20 Most Picturesque Places To Propose

A candle lit dinner with a nice bottle of wine and cuddling on the couch is a nice idea for a regular date. When you are about to ask your favorite person to spend the rest of his or her life with you, you need to step up your game.

The Trevi Fountain, Rome, Italy

Known as one of the most stunning fountains in the world, proposing to your loved on, especially at night, is a breathtaking occasion. You may want to throw a coin in for good luck. Just don't fish out coins from the fountain after that. It's illegal.

Bixby Bridge, California

The rocky stretch of California's central coast between Carmel and San Simeon is a stunning place to visit and its highlight is Bixby Bridge, one of the most gorgeous in the world. It's is a favorite spot for photos.

Imerovigli, Santorini, Greece

Santorini is absolutely breathtaking; the small village on the island is amazing. The iconic whitewashed buildings with sapphire domes, narrow crisscrossing walking paths, and epic sunsets will make you fall in love (if you haven't already).

Top of the World, Stratosphere Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Just imagine being with your favorite person enjoying an intimate night out and a lovely dinner while overlooking all of Vegas...The restaurant often makes the lists of the "most romantic" everything. The food is not bad, either.

Bow Bridge, Central Park, NYC, New York

Plan for a proposal in the fall for the most colorful surroundings. Central Park staff will work with you from start to finish to create the perfect proposal, from booking your photographer, musicians, flowers and everything you need, for the price of $1,250.

Juliet’s Balcony, Verona, Italy

It's understandable that couples would like to go to Romeo and Juliet's balcony in the Casa di Giulietta in Verona. Hopefully their story has a happy ending, though...

Puerto Mosquito, Vieques, Puerto Rico

The glowing Mosquito Bay is a vision of bizarre beauty. Thanks to a bioluminescent microorganism, the water is a cool electric blue, looking somewhat like a fantastical sci-fi lagoon, according to Trip Advisor.

Cliffs of Moher, Ireland

Plan a proposal worthy of a Hollywood movie. Europe's westernmost point, the Cliffs of Moher are a famous filming location, appearing in "The Princess Bride" as the Cliffs of Insanity as well as "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince."

Havasu Falls, Arizona

You can get there either by a helicopter ride, which adds suspense, or by hiking for about 10 miles. Celebrate the new engagement by swimming under the falls; it's allowed and it's a marvelous experience. The blue green waterfalls in the Grand Canyon have a 100-foot chute flowing down red rock cliffs.

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California

Rolling hills, colorful plant life and the bright blue waters of the Golden Gate Strait compose a perfectly iconic backdrop for a romantic proposal.

Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni is one of the most mysterious places in the world. It's the world's largest salt flat and the sight is absolutely awe-inspiring. Stay overnight at the equally amazing Palacio de Sal, a hotel made of ice. Even the furniture in the hotel is made of salt. 

Qualia, Hamilton Island, Australia

Qualia, a world-class luxury resort in the Whitsundays, is a private world of sensory perfection on Hamilton Island. Enjoy a luxury holiday on a private island on the Great Barrier Reef, a true natural wonder.

Niagara Falls, Canada

The Canadian side of the Niagara Falls are arguably more impressive, but either will certainly be a good choice for a memorable proposal. The falls are located on the Niagara River and they have a combined fall with the highest flow rate of all of the world's waterfalls.

Empire State Building, NYC, New York

The staff recommend proposing when the saxophonist is on the 86th Floor Observatory (Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 p.m. – 1 a.m.). You may request your special song to help set the mood. But keep in mind that they cannot accommodate requests to close down the Observatory for proposals.

The Pap of Glencoe, Scottish Highlands

Known in Gaelic as Sgorr na Ciche, the Pap of Glencoe is a famous landmark around the lower end of the glen and Loch Leven. The vews if the iconic Scottish Highlights are going to take your breath away.

The Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany

You can book private tours to propose there. In the valley, your private horse-carriage waiting for you, only you and your girlfriend, will come to Neuschwanstein castle. The answer can be only one...

Lake of Love, Bruges, Belgium

The city's breathtaking beauty is sure to capture your heart. As the name suggests, the Lovers Bridge is a great place to be with someone you love. It's a serene location within the confines of the stunning city.

Inspiration Point, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Inspiration Point offers one of the best views in the entire park. Watching the natural surrounding beauty can bring the best in people. It's that good.

Ladera Hotel, Soufriere, St. Lucia

One of Soufrière's oldest and most famous cocoa plantations, Ladera Resort is St. Lucia's most unique and luxurious resort and the only resort situated on a UNESCO World Heritage site. The scenery is incredible – on a volcano ridgeline 1,000 feet above the Caribbean Sea, with splendid views of the Pitons.

The Eiffel Tower, Paris, France

No list of romantic places is complete without Paris or the Eiffel Tower. It may be a cliché but there is a good reason for it – it's truly breathtaking.