10 Best Places to Propose in Finland (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Finland is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for cities, castles, gardens, waterfront, parks 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 Finland to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Finland for Outdoor Lovers
  • Northern Lights - Lapland
  • Kaisaniemi Botanic Garden - Helsinki
  • Hameenlinna Castle
  • Helsinki
  • Lake Saimaa
  • Porvu
  • Levi Fell
  • Romantic Destinations in Finland
  • Saariselka
  • Koli national Park
  • Turku Archipelago
  • Best Places to Propose in Finland

Romantic Locations in Finland for Outdoor Lovers


1.  Northern Lights - Lapland

If you're visiting Finland in the winter, there's nothing quite as magical as proposing under the dancing colors of the Northern Lights. Head to Lapland, one of the best places to witness this natural phenomenon, and plan a proposal under the starry Arctic sky.


2. Kaisaniemi Botanic Garden - Helsinki

Located in the heart of Helsinki, this botanical garden features lush greenery, colorful flowers, and serene ponds. You can find a quiet spot amidst the greenery or propose by the water's edge.


3. Hämeenlinna Castle

This historic castle, located in the town of Hämeenlinna, provides a romantic backdrop for a proposal. You can take a tour of the castle and then pop the question in the picturesque courtyard.


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4. Helsinki

The capital city of Finland has several romantic spots, including the beautiful Senate Square, Esplanadi Park, and the iconic Helsinki Cathedral. You can propose by the waterfront or in one of the cozy cafes.


5. Lake Saimaa

Finland's largest lake, Saimaa, is surrounded by stunning natural beauty. Rent a lakeside cabin or go for a romantic boat ride, and propose with the serene lake as your backdrop.


6. Porvoo

This historic town is known for its well-preserved wooden houses and cobblestone streets. Stroll through the old town, cross the charming bridges, and find a picturesque spot to propose.


7. Levi Fell

If you and your partner enjoy outdoor activities, consider proposing at Levi Fell in Lapland. You can go skiing, snowboarding, or hiking depending on the season and propose at the summit.


Romantic Destinations in Finland

Finland is full of romantic villages, isles, and parks. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular village, or at a beautiful park.


8. Saariselkä

This remote village in Lapland is a great choice for a quiet and intimate proposal. Whether you're surrounded by snow or enjoying the midnight sun, Saariselkä offers a unique setting.



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9. Koli National Park

Located in Eastern Finland, Koli National Park offers breathtaking panoramic views of Lake Pielinen. Hike to the top of the Koli hills and propose while taking in the stunning scenery.


10. Turku Archipelago

Explore the beautiful islands and coastline of the Turku Archipelago. You can rent a cottage on one of the islands and propose by the sea while enjoying the tranquility of the archipelago.


Best Places to Propose in Finland

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, Finland 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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