10 Best Places to Propose Philippines (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



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


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in the Philippines
  • El Nido - Palawan
  • Siquijor
  • Beautiful Beaches
  • Coron
  • Boracay
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in the Philippines
  • Batanes
  • Bohol
  • Siargao
  • Cebu
  • Panglao Island
  • Manila
  • Best Places to Propose in the Philippines


Romantic Locations in the Philippines

1. El Nido - Palawan

Known for its pristine beaches, dramatic limestone cliffs, and crystal-clear waters, El Nido is a perfect place for a beachfront proposal or a romantic boat ride to a secluded lagoon.


2. Siquijor

Siquijor's mystical charm and natural beauty create a unique atmosphere for a proposal. Consider proposing on a secluded beach or during a visit to the enchanting Balete Tree.


Suzanne was amazing! I utilized the layaway service and it was a breeze. Ring made its way to Texas and was even more gorgeous in person."
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Beautiful Beaches

3. Coron

With its breathtaking underwater landscapes, Coron offers opportunities for unique proposals, such as proposing while snorkeling or scuba diving amidst the sunken Japanese warships.


4. Boracay

This famous island is renowned for its powdery white sand beaches. Consider proposing at sunset on White Beach, or arrange a private beachfront dinner for a more intimate setting.



Outdoor Locations to Propose in the Philippines

The Philippines is full of romantic beaches and cities. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic beach, viewing nature or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Batanes

Located in the northernmost part of the Philippines, Batanes boasts breathtaking landscapes, rolling hills, and dramatic cliffs. Consider proposing at the iconic Basco Lighthouse or during a hike in the hills.


6. Bohol

The Chocolate Hills, with their unique geological formations, offer a stunning backdrop for a proposal. You can also explore the Loboc River or take a cruise on the Loboc River to make your proposal memorable.


7. Siargao

Siargao's relaxed vibe and beautiful beaches make it an excellent choice for a romantic proposal. Whether it's during a sunrise surf session or a private dinner on the beach, you'll find many opportunities here.


8. Cebu

Cebu offers a mix of urban and natural settings. You can propose at historical sites in Cebu City or head to Oslob to swim with whale sharks for an unforgettable underwater proposal.



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. Panglao Island

Panglao Island is known for its stunning beaches and vibrant marine life. Consider proposing while snorkeling or scuba diving amidst the colorful coral reefs. Panglao Island offers breathtaking sunset views over the sea. Proposing during a sunset on Alona Beach, for example, can create a magical and memorable moment.


10. Manila

In the capital city, you can choose from various romantic spots, such as a dinner cruise along Manila Bay, a rooftop restaurant with a city view, or the historic Intramuros district.


Best Places to Propose in the Philippines

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 Philippines 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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