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Marriage is a beautiful bond between two loving people. It is a bond that they vow not to break for their entire life. If you're planning on proposing your boyfriend or girlfriend and looking for some inspiration, you should definitely have a look at these beautiful proposals. We strongly recommend you to take out your tissue box before going further :)
1. Inside The World’s Biggest Cave
If you and your girlfriend are traveling enthusiasts, then finding a special place to bend down on the knees can be a bit difficult. After all, many people propose on historical and unique sites and you want to make it special.
This guy proposed his girlfriend of 6 years inside the world's biggest cave. He had to bend down on his knees to ask her, "will you marry me?" and she instantly said, "Yes."
2. Quite A Romantic Dolphin
Although it is a super-creative marriage proposal, we feel sad for the poor dolphin. He did all the effort and someone else stole his girl.
We hope the dolphin doesn’t lose hope. After all, he had to put in a lot of effort and yet the lucky woman went to the other guy. Where are the tissues?
3. A Crazy Ride
So, we'll start our list with a ride on a rollercoaster. It was a romantic proposal, but the creativeness is the real highlight of the proposal.
The proposed girl didn’t even know about it until the photo was posted on the screen at the end of the ride. Now that’s a way to propose to a girl.
4. The Best Kinder Surprise
Now here is a creative (and yummy) way to propose to your loved one. We’ll give full marks to his creative thinking.
We are quite impressed by his level of commitment here. His girlfriend didn’t take too long and said ‘yes’ to such a sweet proposal.
5. After a 9-Hour Long Hike
Connor and Kourtney were dating for almost two years before they got engaged. Connor wanted to propose her in a unique way.
After a 9-hour long hike to Trolltunga, he proposed. "As I was looking at the camera Connor tugged my hand when I turned around he was on one knee," said Kourtney.
6. Asking for Another Race
If you want to ask someone to start a new life race with you, here is an idea for you. Do bring tissues before proposing to her.
“After we finished our 5k color run he got down on one knee and asked me to begin our own race,” she said.
7. Can’t Say No To That
Now here is a proposal that took place in the countryside. He met the girl of his dreams and pulled off an impressive proposal.
When asked, "will you marry me, Joanna?" she knew that she had to say ‘yes’ to the love of her life.
8. Doggo Proposal
Now here is a proposal you just can’t refuse. Keep in mind that whenever there is a pet involved in a proposal, always say yes.
The doggo made an innocent face, and she couldn't say no. She instantly said ‘yes' and kissed the doggo and then her future husband.
9. Like A Scene From A Movie
Although it looks like a set of Twilight movie, it was the efforts of this young man. It was way more romantic than the movie.
She said ‘yes’ to him when he proposed to her under magical strings lights.
10. Imagine How Long It Took To Do That
One can say with certainty that it took a lot of time and effort to make this proposal special.
It seems like he got some help from others, but we must appreciate his attention to detail in this proposal.
11. A Scuba Diving That Requires More Oxygen Than Usual
Now here is a perfect catch. He wanted to make the proposal special for his then-girlfriend.
He came up with a perfect plan to ask her to marry him. She couldn’t resist his beautiful request.
12. A Safe (And Romantic) Landing
David and Nichelle were best friends in high school and they secretly had crushes on each other. They took their relationship to the next level one year after graduation.
During their skydiving, she noticed the proposal banner. Upon landing, he officially proposed her.
13. On The Top Of The Mountain
Andrew and Tiffany were dating for four years. Before they even knew each other, Tiffany spotted him rushing to put shoes on because he was late for a cross country race. She asked for his name around, and finally, they met. After seeing each other here and there, he finally asked her on dance after a year.
After four years of dating, Andrew proposed her and she said ‘yes’ with shaky legs and tears in her eyes. She felt like the luckiest girl in the world.
14. Cutest Proposal In The World
Like we mentioned earlier, it almost becomes impossible to say ‘no’ when there is a pet involved in a proposal.
This doggo seems more interested in the treat. It just wanted her to take the ring so he can enjoy his ‘precious' treat.
