29 Feb

Top five places for a Leap Year proposal

As you can only propose on February 29th every four years it is unique experience, so why not pick a destination to match? We’ve rounded up some of our favourite destinations for a leap year proposal.

Monte Carlo

February 29th only occurs every 1/1406 days, so why not head to a place that’s all about beating the odds? With a true sense of glamour, James Bond, and the sun and sand of the Riviera, this is a timeless classic.

China, The Silk Road

Proposing to an adventurous partner? Follow in the steps of Marco Polo, one of the world’s greatest explorers. With spectacular countryside and vibrant atmosphere this is fascinating place for a memorable proposal.

The Great Barrier Reef

Whether you’re after sun, sea or adventure this is a truly unique place to propose in. Even better, pristine beaches mean you can top up your tan after popping the question.


For a truly spectacular leap year proposal, head to the Thingvellir national park just outside the capital for your chance to propose under the Northern Lights. The landscape provides a dramatic setting, and you can relax in the Blue Lagoon for the rest of your trip.


For the true romantic, nothing could beat the City of Love – even in a leap year. From the Eiffel Tower to the Notre Dame, you’ll be spoilt for choice about where to propose in Paris.