10 Best Places to Propose in Toronto (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Toronto is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful mountains, lakes, 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 Toronto to ask that special woman or man.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Toronto
  • Toronto Islands
  • Kensington Market
  • Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
  • Beautiful Lakes
  • Lake Ontario
  • Scarborough Bluffs
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in Toronto
  • High Park
  • Royal Ontario Museum - ROM
  • Casa Loma
  • Distillery District
  • Hockey Game Proposal
  • Toronto Botanical Garden
  • Best Places to Propose in Toronto


Romantic Locations in Toronto

1. Toronto Islands

Take a ferry ride to the Toronto Islands and propose with the city skyline as your backdrop. Hanlan's Point offers a quieter atmosphere for a private moment.


2. Kensington Market

Explore the eclectic Kensington Market, and consider proposing in one of its charming alleys or in front of colorful street art. Kensington Market is known for its bohemian and artistic vibe. The colorful streets, vintage shops, and street art create a lively and dynamic environment that can add an element of surprise and excitement to your proposal.


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3. Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

For a unique underwater proposal, you can arrange for a private proposal experience in front of the mesmerizing aquatic displays.


Beautiful Lakes

3. Lake Ontario

Toronto's waterfront along Lake Ontario offers numerous picturesque spots for a proposal. Consider places like Sugar Beach, Humber Bay Park, or the Toronto Islands for stunning views of the lake and the city skyline.


4. Scarborough Bluffs

The Scarborough Bluffs offer dramatic cliffs overlooking Lake Ontario. You can propose at Bluffers Park, where you'll have breathtaking views of the bluffs and the lake.


Outdoor Locations to Propose in Toronto

Toronto is full of romantic gardens, lakes and hockey games. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing a game or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. High Park

This expansive park offers beautiful natural settings, including cherry blossoms in the spring and serene ponds. Find a quiet spot near Grenadier Pond or amongst the lush gardens.


6. Royal Ontario Museum - ROM

The ROM is one of Canada's most prestigious museums, known for its impressive architecture and extensive collections. You can propose in one of the grand halls, beside iconic exhibits, or even arrange for a private tour and proposal within the museum. Located across the street from the ROM, Queen's Park features well-maintained lawns, gardens, and walking paths. You can find a secluded spot for your proposal in this lush and charming park.


7. Casa Loma

Toronto's majestic castle is a fairy-tale setting for a proposal. You can pop the question in the beautiful gardens or inside the castle itself. Casa Loma, a historic castle in the heart of Toronto, boasts beautiful gardens with meticulously manicured lawns, vibrant flowers, and charming pathways. The picturesque setting provides a romantic and fairytale-like atmosphere, perfect for a proposal.


8. Distillery District

This historic area is filled with cobblestone streets, charming shops, and beautiful architecture. It's especially enchanting in the evening when the lights create a romantic atmosphere.


9. Hockey Game Proposal

A hockey-themed proposal at Scotiabank Arena, the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs can be an exciting and memorable experience for both you and your partner. If you and your partner are both avid hockey fans, proposing at a game can be a meaningful way to celebrate your shared passion.


10. Toronto Botanical Garden

The botanical garden offers beautifully landscaped gardens and is an ideal location for a proposal, especially during the blooming season.


Best Places to Propose in Toronto

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, Toronto 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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