10 Best Places to Propose in Greece (2024)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Greece is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, islands, promenades, cities, mountains, villages, 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 Greece to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Greece For Outdoor Lovers
  • Santorini
  • Athens
  • Mykonos
  • Crete
  • Meteora
  • Rhodes
  • Nafplio
  • Romantic Destinations in Greece
  • Naxos
  • Paros
  • Corfu
  • Best Places to Propose in Greece

Romantic Locations in Greece for Outdoor Lovers


1. Santorini

Famous for its whitewashed buildings, blue-domed churches, and stunning sunsets, Santorini is one of the most romantic destinations in the world. Proposing against the backdrop of the caldera views in Oia or during a sunset cruise around the island can be incredibly romantic.


2. Athens

The capital city of Greece is steeped in history and offers numerous romantic spots for a proposal. You could pop the question at the Acropolis, with the Parthenon in the background, or enjoy a private dinner with a view of the illuminated city from Lycabettus Hill.


3. Mykonos

Known for its vibrant nightlife, picturesque beaches, and charming narrow streets, Mykonos exudes romance at every turn. Mykonos is renowned for its breathtaking sunsets, particularly in spots like Little Venice or the windmills, where the golden hues of the sun dipping into the horizon create a mesmerizing setting for a proposal.

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4. Crete

Greece's largest island, Crete, offers a diverse range of landscapes, from rugged mountains to pristine beaches. Consider proposing at the romantic Venetian harbor in Chania, amidst the ancient ruins of Knossos, or during a hike through the Samaria Gorge.


5. Meteora

This UNESCO World Heritage Site is famous for its monasteries perched atop towering rock formations. Proposing against the breathtaking backdrop of the monasteries and the dramatic landscape of Meteora can create a truly unforgettable moment.


6. Rhodes

With its medieval architecture, charming old town, and beautiful beaches, Rhodes is another romantic destination in Greece. You could propose at the Palace of the Grand Master, on the picturesque streets of Rhodes Town, or during a scenic drive along the coast.


7. Nafplio

This coastal town in the Peloponnese is known for its Venetian architecture, romantic atmosphere, and stunning views of the sea. Proposing on the Palamidi Fortress overlooking the town or along the scenic promenade can be incredibly romantic.


Romantic Destinations in Greece

Greece is full of romantic islands, villages, and beaches. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular island, or on a beautiful beach.


8. Naxos

The largest island in the Cyclades, Naxos is known for its scenic beauty, picturesque villages, and historic sites. Proposing amidst the narrow streets and whitewashed buildings of Naxos Town (Chora), or on the sandy shores of Agios Prokopios Beach, can create a romantic atmosphere.




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9. Paros

Proposing on the island of Paros in the Cyclades can be incredibly romantic, given its stunning landscapes, charming villages, and tranquil beaches. This picturesque fishing village is known for its whitewashed buildings, narrow alleys, and colorful bougainvillea. You could propose on the waterfront promenade, with views of the traditional fishing boats and the Venetian castle in the background, or during a romantic dinner at one of the seaside tavernas.


10. Corfu

This Ionian island is famous for its Venetian architecture, charming villages, and beautiful beaches. Consider proposing at the iconic Achilleion Palace, overlooking the sea, or on a romantic stroll through the alleys of Corfu Town's old quarter.


Best Places to Propose in Greece

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, Greece 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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