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Berchtesgaden, Germany Elopement Photos

Looking for ideas for your Berchtesgaden, Germany Elopement photos? Here you go! This blog is for people considering an intimate or adventure elopement while in Germany or Austria. Berchtesgaden National Park lies is just 40 minutes from Salzburg on the German-Austrian border. It is an idyllic place to have your elopement, as it’s quiet, beautiful and accessible to everyone.

Couple stands staring over the Hintersee during their Berchtesgaden, Germany elopement photos. They both have their backs to the camera.

P&M’s Berchtesgaden, Germany Elopement Photos (4 hours)

P&M chose Berchtesgaden, Germany for their elopement photos after searching for an easy access location they could explore with a 4 hour timeline.

Moving .gif of couple eloping in Germany. They are both standing on mid size rocks in still water and the man jumps to another one.

With this time, we were able to read private vows during a serene, misty sunrise and explore the forests as a golden sun rose.

During their elopement, the mist was honestly just unreal. The emerald green water was completely calm, like a mirror. They hopped around the boulders and enjoyed the autumn views.

Couple stands near the Hintersee during their October elopement in Berchtesgaden, Germany

J&D’s Berchtesgaden, Germany Vow Renewals (3 hours)

Another way to celebrate your marriage is with vow renewals! You don’t have to be freshly married to take advantage of your holiday to Germany or Austria for photos. Vow renewals are such a great way to honor the growth in your relationship, and renew your promises to one another.

J&D were coming up on their 10 year wedding anniversary, so a decade and 2 sons later, they decided it was time to renew their vows.

Couple reads their vows and shares favorite photos of their family during their vow renewals in Berchtesgaden, Germany
Photo of misty autumn trees in Berchtesgaden, Germany

Tips for Elopement Photos in Germany:

  • Choose sunrise to avoid crowds and get the best weather
  • Leave no trace and make minimal noise! Germans are polite, private and quiet.
  • Bring a drink to celebrate with.
  • Bring hiking boots and practical footwear.
  • Shops and stores are closed on Sundays and after 6:00pm. Plan ahead!

How to hire an experienced elopement photographer for Berchtesgaden, Germany:

Choosing an adventurous wedding is like charting unknown territory. Most likely, no one you know has done something similar, and the logistics and planning can feel overwhelming.

But don’t stress, I’m here to help.

Figuring out exactly where to get married or elope in Germany is easier when you know where to look. Therefore, hiring an experienced elopement photographer is crucial. I live in these areas and specialize in the type of wedding you’re bravely choosing.

If you find this article helpful, then let’s talk! Now that you know your main options, I’d love to help you plan the most amazing elopement ever.





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