Monaco is a sovereign city-state located on the French Riviera. France borders this tiny country on three sides with the fourth being the Mediterranean Sea. World renowned for its municipality, Monte Carlo, this region dates all the way back to the occupation of the Romans and grew into one of the wealthiest areas in the world! This is also the second smallest country in the world, and the world's most populous; look into our Monte Carlo and Eze Full Day Sightseeing Excursion for exploring this wonderful place.
Known as the playground of the rich and famous, Monaco also has many historical sites worth visiting. With our Monaco Excursions, you can visit sites such as Casino Square and the Rock. Check out the Cafe de Paris, an elegant sidewalk cafe with expensive coffee, but the hobby of people watching will make the cost worthwhile. Of course, the Grand Casino is worth a visit with the Belle Epoque interior that will take you back to 1878. Please note that there is an entrance fee and a dress code. Maybe you would like to see the Hotel de Paris, one of the grandest hotels in the world where you'll pass by an impressive collection of Lamborghinis, Ferraris, Bentleys and Rolles.
Visit the Rock which is which is topped off by the Royal Palace and you'll discover that, nearby, is the Monaco Cathedral, the final resting place of Prince Rainier and Princess Grace.
Monaco is also known for its stunning opera house, the Grand Prix, and, of course, the casinos. It is recommended that you dress in a stylish manner while you visit this lovely area. Keep an eye out for celebrities that visit for film festivals, the historic beauty, or just to spend some time in the world-renowned casinos. We would also like to suggest that you do not forget your camera, these are photographs that you won't want to miss. Check out our Monte Carlo Art of Southern France Excursion for visiting the most popular museums.
Whatever your tastes, we are sure to have the Monaco Cruise Excursion that is just right for you including day trips to nearby Eze, Villefranche, Nice, Cannes and more. Check out all the excursions to find that perfect day for you, we offer different options such as our Monte Carlo Countryside and Wine Tasting Excursion and our Monte Carlo, Port Grimaud and Saint Tropez Sightseeing Excursion. Enjoy!
Fun Fact: Monaco used to be much smaller until it began reclaiming land from the sea.