Most wedding magazines showcase photographs of absolutely stunning barefoot brides floating around on bright white sandy beaches in some romantic tropical location. Most brides sigh a sigh of quiet resignation when they see these images, imagining this only as a distant dream. However, the island of Bali is turning thousands of bride-to-be’s distant dreams into close reality with locations like The Virgin Beach.
Yes it is real, This Virgin Beach is located in the beautiful area of Karangasem in East Bali. Away from the busy tourist towns of Kuta and Seminyak, this beach offers jaw dropping views of the crystal clear ocean, surrounding cliffs and the majestic Mount Agung.It takes about 2 hours to drive up from the south of Bali and the journey is magnificent, showcasing some of Bali’s best bits to get you into a romantic mood. There are some magical spots to take a break from the journey and enjoy a stunning photoshoot.
At the top of the cliff is Bukit Asah, a grassy hilltop with stunning views where you can take beautiful sunset photos against an unbelievable backdrop of cliffs and the Indian ocean. This venue is perfect for a combination of pre-wedding photoshoot and a blissful wedding ceremony. You can also indulge in some sparkling wine and soak up the blissful atmosphere with your beloved.
When you arrive at the beach to see your beautifully decorated wedding altar, feel the fresh ocean breeze and the powdery sand between your toes, you will melt into a fuzz of romantic bliss. Holding hands and walking towards the altar with your loved one, you will have to pinch yourself and say ‘this is really me!’. Your wedding dreams really can come true with a flawless ceremony at The Virgin Beach.