10 Over-the-Top Places to Get Engaged

We've scoped out some of the most romantic, crazy-amazing hotels around the world—from a 16th century castle to a five-star fantasy overlooking one of the world's greatest monuments for love—where he can put a ring on it.

Agra, India: Oberoi Amarvilas

The wow factor: Proposal at one of the "new" seven wonders of the world

Check into this opulent resort and you will be in the backyard of the Taj Mahal—1,900 feet away, to be exact. All 102 utterly lavish rooms at the Oberoi, done up in marbles and teaks, overlook this domed monument to a beloved wife, built in 1632. Celebrate your engagement with a three-hour "Spirit of Ayurveda" treatment, which incorporates traditional massage and shiordhara, where warm oil is drizzled over your third eye to calm the mind.

Rooms from $760, Oberoi Amarvilas

Photo: Courtesy of Oberoi Hotels