10 Best Places to Propose in Egypt (2024)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Egypt is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for temples, beaches, springs, pyramids, towers, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in Egypt to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Egypt for Outdoor Lovers
  • Giza Pyramids
  • Luxor Temple
  • Wadi El Rayan
  • Cairo Tower
  • Nile River
  • Aswan Botanical Garden
  • Montaza Palace Gardens
  • Romantic Destinations in Egypt
  • Siwa Oasis
  • Dahab
  • White Desert
  • Best Places to Propose in Egypt

Romantic Locations in Egypt For Outdoor Lovers


1. Giza Pyramids

Proposing with the iconic pyramids of Giza as a backdrop can create a truly unforgettable moment. Consider popping the question during a sunrise or sunset visit to the pyramids, when the golden light bathes the ancient structures in a magical glow.


2. Luxor Temple

This ancient temple complex, located on the east bank of the Nile in Luxor, is illuminated at night, creating a magical atmosphere. Proposing amidst the grand columns and towering statues of Luxor Temple, with the sound of the Nile in the background, can be incredibly romantic.


3. Wadi El Rayan

Wadi El Rayan, a protected area in the Fayoum Oasis, is known for its stunning waterfalls and natural beauty. The tranquil desert landscapes, combined with the refreshing sight of the waterfalls, create a picturesque and serene environment for a proposal. 





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4. Cairo Tower

For a modern and urban proposal, the Cairo Tower offers panoramic views of the city and the Nile. Standing atop the tower, you can take in the bustling metropolis below and the serene river winding through it. The high vantage point and stunning views create an exhilarating and memorable setting for your proposal.


5. Nile River

A Nile River cruise offers a romantic and scenic setting for a proposal, with the tranquil waters and beautiful landscapes of Egypt as your backdrop. As you sail past ancient temples and picturesque villages, the serene ambiance sets the perfect mood for popping the question. Opt for a sunset proposal on the deck, where the golden hues of the setting sun reflect off the river, creating a breathtaking scene.


6. Aswan Botanical Garden

Located on Kitchener's Island in Aswan, the Aswan Botanical Garden is a lush and beautiful setting for a proposal. With its exotic plants, well-manicured paths, and stunning views of the Nile, the garden offers a peaceful and picturesque environment. A leisurely stroll through the garden's greenery can lead to a romantic spot where you can pop the question.


7. Montaza Palace Gardens

Located in Alexandria, the Montaza Palace Gardens provide a lush and serene environment for a proposal. The gardens, with their manicured lawns, exotic plants, and stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, offer numerous romantic spots to pop the question.


Romantic Destinations in Egypt

Egypt is full of romantic springs, deserts and beaches. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular spring, or on a beautiful beach.


8. Siwa Oasis

The remote and tranquil Siwa Oasis offers a unique and off-the-beaten-path location for a proposal. Surrounded by lush palm groves, natural springs, and the expansive desert, Siwa provides a peaceful and intimate atmosphere. This hidden gem is perfect for those seeking a private and serene setting.




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9. Dahab

Dahab, a laid-back town on the Sinai Peninsula, is known for its beautiful beaches and vibrant diving spots, making it an ideal location for a relaxed and scenic proposal. The town's bohemian vibe and stunning coastal views create a charming and intimate atmosphere.


10. White Desert

The surreal and otherworldly landscapes of the White Desert create a stunning backdrop for a proposal. With its unique rock formations and white sands, the desert offers a truly extraordinary setting.


Best Places to Propose in Egypt

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Egypt has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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