10 Best Places to Propose in the USA (2024)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



The USA is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for mountains, beaches, cities, canyons, lakes 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 the United States to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in the USA for Outdoor Lovers
  • Central Park New York City - New York
  • Grand Canyon - Arizona
  • Big Sur - California
  • Charleston - South Carolina
  • Lake Tahoe - California/Nevada
  • New Orleans - Louisiana
  • Jackson Hole - Wyoming
  • Romantic Destinations in the USA
  • Nantucket - Massuchusetts
  • Aspen - Colorado
  • Sedona - Arizona
  • Best Places to Propose in the USA

Romantic Locations in the USA for Outdoor Lovers


1. Central Park New York City - New York

Central Park is an iconic and picturesque location for a proposal, with numerous scenic spots such as Bow Bridge, Bethesda Terrace, and the Central Park Conservatory Garden.


2. Grand Canyon - Arizona

The awe-inspiring views of the Grand Canyon make for a dramatic and unforgettable backdrop. You can propose at one of the scenic viewpoints along the rim.


3. Big Sur - California

The dramatic coastline of Big Sur, with its rugged cliffs and panoramic ocean views, offers numerous scenic spots for a proposal, such as Bixby Creek Bridge, McWay Falls, or Pfeiffer Beach.



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 Chloe G verified buyer

4. Charleston - South Carolina

Charleston's historic district is filled with cobblestone streets, historic homes, and charming gardens, providing a romantic atmosphere for a proposal.


5. Lake Tahoe - California/Nevada

This stunning alpine lake offers a serene and picturesque setting, whether you choose to propose on the shores of the lake or at one of the many lookout points.


6. New Orleans - Louisiana

The French Quarter, with its historic architecture and lively atmosphere, provides a unique and romantic backdrop for a proposal. The French Quarter is filled with charming streets, historic architecture, and lively ambiance. You can propose in one of the romantic courtyards, hidden alleys, or beneath the famous Jackson Square.


7. Jackson Hole - Wyoming

Nestled in the Teton Mountains, Jackson Hole offers a rustic and scenic setting for a proposal, whether it's against the backdrop of the mountains or on a secluded ranch.


Romantic Destinations in the USA

The United States is full of romantic beaches and mountains. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular beach, or at a beautiful mountain.


8. Nantucket - Massachusetts

This charming island is known for its historic architecture, scenic beaches, and charming lighthouses. Sankaty Head Lighthouse and Brant Point Lighthouse are popular spots.




I've purchased two vintage rings from Suzanne over the past decade and my wife has loved both. Great service, communication and speedy delivery.”

 Lee S verified buyer

9. Aspen - Colorado

Whether you visit during the winter for a snowy proposal or in the summer for outdoor adventures, Aspen offers a scenic mountain setting for a proposal.


10. Sedona - Arizona

Known for its breathtaking red rock formations, Sedona is a naturally beautiful location for a proposal. Consider proposing at Cathedral Rock or on a hot air balloon ride.


Best Places to Propose in the USA

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, the USA 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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