From riverside strolls to hill-top views of the city, Norwich has plenty of romantic spots to visit with your significant other.

Here are seven of the most romantic places in the city to sweep your loved one off their feet. 

1. Norwich Cathedral

Eastern Daily Press: Norwich Cathedral is a great spot to spend a romantic afternoonNorwich Cathedral is a great spot to spend a romantic afternoon (Image: Ella Wilkinson)Nestled in the heart of our fine city, take a stroll through the charming grounds of Norwich Cathedral.

With a spire that has risen above the city skyline for more than 900 years, explore the ancient architecture of this historic treasure.  

And with the cathedral playing host to countless weddings, it could inspire your partner to pop that big question.

2. Mousehold Heath

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Tucked up in the city's upper heathland, you'll find some of Norwich's best viewpoints at Mousehold Heath.

For the best sights at the top of this popular peak, hike up the hill at dusk to see the shining night lights of the city skyline.

Or, if you're an early bird, enjoy a romantic sunrise.

3. River Wensum

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From strolling along the riverside paths to renting a rowing boat, the River Wensum has so much to offer lovebirds in the city.

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For those wanting to enjoy a quiet day, pack a picnic and pick a quayside spot to watch the day go by.

4. Plantation Garden

Eastern Daily Press:  Plantation Garden is one of the prettiest spots in Norwich Plantation Garden is one of the prettiest spots in Norwich (Image: Newsquest)A secret mid-Victorian garden off Earlham Road, Plantation Garden is a great date spot in Norwich for those who enjoy the outdoors. 

A gothic fountain takes centre stage in this ornamental sunken garden, surrounded by winding paths and bridges trailing above the greenery. 

Entry to the garden, described as "a haven of peace and tranquillity" is £2. 

5. Norwich Lanes 

Eastern Daily Press: The Norwich Lanes are full of cute places to exploreThe Norwich Lanes are full of cute places to explore (Image: Denise Bradley)Along the cobbled roads of the city's historic and award-winning Norwich Lanes, surprise your loved one and grab a coffee for two.

Spend your day exploring the city's finest independent restaurants, shops, cafes and bars. ​

6. UEA Lake

Eastern Daily Press: The lake at the UEA is a favourite with couplesThe lake at the UEA is a favourite with couples (Image: scenic views, spot some stunning Norfolk wildlife at UEA's lake, with several paths that curve around the campus meadows.

Find the perfect picnic spot and watch as people kayak along the river, joggers trail the paths, and families feed the ducks. 

7. Eaton Park

Eastern Daily Press: A stunning sunset at Eaton ParkA stunning sunset at Eaton Park (Image: Sarah Marples/iwitness)Decked out with tennis courts, crazy golf, and a café, grab a park bench for two at Eaton Park in South Park Avenue.

Follow the romantic tree-lined avenues to the pavilion bandstand where there is plenty of seating for you to enjoy your partner's company.

Spot the heron that resides in the sunken lily pond, or explore the circular rose garden in the park's southeast corner.