Not only Venice is one of the most beautiful places in the World, but also it’s a place with the most iconic locations to propose to your loved one.
Undoubtedly, Venice is an amazing place to start your story. The best proposal spots are in the most romantic areas of Venice, such as the Rialto Bridge, Saint Mark’s Square, and San Marco Basilica.
Top Locations to Propose in Venice: Piazza San Marco
Piazza San Marco is the most famous among the top locations to propose in Venice, Italy. You find it in front of the Doge’s Palace and it is in the center of Venice. The architecture in this square is very beautiful and it has a lot of buildings and monuments that one should see visiting Venice. The other monument worth mentioning is Campanile or Bell Tower whose architecture, Giuseppe Sardi, replaced an older tower that collapsed because it had been weakened by two earthquakes that happened during those years. This is the top location to propose in Venice in the early morning before it becomes crowded.
The Rialto Bridge
The Rialto Bridge is a bridge in the city of Venice, Italy. It is one of the oldest bridges across the Grand Canal and was the longest bridge in Venice until it was superseded by the Ponte della Costituzione in 2008. The Rialto Bridge is considered one of Venice’s most iconic landmarks. It’s an ideal place to propose both in the early morning or late evening. Also, the Rialto Bridge in Venice is one of the top locations to propose while your gondola ride.
The Basilica of Santa Maria Della Salute
The Basilica of Santa Maria Della Salute is one of the most picturesque among the top locations to propose in Venice. Moreover, you find it on the Grand Canal, and it was built to commemorate the end of the plague. The Salute was built by order of the Doge Francesco Erizzo with designs by Baldassarre Longhena. It took six years to build it. It’s one of the top locations in Venice for a gondola or water taxi surprise proposal. Also, it’s a perfect background for your early morning or late evening intimate engagement.
The Dorsoduro area
The Dorsoduro area is the last among the top locations to propose in Venice. It is located on the southwestern side of Venice and includes Giudecca island. You find this spot within the Dorsoduro area by the Grand Canal. It’s the best place to capture the “YES” moment over St Marks Square in the background escaping from the usual evening crowds.
Besides being one of the most romantic proposal destinations, Venice is an ideal place to have your engagement photos done. This photoshoot is an idea of how to capture your love in the winter floating city. Send me an email or just drop me a DM on Instagram. Can’t wait to hear about your love story and know about your proposal ideas!