Valentine’s day is round the corner and so is the time for planning cute surprises for your boyfriend, because let's face it - who does not love being surprised?
Romantic surprises for your boyfriend will spice up your relationship and make him feel loved. A surprise for him is the sweetest gesture that you can do for your boyfriend that will make him feel special and strengthen your relationship. It reignites the lost spark in your relationship and even makes it a core memory to remember years later.
A surprise plan for your boyfriend will not take you a lot of time to execute as we have curated a list of romantic surprise ideas for your boyfriend:
1. A surprise date night
Planning a surprise for your loved one is not necessarily to be done on a birthday or anniversary. How about doing it for Valentine’s Day this time?
Plan a cute surprise for him at his favourite restaurant or cafe. Try and discuss with the manager to keep aside a separate corner which you may decorate with balloons or other party decorations. You can even talk to the restaurant staff to decorate the table with roses and candles, making it extra special.
2. Leave little notes on the mirror
How about waking up to little love notes in front of the mirror? This is a cute surprise idea for your boyfriend which is very easy to plan. All you need are some sticky notes and a black marker pen to write the notes. It is said that writing words of love make your other half feel loved, welcomed and supported. You can in fact stick these notes at different times of the day. This surprise for him will make him feel valued and show him how much you love him.
3. Sign him up for a professional massage
Who said that only ladies like to be pampered? Even men like to be pampered. How about booking a massage service for your boyfriend as a surprise? In today’s world with hectic job schedules, a relaxing massage at the end of the day is the perfect therapy you need. Book a 60-minute or a 90-minute surprise massage for your boyfriend which will help him release all his work stress and give him that much-needed relief.
4. Plan a movie night
Most of us like staying indoors these days. How about planning a cosy Valentine’s Day movie night surprise for your boyfriend? You can set up a cosy little corner in your house by putting fairy lights, soft pillows and a blanket. Keep his favourite movie ready along with a tub of popcorn that you both can enjoy while watching the movie. A movie night is the perfect surprise gift for your boyfriend this Valentine’s day.
5. Sign up for a class together
When you are planning a surprise for your boyfriend, think of all those times when he wanted to enrol for a music or fitness or dance or painting class but could not gather the time to do it. Now is the perfect time for you to fulfil his pending wish. Sign him up for his hobby class and let it be a surprise for him. This will make him feel that you keep his interests in mind and always make an effort towards recognising the same.
This is also the perfect way to rekindle all his hobbies which he may have left before.
6. Book a ticket to an event
If you stay in a metro city, there are high chances that there are a couple of interesting events coming up in the month of February. If you feel that your boyfriend would be interested in attending one or more of these events, plan a surprise for him by booking a ticket to one or more of these events. This will make him super happy and even make him feel loved as he attends the event with his better half.
7. Fuel up his car's tank
If you and your boyfriend own a car, it would be a great idea to fill the fuel of his car. Imagine your boyfriend sitting inside his car to see a full tank. How cool would that be? This cute surprise for him will make him super happy as he drives to work after this surprise.
8. Gift a pet
If you and your boyfriend are pet lovers, it would be a great idea to surprise him with a pet. This may be the cutest surprise plan for your boyfriend as he comes home to a little tiny creature waiting to love him. This surprise is one cool way to impress your boyfriend who has a soft corner for pets. But get a pet only if you're sure of the commitment it takes to love and care for a fur baby.
9. Paint together
Painting together is one of the best ways to bond with your partner. How about planning a paint date for your boyfriend? You can either plan it at home or book an art class for both of you. In case you are looking for how to surprise your boyfriend, painting together is an easy and doable idea that will also help you bond together.
10. Cook his favourite meal
If you love cooking and your boyfriend loves trying different types of food and drinks, this may be the perfect romantic surprise for your boyfriend. You can cull out the best recipes from online sources depending on your boyfriend’s taste and whip great food for him, especially on Valentine’s Day. Pair this dish with wine and plan a candlelight dinner at home.
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11. Write a poem
You may not be the best creative person but attempting to write a sweet little poem for your boyfriend could be the best surprise for him. This surprise plan for your boyfriend needs a little bit of brainstorming in advance to come up with lines you want to dedicate to him. This attempt by you will make him feel very valued and loved as he sees the feelings you have for him. Poems like these can be reserved for a lifetime and he can always go back to it whenever he misses you.
12. Plan a picnic
This surprise plan for your boyfriend may need advance planning and some discussion beforehand. You can plan a fun picnic weekend with your boyfriend where you both can play board games, enjoy the outdoors, eat tasty food and click loads of pictures. This romantic surprise for your boyfriend will not just surprise him, but also encourage you both to take a break from the daily schedule.
13. Pictures or video slideshow
How about getting together all the pictures or videos of your memorable events and making a slideshow of them as a romantic surprise for your boyfriend? This is not very difficult to make and you can execute this while you’re at work also. You can plug this into your television and show it to your boyfriend on a special day on the big screen. Your boyfriend can always go back to this video whenever he feels like as he will have it with him on his mobile phone.
14. Pay a surprise visit
If you and your boyfriend stay in the same city, you can plan to pay a surprise visit to your boyfriend at his workplace. This will be a great surprise for him and this gesture will touch him deeply. In case he is staying in a different city, book your tickets and go to surprise him. Paying a visit to him in person is the deepest form of love and affection.
15. Send him flowers and chocolate
While flowers and chocolates may be a girl thing, it is a myth that needs to be broken. Even men like receiving flowers and chocolates as a gift. We are sure that you know about your boyfriend’s favourite chocolate and flowers. Book them in advance and either send them to his workplace or keep it ready at home before he comes from work. This surprise idea for boyfriends is the most underrated though it's the easiest to execute.
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