Weddings are once-in-a-lifetime occasions, and everyone strives to make them as lovely as possible. However, if you live in Dubai, things become a little more tricky. This is due to the fact that getting married in Dubai is not a simple task. Aside from meeting all of the legal requirements and filing all of the proper paperwork, getting married in this part of the world is incredibly expensive.
This article will educate you everything you need to know about how to plan a cheap wedding in Dubai and Malta as an alternatives for GCC expats looking for a low-cost wedding.
WHAT DOES IT COST TO GET MARRIED IN DUBAI
You can get married for as little as AED 200,000, all inclusive depending on your budget and wishes. It can, however, cost you AED 1 million if you so desire to have a lavish one too. According to estimates, if you plan to invite roughly 100-150 people to your reception, you’ll require at least AED 300,000.
- A woman should budget at least AED 3000 onwards minimum for her bridal gown, which will be devoid of embroidery and frills which is the most budget friendly option available.
- AED 3,000 is a reasonable price for the jewelry for a simple western wedding however the South Asians diaspora do tend to spend a lot more.
- Makeup, hair, and shoes should cost between AED 5,000 and AED 10,000. These are some of the necessary expenses that you will be unable to avoid.
FINAL WORDS ON PLANNING A CHEAP WEDDING IN DUBAI VS MALTA
A wedding for two people will cost around AED 4000- AED 12000, a wedding for 20 people will cost around AED 21,000- AED 30,000 and a wedding for 80-100 people would cost over AED 65,000.
However, there is a silver lining: you can include your honeymoon in your wedding package. It is not only a more convenient and effective way to marry, but it also provides magical venues that are unavailable in Dubai.
If you live in the GCC countries and are contemplating on planning your wedding day in Dubai or Malta; let us know and we can help you decide the best suitable option.