As a photographer, I get quite a few inquiries to take photos of surprise proposals in Provence. It’s so much fun! I offer suggestions for romantic spots that are easy to find (to make sure I don’t miss the moment) as well as a bottle of champagne! The landscapes of this part of the world lend themselves perfectly to that dreamy, exciting moment.
Here is my list of the best spots in Provence to pop the question:
For the view:
Both of these suggestions are castle ruins. They’re perfect because they have gorgeous views while having big enough grounds to find a quiet spot away from anyone else.
Château les Baux de Provence
This Chateau crowns a medieval hilltop town. It looks out over Les Alpilles mountains and national park. The valley hasn’t changed since Roman times when olives and vines were planted here in abundance. The capital of all things olive oil, there are plenty of romantic places to go to for a special lunch or dinner to celebrate your moment.