Excursion: The Fairy Tale of The Principality

Excursion: The Fairy Tale of The Principality

An excursion to experience the the Fairy Tale of the Principality of Monaco, with the exploration of the ancient Rocca fortress as well as the more modern and sophisticated Monte Carlo, with its Casino and luxury boutiques

* Transfer to Monaco (40 km – 1h 30 min. approx.) along the scenic coastal road that passes through Bordighera, Ventimiglia, Menton and Cap Martin.

* Before going in to the city we recommend visiting the Exotic Gardens of Monte Carlo, filled with over 6,000 varieties of plants and cacti from around the world, and offering unparalleled views of the coast.

*Once near the harbor,  you’ll be able to park and visit the fortress and the old town, where you can discover the famous Oceanographic Museum and watch the traditional changing of the guard in front of the Palazzo del Principe, which is open to the public from May to October.  In the midst of artisan workshops and little shops,  you can also dine in delightful restaurants.

* In the afternoon, you cannot miss stopping at the elegant Place du Casino, with access to the casino gaming halls, the Café de Paris and the American Sun Casino.

* Before returning,  we suggest a pleasant walk in the Japanese garden dedicated to the memory of Princess Grace.

Return by road. (40 km – 45 min. approx.)