15. Halloween Style
It seems like he had been working on this project for a few days before asking her to come outside to watch amazingly crafted pumpkins.
Who knew someone could make Halloween so romantic. We wish them a great life ahead.
16. Up In The Air
Don’t we all love whenever there are friends to ensure that the proposal goes as planned?
These people lifted the future bride and groom, and he proposed to her in one of the most unexpected manners.
17. A Magical Proposal
In 2007, before Glenna and Mike began dating, they had many of the same friends and saw each other quite often. However, they met without even realizing that they were slowly falling in love with each other.
When Mike finally decided to propose her after years of dating, he opened the doors to the ice skating rink, and there was a surprise for Glenna; a red carpet laid on the ice with a box at the end. She instantly said, ‘yes.'
18. Movie Night With A Happy End
Here is how you make an ordinary movie night into a special one. She thought that they were going to watch a movie together, but he had other plans.
He came and sat by her in the teepee, and then he started shaking and tearing up. He proposed, and she said ‘yes' with tears in her eyes.
19. On Stage
It can be nerve-wracking for some people when it comes to proposing…but, not for this singer.
"I was shaking and couldn’t stop smiling. I listened while the man of my dreams knelt and proposed to me, echoed by the cheers of 7000 supporters," the lucky girl said.
20. She Wins Anyway
Here is a proposal that made all the teammates emotional as well. He knew that timing needed to be perfect on the proposal day.
So, he proposed her on her soccer match and it was also the biggest soccer match of the season.
21. Fairytale Winter Wonderland Proposal
This Scottish highland proposal is something that is really heartwarming. They were in the middle of nowhere, and he had it all planned.
He knew it was the best time to propose to her. She couldn’t believe it at first and then said ‘yes.’
22. A Proposal That Took 3 Months of Preparation
This handsome man practiced a song with his buddies for three months. He wanted the proposal to be perfect.
And when the special day arrived, he and his buddies sang a perfect song. She couldn’t say ‘No.’
23. Street Art
What to do if you want to propose to your girlfriend who loves street art?
She didn’t know that it was meant for her. When she did realize it, she couldn’t control her tears. By the way, she said yes.
24. UP! Themed Proposal
Joe had been dating Laura for more than two and a half years. He knew that he would marry her the moment he met her.
He proposed Laura in style. "It took weeks of flea-market hopping, but I was able to find the details needed to re-create the living room scene," he said.
25. Christmas Is Now Even More Happier
He took her to the Christmas tree farm and had everything preplanned before their arrival.
When he took her to one of the trees, she found something hanging on the tree that read “Marry Me.”
26. On Machu Picchu, Peru
Rodrigo & Silmara had been dating for some time, and he knew that she was the one he was going to marry.
They went on the Machu Picchu, Peru and he proposed to her. They look so cute in each other’s arms.
27. 'Babe, Pizza Has Arrived'
Okay, this is a proposal that comes with just one option: Say Yes! You just can’t say No under any scenario.
He knew that she loves pizza, so he decided to order her favorite pizza and hid a little surprise for her under the lid.
28. Is This The Best Proposal?
He decided to propose her in a way that she’ll remember for a long, long time. Their special trip got more special with this proposal.
It is the view of soon-to-be bride. At first, she couldn’t believe it and then she said yes with tears in her eyes.
29. The Best Fishing Trip
As both of them enjoy their fishing trips, she thought it would be fun to spend quality time with him on another fishing trip. She didn’t know that it would turn out to be a special fishing trip.
Randee told her to pick out a new lure. As she opened the tackle box, she found a tiny bag from a local jeweler they both loved. She turned around to face him, and he was on one knee.
30. Tears In Her Eyes
It is such a romantic proposal. As if petals on the ground were not enough, he brought his violin as well.
“He led me through the rose petals to a spot at the end of the rocks. I didn't cry immediately. But then his eyes locked on mine and I lost it,” she said.
31. In The Classroom
Kids can be really helpful, and he knew that it would take the help of all the kids in the class to make the proposal special.
After handing out specially printed shirts to the kids, he waited for the right moment. The kids were ready, and the proposal went as smooth as a walk in the park.
32. A Disney Fairy-tail
Who said Disney is like a fantasy place for kids, it can be a fantasy place for adults as well.
She just visited Disney to have some fun, and she didn't know that it could turn out to be so special.
33. At The Army Navy Game
He was her stunt partner at the academy, but he wanted to be more than that…he wanted to be her life partner.
He proposed to her at the army navy game and the rain made it more special. The smile on their faces says it all.
34. In The City Of Love
Although it may seem like a cliché proposal because many people have proposed in front of the Eiffel Tower, we find it romantic and beautiful.
Every proposal is romantic, and no matter how many times people propose in front of Eiffel Tower, we'll always cheer for them.
35. Pride And Prejudice Themed Proposal
It is the kind of a marriage proposal that would make most romantic girls faint and miss the whole thing.
The lucky woman walked into her house and was not expecting in a million years that someone would propose her in such a special way.
36. You Set My Heart On Fire
As he risked his life for others several times in his career, he wanted to marry her and give her life a special purpose.
He proposed her in front of his entire fire department on December 4th, 2013, seven days before her birthday.
37. Potato Chip Rock Proposal
Here is a floating wedding proposal that doesn’t look safe. Nevertheless, even unsafe moments tend to become special when there is a marriage proposal.
The setting was perfect, and he didn't waste any time in proposing her.
38. On A Princess Carriage
Proposing your girlfriend on a princess carriage looks romantic, doesn't it?
As if riding on the carriage didn't make her feel special, he made her know that she is the princess of his dreams as well and he wants to marry her.
39. Be Careful Not To Drop The Ring...
This beautiful proposal at Lake Louise is heartwarming. She was not expecting it at all.
He had a secret photographer arranged just for this particular moment. He proposed, they kissed, and that was the start of their new journey together.
40. Harry Potter Themed Proposal
If you are planning on proposing someone, try to focus on something that they love. The lucky girl is a big fan of Harry Potter, and so he decided to propose her in the most unexpected way.
He used the Golden Snitch to ask her to marry him. Now that’s a way to propose to a Harry Potter diehard fan.
41. I Choose You
It can be tough to ask your lover to marry you. So why not do it in a style that she'll adore for the rest of her life.
As both of them love Pokémon, he decided to go with a Pokémon proposal. Great choice!
42. The Romantic Surfer
As both of them love to take on the waves and ride them, he decided it would best to propose her in a special way.
He went down on both knees and asked her to marry him with an innocent look in his eyes. She couldn’t believe her luck and she didn’t take much time to say ‘yes.’
43. A Snowy Proposal
Veronique and Ian met in the winter of 2008 during a season of skiing and snowboarding.
So he thought it would be more special to propose to her during a season of skiing and snowboarding.
44. On Mt. Whitney
When he presented the idea of going to Mt. Whitney, she just thought it they’ll have a good time.
She didn't know that he would propose to her on a heart-shaped rock on Mt. Whitney.
45. Snowboarding Proposal
When you want to propose someone, you do it at a place they like the most or during something they love to do.
He knew that proposing the love of life during snowboarding would be a great idea. Well, guess what…it was indeed a great idea.
46. The Penguins Are The Witnesses Of Our Love
By now, you should know that proposing is all about letting your future spouse know you know what they like.
She has loved penguins since she was in first grade. So he knew about the best place to propose to her.
47. Conquer The World With Me
He took her on top of a mountain and expressed the most significant desire of his life. He told her that he wants to marry her.
She wanted the same thing, and she couldn't wait for him to get up. She instantly said, ‘yes.'
48. Next To The Sharks
Someone posted the photo of a man proposing to his girlfriend. The photo was snapped at the Detroit Zoo aquarium.
With so much water around her, tears of happiness began to flow out of her eyes as well.
49. This Guy Took Sand Sculpting To The Next Level
This proposal shows that just a little effort can make any proposal special and memorable.
He didn’t spend a lot of money and yet he gave her a special memory to cheer for the rest of her life.
He proposed to her while scuba diving, hence making an ordinary diving experience into an extraordinary one.
