said to be in the top 10)!

 

​Having a Wedding in Greenland means you are snuggled within the Arctic Circle and between several bodies of water such as Baffin Bay, Labrador Sea, Greenland Sea, and the Davis Strait… Who can say that they were married between all that?  Very few people in the world, I assure you!

 

Plus what adventurous wedding couple wouldn’t want to arrive to their Greenland wedding ceremony by dogsled?  Then partake in Greenland wedding adventures (or honeymoon) such as mountaineering, heliskiing, iceberg hunting, scuba diving, whale watching, and even flight seeing over the vast tundras!

 

The list is seriously endless!  I can just see your Greenland wedding invitation now… “Save-the-Date: We’re getting married in the Arctic Circle!”  Heck yes!  Let’s make it happen people… contact us!

 

With a smile, Ann Peters (Greenland Wedding Planner and Adventure Wedding Photographer)

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