BY TEXAS AND CALIFORNIA ELOPEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER BRUNA KITCHEN PHOTOGRAPHY
Big Sur California is well known for its breathtaking coastline with beautiful and cliffs. In my opinion is the best place to watch the sunrise and sunset. That said, Big Sur it is also an amazing location to have the elopement of your dreams.
Although Big Sur is an area open to daily visitors, it is private land. Which means, in order to celebrate an elopement or intimate wedding it is necessary to apply for a permit and respect the Leave No Trace principles. To apply for a permit email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 831-667-0507. Elopement are only allowed during week days Monday-Thursday.
Ready to play your elopement? Here are so tips:
Here are some of my favorite locations for your ceremony.
2. Best time of the year to elope:
Doing you research you gonna find the best time to elope in Big Sur is definitely between April to November.
The wild flowers tent to pop during the spring and last for couple months adding beautiful colors to the cost line.
The summer is a great time to elope if you are avoiding the cold.
3. Which airport you should fly to:
The Monterey Regional Airport
San Jose Airport (located 1 hour away from Monterey).
4. Places to stay near Big Sur area:
I have few personal favorite ones I had have the honor to stay at.
Option #1 Seaside, CA
Option #2 Del Rey Oaks, CA
Option #3 Big Sur, CA
Option #4 Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA