It’s the season for love, and a proposal may be on your mind. If you’ve chosen your partner for life but are not sure where to pop the question, here’s a list of places sure to get you a ‘YES’.
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The Rajasthani city of Udaipur was dubbed ‘the most romantic spot on the continent of India’ in 1829 by a British officer. Its ornate palaces, temples and havelis straddle the shore of Lake Pichola and the white-marble Lake Palace seemingly floats on the lake’s gentle waters. Now a luxury hotel, it is a storybook setting for an ideal proposal.
Let your diamond ring bring some warmth in Kashmiri paradise Gulmarg’s snow-carpeted hills. With chilly winds blowing and a beautiful landscape around, the proposal will undoubtedly go a few notches up, making a memory of a lifetime for you and your partner. Pick your point- in the hills, snow or gondola- all make for a unique proposal.
Spread in ribbons over a steep mountain ridge, surrounded by emerald-green tea plantations and towered over by magnificent Khangchendzonga, Darjeeling is the definitive Indian hill station and a premier attraction. Bend the knee as your partner gazes at the majestic peaks leaving her/him open-mouthed and breaking all barriers of excitement for both of you.
Swallow love with every breath you take in Goa. The bounteous beaches, sand and sun have already set the stage for you; just the ring and your picture will be complete. You can choose to be romantic, spicy, cultural or even old-school, Goa will welcome it.
With breathtakingly beautiful coastline, lush forested interior, fantastic diving possibilities and a far-flung location, the Andaman Islands are a perfect place to woo your partner with promises of a lifetime. Let the shimmering turquoise waters remain in the backdrop as you and your partner get enveloped in multiple layers of affection.
The serene atmosphere of Kochi has been drawing lovers towards itself since many years. With sweetness in the air and tenderness in the culture, it makes one feel at home. You can choose what the moment will look like- winds blowing through your hair on the beach, dining on a cruise, or a bicycle ride- amaze your partner by pulling out the ring at the right moment. With the likely astound will come the most awaited ‘yes’ of your life.
Offering the most tranquil green areas, beautiful gardens, Raj-era bungalows and a luxuriously beautiful setting, Ooty becomes a utopia for lovers. Take the romantic miniature train journey and capture it for your life with the most unique proposal on-board.
The sweet-centre of India, Kolkata, will become a very unique destination as it is a deadly combination of beauty and romance. Set your dream proposal inside a tram, by the bridge, against the magnificent Victoria Memorial, by the lake or during sunset at Millennium Park. It is sure to take your partner by surprise and reward you with a love-loaded ‘Yes’.
With highest skylines, most beautiful gardens, delicious feasting places and a blended culture, Singapore becomes the perfect city to pop that question to your special one. Let all nervousness drive away and go with the flow. Give your act the ideal backdrop as you step down and woo your partner with all humility.
Venice is perhaps the most romantic place to propose your partner with all affection and modesty. With love hanging around every corner of the city, Venice is an ideal proposing destination and is sure to amaze your dear one as you pull out the ring and promise to love each other for life.