I know what you’re thinking. Isn’t it the guy who usually pampers the girlfriend? How many romantic comedies have you seen with the perfect guy planning the perfect date? I bet you couldn’t get count the number of perfect boyfriends with the perfect date ideas if you even tried. So this time, why not surprise the boyfriend? Let’s take a date to make him feel loved and pampered.

Here’s a list of date ideas to surprise your boyfriend with!


Make a Date Jar

Spend a couple hours with your boyfriend to brainstorm date ideas that you both enjoy or want to try. Once you’ve listed out a few ideas, write them on chits or pieces of paper and fold them up into smaller pieces. The next thing is to put them in a jar. Your Date Jar is ready. Now, every time you have trouble deciding what to do for a date, just pull out a chit from the date jar and you’re set!


Midnight Picnic

If there’s one thing that all boys love, its food. And who doesn’t love a midnight snack? So why not turn your midnight snack into a date? Enter: Midnight Picnic. This is probably the easiest thing you can do to surprise your boyfriend. No grand preparations or bookings required either. Just check the weather beforehand for a clear sky. Make some snacks, pick up a blanket, wake up your boyfriend and head to your favorite spot for a midnight picnic under the stars!


Book a Couple’s Massage or Spa Day

I know, boys don’t usually like the idea of a massage or a spa. That’s why you do it a couple of styles. Just book a spa or massage for both of you at your favorite spa. A day of relaxation with your partner is perfect. Knowing you’re also there, will make it more fun for him!


Plan an Outdoor Adventure

If your boyfriend is a fan of the great outdoors then this will be something he’ll love. If you live somewhere in the countryside, it’ll be a very easy way to plan something fun. But if you live in the city, it can be a great way to escape the city hustle-bustle into the country quite. A simple hike to the viewpoint or an overnight camping trip are some pretty simple ideas. To make it even more romantic and to be able to enjoy each other’s company, you can turn your phones off and just be one with each other.

If your boyfriend is an adrenaline junkie, then you can book a couple’s adventure sport. Lots of agencies cater to adventure sports that can be done as a couple. You can opt for something more on the extreme side like skydiving or bungee jumping. You can even opt for something less scary like mountain biking!


Book a Class Together

Is there something that you’ve both been wanting to learn? Why not sign up for the class together. This can be a great way to spend time together and learn something new. It can be a regular activity that you do together. If you haven’t discussed any particular class, some great ideas can be a class on cooking, mixology, art, dancing or even baking!


A Treasure Hunt

This idea works best with cute DIY products. Plant a few clues and hints that lead him to a reward. The reward can be anything, ranging from a gift to a simple date or even you, yourself! To make things even more fun, attach every clue to a small gift for him. This way it’ll be fun for him, while also pampering him with small trinkets.


When it comes to a date, the only thing that matters is that you’re together and it’s fun. So make sure he has lots of fun and a lot more time with you. This is your fail-safe guide to the perfect date!