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Monaco Grand Prix

Monaco, Cote d'Azur, France

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Formula one car driving around corner in city street infront of Casino Monte Carlo

The world’s most prestigious automobile races, with a track winding through the winding streets of this billionaires’ playground. Monaco is the height of Formula One glamour.

Adult price: £50

Min age 6

Best for ages 13+

Duration: 4 days

When: Last weekend May

Frequency: annually

Monte Carlo Casino

Monaco, Cote d'Azur, France

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Entrance to famous Casino Monte Carlo, Monaco on a sunny day

The world’s most famous and prestigious casino – in one of the world’s casino capitals – oozes glamour, history, and class.

Best for ages 18+

Drive the Grande Corniche

Eze, Cote d'Azur, France

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White convertible driving on a cliff-side highway looking down over Monaco

Take one of Europe’s most scenic, exhilarating drives, with eagle-eye views of the sparkling French coastline.

Best for ages 18+

Duration: 2-4 hours

Cafe de Paris Monte-Carlo

Monaco, Cote d'Azur, France

Exterior of the green roofed, Belle Epoque cafe de paris with terrace in front

The famous Belle Epoque café, with its lovely outdoor terrace, is the place for a rendez-vous (and people watching) in Monaco. In a prime central location, go for lunch, dinner or a well-deserved cocktail. After some ‘Dutch courage’, try your luck at one of Monaco’s famous casinos nearby.

Best for ages 18+

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Monaco Oceanographic Museum

Monaco, Cote d'Azur, France

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Exterior of grand, ocean-front museum perched directly on a cliff

Founded in 1906 by Prince Albert I, Monaco’s Musee Oceanographique is one of the oldest scientific marine institutes anywhere. Spectacular aquariums and treasures from ocean voyages, located in a remarkable wedding-cake building cascading over cliffs.

Adult price: £12

Best for ages 4+

Prince’s Palace of Monaco

Monaco , Cote d'Azur, France

Grand, cream-coloured palace's front entrance courtyard on a sunny day

Set scenically on a cliff, the palace home of the Monaco monarchy has opulent state apartments, family portraits and unrivalled views over the yacht-packed marina.

Adult price: £7

Best for ages 13+

Exotic Garden of Monaco

Monaco, Cote d'Azur, France

Path through a garden with giant plants and cacti on each side

If it all gets too much, head to the stunning 75-year-old Jardin Exotique, with its surreal collection of cacti, a stalactite Observatory Cave inhabited 250,000 years ago, and an anthropology museum. Open Tuesday to Saturday. Guided tours on Saturdya by appointment.

Adult price: £6

Best for ages 8+

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Mala Beach

Monaco , Cote d'Azur, France

Gorgeous and secluded white-sand beach nestled in between jagged cliffs

A stunning white sand and pebble beach under pale golden cliffs just west of Monaco. Accessed by steep steps, this shallow cove is both glamorous and exclusive. Mala has two public areas and two chic beach clubs: Eden Plage and the Reserve de Mala – both romantic at sunset, serving cocktails by candlelight and playing music after dark.

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