He pulled out several white boards with writing on them and then finally he pulled out a ring.
51. Now That’s a Proposal
Like we have mentioned earlier, proposing while doing something your future partner loves is a really special way.
He hid a special surprise for her inside the box, and when she opened it, she knew what she had to say next. She instantly nodded her head and said, ‘yes.'
52. On The Last Page Of Their Photo Album
After the date, he told Amanda that they have to meet a colleague and as they waited on the bench for that colleague to come, he pulled out a photo album Amanda had made a year earlier.
He had changed the last page of the photo album to read “September 7th, 2013” as the header and “he popped the question…” as the footer. He then got down to one knee and proposed to her.
53. Doctor Who Box Proposal
If you and your bf/gf are fans of Doctor Who, then here is how you can propose to him/her.
It is a proposal that made us think that "Who" would ever say no to it.
54. Waves Of Love
It is such an adorable proposal. He started the memorable proposal by playing the guitar and even singing a little bit.
Then he dropped to one knee and asked her to marry him. Before she could say ‘yes,’ the waves crashed the proposal. Though she approved it afterward, the waves made the proposal even more romantic and memorable.
55. On An Elephant
It was November 23rd and the couple went to Thailand to spend quality time together.
When they were riding an elephant, he knew that bending one knee won't be possible, so it is best to propose to her then and there.
56. Proposing At The Top Of Larke La
When they planned to go at the top of Larke La, he had already planned in his mind that he would propose her.
At 5,135 meters, he proposed to her and filled her heart with warmth in the harsh weather condition.
57. The Best Gift For Christmas
Santa isn’t just reserved for Christmas; he can help you propose to the love of your life as well.
It is such a cute picture. As tears of joy came out of her eyes, the Santa comforted her.
58. Fairytale Proposal
Cody made her feel like she was standing in her own little fairytale when he took off her blindfold. He asked her for a dance, and she noticed that the song was in his voice.
“He had written me a song called "I Do," and when he got down on one knee at the end of it, I couldn't say yes fast enough," she wrote.
59. Jumbo Elephant Proposal
Elephants are known as highly sensitive, social, and intelligent animals. So, he thought it would be best to get their help in proposing to the love of her life.
She couldn’t say no to the proposal not in a million years because she equally loves him.
60. Sand Art #2
Adrian knew that Claudia loves sand sculptures, and he wanted to make the proposal more special for her.
He brought her to a particular place and proposed to her with the help of sand sculptures.
61. The Most Special Surprise
When he went down on one knee, she knew that he was going to propose to her.
It was a moment of surprise, confusion, and several other feelings. But most importantly, she knew that it was the most beautiful and special surprise ever.
62. In a Medieval Castle
When they visited the 200 years old medieval castle in Germany, she just went there to see the monumental structure.
She didn’t know that he would propose her at such a historical place.
63. Proposal On Empty Big Sur California Beach
When you fall in love with someone, it is one of the most beautiful feelings in the world.
He wanted to make the proposal special. So he decided to go with a double-layered candle heart proposal.
64. Ferret Proposal
He had a great plan that involved his four pet ferrets. He had signs on them, and each had word on it to form “will you marry me.”
How could she refuse a cute marriage proposal that involved four ferrets? She didn’t take much time in saying ‘yes.’
65. Beach Art Proposal
You might have seen beautiful marriage ceremonies at beaches or even some proposals as well, but have you seen this kind of a creative marriage proposal?
It seems like the guy is an artist and he didn't want a simple marriage proposal. Even if he hired someone to do it, we just loved it. And Angela loved it more than anyone else.
66. Under The Rialto Bridge
What’s so special about proposing under the Rialto Bridge? Well, two souls are going to spend the rest of their lives together, and that's pretty much special.
Although he didn’t know Italian, he learned how to say “will you marry me” in Italian.
67. Proposal in Parc Guell
They went on a vacation with friends, and she was expecting it to be a memorable occasion with nothing out of the ordinary.
But he totally surprised her with a knee drop. Their friends were ready to capture the heartwarming moment.