10 Best Places to Propose in Germany (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Germany is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for cruises, wineries, gardens, castles, rivers 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 Germany to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Germany for Outdoor Lovers
  • Linderhof Palace Gardens
  • Bradenburg Gate - Berlin
  • Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Rhine River Cruise
  • Heidleberg Castle
  • Lake Constance - Bodensee
  • Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber
  • Romantic Destinations in Germany
  • Wineries
  • Konigssee
  • Alte Pinakothek - Munich
  • Best Places to Propose in Germany

Romantic Locations in Germany for Outdoor Lovers


1. Linderhof Palace Gardens

Located in Bavaria, the gardens of Linderhof Palace are inspired by Versailles and are a stunning place to propose, especially during the warmer months when the fountains are in operation.


2. Brandenburg Gate - Berlin

In the heart of Berlin, the Brandenburg Gate is a symbol of the city and a historic landmark. Proposing here, especially at sunset when it's beautifully illuminated, can be memorable.


3. Neuschwanstein Castle

Located in Bavaria, Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the most iconic and fairy-tale-like castles in the world. Its stunning architecture and scenic surroundings provide an enchanting backdrop for a proposal.


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4. Rhine River Cruise

A cruise along the Rhine River offers breathtaking views of picturesque villages, vineyards, and medieval castles. Consider proposing on a romantic Rhine River cruise.


5. Heidelberg Castle

Overlooking the town of Heidelberg, this historic castle ruins offer panoramic views of the Neckar River and the charming town below. Proposing on the castle grounds or at the "Philosopher's Walk" nearby can be incredibly romantic.


6. Lake ConstanceBodensee

This large freshwater lake, surrounded by Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, offers numerous picturesque towns and islands. A proposal by the lakeside or on a boat can be enchanting.


7. Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Known for its well-preserved medieval architecture, Rothenburg is a charming town that offers numerous romantic corners and historic squares for a proposal.


Romantic Destinations in Germany

Germany is full of romantic lakes, wineries and museums. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular lake, or at a beautiful museum.


8. Wineries

The Mosel Valley is famous for its steep vineyards along the Mosel River. The charming villages of Bernkastel-Kues, Cochem, and Beilstein provide idyllic settings for a proposal, surrounded by vine-covered hills. The Rheingau region along the Rhine River is renowned for its Riesling wines. Many wineries in this area offer guided tours and tastings in historic cellars or picturesque gardens, ideal for a romantic proposal.



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9. Königssee

Located in the Bavarian Alps, Königssee is often considered one of Germany's most beautiful lakes. Take a boat ride on the crystal-clear waters and propose with the dramatic mountains as your backdrop.


10. Alte Pinakothek - Munich

This renowned art museum features a vast collection of European paintings from the Middle Ages to the Baroque period. You can propose in one of the museum's elegant galleries surrounded by masterpieces.


Best Places to Propose in Germany

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, Germany 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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