It's obvious how important it is to choose the right place for your marriage proposal, one that is very meaningful, memorable and beautiful, after all, asking someone to be your partner for life will be one of the biggest decisions to make for both of you and the moment of the proposal will become part of your love story forever. Let's choose a truly magical place.
The United States has some of the best scenery in the world to venture into marriage proposals. Beautiful mountains with breathtaking viewpoints, valleys that emulate an ocean of flowers, botanical gardens full of Japanese architecture with ancient trees, private terraces that touch the clouds, restaurants with world-class food and hidden paradises in the middle of the mountains.
The list can go on endlessly, but the reality is that the best place to propose is the one that comes closest to what your partner and you define as a great place.
Whether your partner loves the beach, dreams of climbing a mountain, loves the freedom of a road trip or their busy life makes them appreciate fancy dinners at least once a year at the first date spot.
Connect with what you both define romantic and match that in your pitch, then select any of these places because, trust us, they're all a guaranteed "Yes, I do".
New York City has incredible places to propose and while the Statue of Liberty will always be on the list, as will the luxurious private terraces, these aren't the only options.
Whether you're looking for a quiet space in the middle of the city as a hidden garden or want to get down on one knee with the hustle and bustle of the city in an iconic location, NYC has them.
Central Park provides access to some of the most beautiful greenery in and around the city, with iconic nooks and crannies like the famous Bow Bridge or the incredible terrace views at Belvedere Castle. While it may be a challenge to dodge the crowds, the limitless amount of good backdrops ensure you have enough space to pop the question without interference.
If your proposal can wait between late May and early June, you and your date can witness an unparalleled display of color at The Botanic Gardens in Brooklyn. An affordable and photogenic option, full of perfect distractions and opportunities to pull out a beautiful diamond ring and get down on one knee.
Looking for a backdrop that's all-grazing and screams NY? The Brooklyn Heights Promenade may be just what you're looking for. If you know where to walk, you'll be able to locate the ideal spot to capture the bridge, the statue and an exquisite skyline while asking the question.
The third largest state in the U.S. clearly had to have beautiful places to get engaged, so it's a definite contender on lists of the best places to pop the all-important question. How about we take a look at some of our favorite options?
If you're a fan of romantic comedies, you probably know about the Santa Monica Pier. A place full of recreational activities to do on the weekend, a beautiful walk at sunset and of course the ideal place to propose at the top of the Ferris wheel, a classic.
What person in the world could fail to recognize the iconic Hollywood Sign? Located on Mount Lee, this giant sign provides a monumental backdrop for a photo at just the right moment of the proposal. Anyone who sees that photo will know that your proposal was planned big time.
The views of the Napa Valley are incredible when you travel over them by land, imagine having a panoramic photo while flying over them in a hot air balloon. A whole experience full of adventure, ideal for celebrating that love that makes you feel like you're in the clouds.
Surely you know that California is full of many more unique and romantic locations, if you want to know which are the favorites, visit our California proposal section.
The majestic windy city, believe it or not, is one of the favorite destinations to create marriage proposals, thanks to its diverse panorama, its unique energy and its many activities with which to have a really good time and take a break to create a magical moment that starts, together with one of our jewels, a beautiful "together forever". Shall we explore places?
What could be more romantic than a love that takes you to the stars? Well, include that feeling in your proposal by taking your future partner for life to the Adler Planetarium. If your partner is a fan of the cosmos, there's no better place than the Grainger Sky Theater, capable of emulating an accurate 360° illusion of outer space.
The Art Institute of Chicago is one of the most important art centers in the world, ideal for bohemian personalities who enjoy the subtlety of details and great works. You'll have hundreds of thousands of options to choose from.
If you want a memorable proposal, with the entire city of Chicago in the background, how about a sunset sail on Lake Michigan? Or maybe a stroll along North Avenue Beach. Either way, the lake's surroundings are perfect for a private statement, but close to the energy of the city.
If you want to discover more must-see places (some award-winning) check out our special section where we'll tell you about the best places to propose in Chicago.
Colorado is the perfect state for the future bride and groom who love natural landscapes, exploration and adventure. The lush ecosystem leaves too many options open that would be perfect settings for a marriage proposal that will fill your heart and soul. any ideas?
When it comes to showing off with a dreamy outdoor proposal in Colorado, the city of Boulder may be the perfect starting point for accessing the Lost Gulch mountain overlooks. Unforgettable sunsets and views filled with lush natural beauty make every step to the top worthwhile.
A small mountain town near central Colorado can be the perfect getaway for a weekend getaway that ends in a magical surprise proposal.
It is a small paradise to disconnect, full of relaxing activities such as hot springs and tours of varying lengths with unique landscapes.
The views of Blue Lakes are the definition of a perfect natural landscape, sure to be an ideal backdrop for a marriage proposal. If you can handle the hike, you won't easily find views of equal beauty that make for an epic statement like this place.
It's pretty hard to choose the best place for a romantic proposal in Colorado with so many great options, if you want to see our favorites we have a special section full of alternatives.
Of course the sunshine state can't be missing from the list of epic places to propose in the USA, full of beaches and fun places to spend an unforgettable day while taking in the sights waiting for the perfect opportunity to get down on one knee and pop the question. Would you like to see the favorites?
The Florida Keys are definitely one of the most important geographical elements of the state, and while some specific areas within them are worth visiting, there are more comprehensive activities such as cruises and airplanes, amazing alternatives for a marriage proposal inspired by the clarity of the sea.
While Universal's attractions are not necessarily the definition of privacy, they are winning themed locations for certain fanatics such as fans of the blockbuster Harry Potter saga. A tour of the District of Witchcraft and Wizardry, with Hogwarts Castle in the background, can be a memorable immersive experience and a perfect backdrop for a proposal.
The city of Miami has access to the most complete group of beaches, luxury hotels, resorts and skyscrapers with private terraces for the most luxurious proposals. A yacht, boat or even helicopter tour can be a more affordable proposition than you might think.
There are less publicized, but still amazing places in Florida to propose and we will tell you our favorites in a special section.
Everything is bigger in Texas... Marriage proposals don't have to be the exception and with so many great places you just need to be a little creative, get a beautiful piece of jewelry and choose the location that most closely matches what moves the couple. Shall we explore ideas together?
Lake Travis has one of the best sunset views that the Austin side of town has to offer, making it one of the favorite locations to propose. Walk along the shore or take a stroll near the dock at just the right time and you'll have the perfect romantic setting.
70 acres of the most beautiful natural colors with dazzling views of White Rock Lake, carefully landscaped architectural details and clearings perfect for sitting down to share a pleasant moment with the person who makes your world a better place and propose under the shade of a big tree.
Near the Mexican border, Big Bend National Park has some of the most rewarding views you'll find in the entire Texas area, including Santa Elena Canyon. Monumental rock walls crisscrossed by a river that you can hike or boat through.
There are other places in Texas that are great options for a proposal and range from urban settings to hidden caves, if you want to know more check out the section below.