Monaco is right in the heart of Europe, 23 kilometres from Nice Cote d’Azur International Airport. It is the second smallest country in the world with just 2 square kilometres in size. For 300 days of sun every year, Monaco enjoys the ever-comfortable Mediterranean climate. Furthermore, Monaco is a world-class economy, with an influential voice on the international scene and a leader on sustainable development.
The Principality of Monaco has its roots dating back to 1297 when the Grimaldi family took sovereignty of the territory, and built its fortress on Le Rocher, where the Palace of Monaco currently sits in. The royal family still reigns over the Principality, with Prince Albert II of Monaco as the head of state.
Experience the real Monegasque lifestyle – art & culture, food, shopping, nightlife, sports–there is definitely something interesting for you! The Casino de Monte-Carlo, Oceanographic Museum and the Cathedral of Monaco are must-visits in the Principality.
With more than 700 events being held in just 2.02 square kilometers, Monaco is action-packed all year round. You cannot miss the Formula 1 Grand Prix in May every year, with the Historic Grand Prix and E-Prix also held every other year.
Monaco is For You
Monaco is not just a destination, it’s the experience of a lifetime.
For more than a century, it has been an aspirational symbol of luxury and glamour.
What the country lacks in size, it makes up for in history, culture, entertainment and character. Today it is reinventing itself while preserving its environment.
It is home to numerous festivals, international sporting events, variety of museums, world-class hotels, exclusive shopping, sumptuous gastronomy and vibrant nightlife scene.
Whether you look for a romantic or family gateway, a city break or a revitalizing experience, Monaco is FOR YOU.