10 Best Places to Propose in U.S. Virgin Islands (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



The U.S.Virgin Islands is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, bays, snorkeling, waterfronts, villas 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 Virgin Islands to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in the U.S. Virgin Islands for Outdoor Lovers
  • Trunk Bay - St. John
  • Magens Bay - St. Thomas
  • Historic Christiansted - St. Croix
  • Water Island
  • Buck Island - St. Croix
  • Cinnamon Bay - St. John
  • Sapphire Beach - St. Thomas
  • Romantic Destinations in the U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Private Boat Charter
  • Ditleff Point - St. John
  • Botanical Gardens - St. Thomas
  • Best Places to Propose in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Romantic Locations in the U.S. Virgin Islands for Outdoor Lovers


1. Trunk Bay - St. John

Trunk Bay is known for its crystal-clear waters and pristine sandy beach. The picturesque underwater snorkeling trail and the view from the overlook offer romantic settings for your proposal.


2. Magens Bay - St. Thomas

Magens Bay is one of the most famous beaches in the Caribbean, known for its soft white sand and calm turquoise waters. You can propose on the beach or at one of the scenic overlooks.


3. Historic Christiansted - St. Croix

The charming and historic town of Christiansted provides a picturesque setting with its cobblestone streets, historic buildings, and scenic harbor.


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4. Water Island

This small, peaceful island offers secluded beaches, such as Honeymoon Beach, where you can plan a private and intimate proposal. Honeymoon Beach is known for its seclusion and tranquility, making it an ideal spot for a private and intimate proposal. You can enjoy the beauty of the beach without crowds, allowing for a more personal moment.


5. Buck Island - St. Croix

Buck Island Reef National Monument is known for its underwater snorkeling trail and pristine beaches. You can propose in the clear waters or on the beach. Buck Island has stunning sandy beaches, including Turtle Beach on the west end, where you can propose in a serene and picturesque setting. The white sand and turquoise waters create a romantic backdrop.


6. Cinnamon Bay - St. John

Cinnamon Bay is a stunning beach with golden sand and clear waters. Its serene and natural setting provides a tranquil backdrop for a memorable proposal.

7. Sapphire Beach - St. Thomas

Sapphire Beach is renowned for its clear waters and excellent snorkeling. You can propose with the Caribbean Sea as your backdrop.


Romantic Destinations in the U.S. Virgin Islands

The U.S Virgin Islands is full of romantic beaches, gardens, and villas. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular beach, or at a beautiful villa.


8. Private Boat Charter

Chartering a private boat or catamaran allows you to propose in the midst of the Caribbean Sea, surrounded by the natural beauty of the islands.



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9. Ditleff Point - St. John

This private residential peninsula offers stunning cliffside villas with panoramic ocean views. You can arrange to stay in one of these villas or propose with the magnificent scenery as your backdrop.


10. Botanical Gardens - St. Thomas

Strolling through the lush and colorful botanical gardens can create a romantic and tranquil atmosphere for your proposal. The gardens include various picturesque spots, such as ponds, water features, and shaded pathways, which can serve as beautiful backdrops for your proposal. You can choose the location that resonates most with you and your partner.


Best Places to Propose in the U.S. Virgin Islands

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 Virgin Islands 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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