10 Best Places to Propose in Louisiana (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Louisiana is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful lakes, gardens, parks, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in Louisiana to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Louisiana
  • French Quarter - New Orleans
  • Lakefront Park - Lake Charles
  • Oak Alley Plantation - Vacherie
  • Beautiful Lakes
  • Lake Clairborn
  • Lake Pontchartrain
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in Lousiana
  • Jackson Square - New Orleans
  • City Park - New Orleans
  • Oak Alley Plantation - Vacherie
  • Nottoway Plantation - White Castle
  • Rip Van Winkle - New Iberia
  • Garden District - New Orleans
  • Best Places to Propose in Louisiana


Romantic Locations in Louisiana

1. French Quarter - New Orleans

The historic French Quarter is full of vibrant energy, captivating architecture, and romantic ambiance, making it a popular choice for proposals. The picturesque streets, charming courtyards, and romantic restaurants create a captivating setting for a memorable moment.


2. Lakefront Park - Lake Charles

Overlooking Lake Charles, this park provides a serene and scenic spot for a private and intimate proposal. It's a great place to pop the question, especially during sunset.


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3. Oak Alley Plantation - Vacherie

The grand oak alley leading up to the historic mansion creates a picturesque and timeless setting for a romantic proposal. The picturesque oak alley, with its centuries-old oak trees, provides a scenic and tranquil setting for visitors to enjoy. It's a popular spot for photography, and the surrounding gardens and grounds offer a serene and peaceful atmosphere.


Beautiful Lakes

3. Lake Claiborne

This beautiful lake in northern Louisiana offers opportunities for lakeside proposals and stunning views of the surrounding forests. Lake Claiborne is known for its stunning natural beauty. The lake covers over 6,400 acres and is surrounded by pine forests and rolling hills, making it a picturesque destination for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.


4. Lake Pontchartrain

Located near New Orleans, Lake Pontchartrain offers scenic views and opportunities for waterfront proposals. Consider a sunset proposal at one of the lakeside parks or on the Causeway Bridge for a breathtaking backdrop.




Outdoor Locations to Propose in Louisiana

Louisiana is full of romantic gardens, trails, and vineyards. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing parks or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Jackson Square - New Orleans

Located in the heart of the French Quarter, Jackson Square offers a stunning backdrop with its iconic St. Louis Cathedral and lush greenery. Proposing here provides a touch of old-world charm and a sense of grandeur.


6. City Park - New Orleans

City Park is a sprawling urban oasis with picturesque scenery, including romantic bridges, scenic waterways, and beautiful gardens, providing numerous spots to pop the question.


7. Landry Vineyards

Situated in the rolling hills of northern Louisiana, Landry Vineyards offers a variety of wines, including their signature muscadine wines. They host events, live music, and wine tastingsWineries often have a relaxed and tranquil atmosphere, making it an ideal setting for a momentous occasion like a proposal


8. Nottoway Plantation - White Castle

Known as the "White Castle of Louisiana," this antebellum mansion with its grand architecture and expansive grounds offers a luxurious and historic ambiance for a proposal.


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9. Rip Van Winkle Gardens - New Iberia

These lush and tranquil gardens, nestled alongside Lake Peigneur, offer a romantic and peaceful setting for a proposal. The gardens are set in a picturesque location on Jefferson Island, surrounded by lush greenery and featuring a tranquil lake.


10. Garden District - New Orleans

The Garden District is known for its beautiful historic homes, elegant gardens, and tree-lined streets. It offers a more tranquil and intimate setting for a romantic proposal.


Best Places to Propose in Louisiana

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, Louisiana 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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