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Top 10 romantic places to pop the question

So you are ready to pop the question but nervous and apprehensive? Don’t fret, we present to you Pickyourtrail’s curated list of most romantic places in the world to propose. Just pick from one of these breathtaking places and there will hopefully be no question of a “NO”! Looking for a personalized romantic getaway?


The top of the Eiffel Tower is arguably one of the most romantic places on Earth and nobody can resist its charm. Just like Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca, you can say to your love “We’ll always have Paris!” Have a look at what France has to offer to the romantic in you.

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romantic places, grand canal

Picture you and your partner navigating the beautiful canals of Venice on a gondola on a balmy spring evening. Go ahead and pick any of the romantic gondolas. The serenading cruise is sure to melt anybody’s heart to say yes!


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The Vienna Schmetterlinghaus or Butterfly House is one of the most romantic places in the world, with hundreds of noiseless butterflies flitting about. Round it off with a romantic mug of coffee at the vintage Café Sacher and imagine your future together.


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Imagine proposing to the love of your life while on top of the London Eye, and gazing out at the beautiful city. You can book a ‘Cupid’s Capsule’ with chocolates and champagne for the perfect moment!

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The Alhambra is the most famous monument in Spain and is among the most beautiful pieces of architecture around the world. Imagine proposing to your love in the lush green gardens, or standing under one of the curlicue arches. Time your travel in spring so that the Judas trees around the Alhambra will be in full bloom with purple flowers, lending even more romance to the setting

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It is the mother of all castles. Beautiful and imposing at the same time, this 19th century Romanesque Palace is a tribute to the German composer Richard Wagner. This breathtaking structure in Germany was the inspiration for Disneyland’s “Sleeping Beauty” castle. You can’t go wrong with a proposal on such inspiring grounds. And we are happy to help always – have a look at some of our itineraries.


Home to an incredible 150 Wisteria flowering plants, the Wisteria tunnel in Japan allows visitors to walk down an enchanting tunnel exploding with colour. This would be the dream setting to propose your undying love for the special one!

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romantic places, mount pilatus

If heights are your thing, then this location is perfect for you – Mount Pilatus in Lucerne, Switzerland. After you reach the summit on the world’s steepest cogwheel railway, there is no reason to feel scared anymore. So just go ahead and ask while the snow of the Alps paints the landscape a pristine white. You could also choose to stay at the peak overnight and propose to a backdrop of champagne and stars.

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Santorini is among the most beautiful islands in Greece, and has the distinction of being set atop an active volcano. What can heighten the adrenaline rush of a proposal, than standing on the caldera of the volcano with a dazzling sunset as a backdrop? This has also become a location of choice for dream weddings!

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Marvel at the amazing limestone formations created by Mother Nature at Waitomo, New Zealand. Glide silently through the starry wonderland of the Glowworm Grotto, your way lit by a myriad of tiny glow-worm lights glittering, glimmering and setting up perfect scene for popping “The Question”. Reach out to us for amazing deals to take your loved one on a trip of a lifetime.


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