Fancy a private island the size of Monaco as your reception venue? There is something bewitching about this Indian Ocean location.

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It could be the original chapel, perfect for a ceremony of 20 seated, or the thousands of giant tortoises and turtles that pepper the island, but it's most likely the rich history of the archipelago - there are so many hidden-treasure-chest stories, you can almost spot the Jolly Rogers offshore.

Best time to go: June

Ceremony capacity: 60; Package cost per head £1,760; www.fregate.com